Lead Estimator-Commercial/Vertical Construction
Wharton-Smith, Inc. - Gulfport, MS

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Position Overview:

Wharton-Smith, Inc is currently seeking an experienced Lead Estimator with Commerical/Vertical Construction background. In this role, the successful candidate will be responsible for the overall development of project documents (including detailed estimate sheets), attend client meetings, work with subcontractors during all phases of bidding, analysis and estimating processes.


Primary Responsibilities :

Communicate and work with design team to develop project documents at various design stages

Attend design meetings, advise clients of design decisions which affect cost and offer creative alternatives as well as practical cost-savings suggestions

Estimate project cost for multiple divisions, including detailed quantity take-off

Communicate with design team to resolve issues with plans & specifications

Coordinate with other estimators to eliminate gap or overlap issues

Produce accurate and correctly-formatted worksheets with all estimate and bid information - transfer same to Division Manager to incorporation in project estimate

Maintain all project files and documentation utilizing the latest templates, programs and systems required for estimating

Participate in post-bid revisions, meetings and negotiations

Investigate and understand underlying logic and market forces affecting cost

Participate in job transfer meetings

Visit jobsites to stay current with construction techniques and technology

Assist other bid team members in resolving problems during the estimating process



5+ years as a Lead Estimator in Commercial/Vertical Construction

Experienced in Lump Sum Bids, Conceptual Estimating and GMP

Involvement in estimating in all CSI Divisions

Good organizational and communication skills

Computer Skills (Microsoft office) and knowledge of MC2

Apply today (Choose 1 form only):

On-line or E-mail only to hrogers@whartonsmith.com

No Phone Calls Please!

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