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Construction Estimator

Livonia, MI 48150

Posted: 03/18/2024 Industry: Construction Job Number: KK954642219 Pay Rate: $85000-95000 / year

Job Description

Construction Estimator up to $95,000/yr - Livonia, MI
Do you have experience working in construction estimating and project management accurate cost estimates, researching products, preparing reports, project management functions, and monitoring forecasts? If so, this could be a fantastic opportunity for you!
  • Identifies labor, material, and time requirements by studying proposals, construction plans, specifications, and related documents. Visits project sites when necessary.
  • Identify and evaluate bid opportunities
  • Develop competitor profiles
  • Obtains bids from vendors and subcontractors by specifying materials, identifying qualified subcontractors, and negotiating prices.
  • Computes cost factors and prepares estimates. Coordinate successful estimates with field personnel.
  • Calculate and analyze costs to ensure all requirements are met.
  • Copy and submit the bid/quote on time either in person, by fax, or electronically.
  • Executes contract agreements, and assists with plan preparation, and estimates. 
  • Conducts special studies to develop and establish standard hours and related cost data or effect cost reductions.
  • Ability to analyze bid statistics and develop competitor profiles.
  • Write correspondence letters compile submittal information, and review shop drawings, material designs, and all other necessary documents so that the project can begin and function properly.
  • Coordinate project progress analysis and post-project cost reviews.
  • Ensure accurate trend reports and monthly projections
  • Take part in performance dialogues and meetings
  • Notify subcontractors and suppliers of anticipated start and delivery needs.
  • Schedule pre-job meetings and progress meetings both internally and with the owner.
  • Review job quantities, approve invoices, and subcontractor payments, prepare extra work change orders, and monitor job costs.
  • Review, tabulate, and negotiate final quantity agreements with owner and/or Prime contractor to ensure 100% payment for all work performed.
  • Review monthly account receivables and cash aging reports.
  • Bachelor’s Degree –Construction Management or related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Working knowledge of the concrete/masonry restoration process
  • 3+ years of proven experience in cost estimating and project management
  • Demonstrates leadership, communication, teamwork, and problem-solving skills
  • Self-motivated and passionate about delivering exceptional client service
  • Proficient in Procore and Microsoft Office
A day in the life at this company for this position consists of showing up and working 7am-5pm, M-F. In this position, you’d be mainly responsible for construction estimating and project management giving accurate cost estimates, research products, preparing reports, project management functions, and monitoring forecasts. This is a great opportunity to get in with a MASSIVE construction company!
There is an opportunity to be hired in at this extremely busy local company!
Let’s go to work!  Apply online today or call our office at 734-513-5829!
Workbox Staffing Benefits:
  • Weekly Pay
  • Hire-in Opportunities
  • Benefits including Health, Life, and Dental 
Veteran Friendly and Equal Opportunity Employer

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