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Company: Jobot
Location: Wilmington
Posted on: May 16, 2022

Job Description:

Estimator with DOD/Federal and small commercial construction estimating experience! Wilmington, NC!

This Jobot Job is hosted by Brandon Henshaw

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Salary $75,000 - $100,000 per year

A Bit About Us

Since 1992, we have delivered excellence, quality, and innovation to federal, commercial and telecommunication construction projects for customers across the globe. Headquartered in Wilmington, NC our small, but growing team has come together to build the spaces that matter most to our community.

We have an immediate opening for a proven commercial Estimator in our Wilmington, NC corporate office. This person will join in our pursuit of new business, provide complete project estimates, evaluate bid specifications, build relationships with our partners, and advance our brand by helping us win work.

Why join us?

What you'll do

Analyze project specifications and RFPs to prepare cost, material, and labor estimates for commercial construction projects, adhering to the standard project estimation, approval, and change control process.

Solicit, consult, and manage relationships with subcontractors, vendors, and material suppliers.

Prepare scope of work and transmits bid information for subcontractors

Preforms bid day analysis to ensure coverages of subcontractors, compiles bid list and provides multiple bidders within each trade.

Develops RFI's and clarifications and ensures adequate subcontractor coverage and subcontractor interest.

Follows up on submitted bids and budgets with Architect, Owners, Construction Manager, and project stakeholders to generate business.

Awards subcontractors in a timely manner to ensure release of materials.

Partners with Project Managers to review drawings, job cost and project schedule.

Preforms buy-out of awarded projects and provides bid documents and buy-out information to Project Managers in a timely manner.

Develop approaches to minimize issues, risks and conflicts and escalate when necessary.

Implement a "value engineering" approach for bidding and estimating each project while ensuring company quality and standards are being met.

Participate in bid meetings and regularly conduct site visits when schedules allow.

Job Details


Bachelor's degree in engineering, engineering technology, construction management, construction technology, business or equivalent.

5 or more years of experience in commercial construction, specifically within an estimating, preconstruction or operations function.

Proficiency with estimating applications/software, Microsoft Office, Outlook, etc.

Project types DOD/government, municipality, multi-family, hospitality, retail, educational, religious.

We offer competitive base salary, career development opportunities, bonus incentive, medical/dental/vision insurance, life and AD&D insurance, short-term and long-term disability, company HSA contribution, retirement program, 401k company match, paid time off, holidays and work/life balance.

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Keywords: Jobot, Wilmington , Estimator, Professions , Wilmington, North Carolina

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