Estimator

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  • Nashville, TN
  • Oct 16, 2018
Full time

Job Description

Estimator : Nashville TN Salary Range: $75-85,000 / year Why work for us? Our company builds green high efficiency custom designed homes. We offer high quality finishes, greater efficiency, superior architectural design and functionality, greater attention to detail, better durability, third party independent testing and outstanding value at every price point. We have optimized our green features to provide the maximum return on your investment. OUR MISSION. We strive to be the leader in high-quality new construction homes and developments in Nashville. Our constant focus on customer delight, innovation and unparalleled quality contribute to our lasting customer and vendor relationships and establishes our commitment to our environment and local communities. OUR WORK. Our work is recognized throughout Nashville as high quality residential and commercial new construction. We pride ourselves in contributing to Nashville’s consistent growth while keeping focus on our communities and neighborhoods. Learn more about our work and our commitment to quality by applying for our Estimator position and meeting with us. What you’ll be doing. The Estimator Position works closely with Project Managers and the Development Department To determine the cost associated with completing the scope of work. This position is responsible for completing quantity take-offs, preparing cost estimates, communicating with sub trades to determine the financial need of completing a project. Some skills you’ll need: 4+ years’ experience in construction estimating Experience with civil/commercial site work would be helpful. Able to read architectural plans and develop cost estimates Strong understanding of residential and commercial processes Proficient with MS Word, Excel, MS Project, Primavera (not required), AIA Documentation Able to multi-task and meet strict deadlines Impeccable problem-solving skills Accomplish goals in a team environment Demonstrate professionalism and maintain a positive attitude Estimator Responsibilities - Analyze drawings, specifications and other documentation to prepare detailed comprehensive cost estimates - Communicate with trade partners and team members regarding new and current projects - Coordinate with the client on all changes in scope, questions or clarifications regarding the work, during the bidding process - Prepare, issue, receive and review supplier and subcontractor proposals and pricing - Act as a resource to project management during the award/start-up phase to clarify any issues regarding what was considered in the estimate - Prepare estimates and purchase orders in detail for all products - Ensure timely completion of estimates - Understand scope of work to bid - Prepare cost analysis - Establish and maintain working relationships with vendors and subcontractors - Negotiate and maintain active price lists for all trades and vendors Benefits of Employment: Bonus Insurance Time Off 401(k) Truck/Gas Addl perks of the position/company

Salary

$75,000 - $82,000