Senior Pre-construction Estimator needed in our Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas Construction Division. Must be experienced with producing conceptual and hard bid estimates for Industrial, Manufacturing, Aviation, and Central Utility Plant construction projects. Primary focus will be providing Construction Estimates for clients and building estimating division to support our Design-Build Construction Group.
Primary responsibilities include:
Create conceptual and detailed estimates on a variety of commercial and industrial projects.
Support business development by providing and presenting credible recommendations to clients on project feasibility, project delivery and contracting methods.
Coordinate and cultivate strong business relationships with key Subcontractors and Clients.
Lead, motivate, manage a team and effectively interact with senior leadership.
Develop and implement competitive bidding strategies to increase our odds of success in procuring profitable work.
Accumulate, evaluate, and document historical cost data, current trends, and construction procedures and methods in order to keep current with estimating standards and databases.
Specific Duties may include:
Review project plans and specifications, prepare quantity takeoffs and price all aspects of the project.
Producing preliminary schedules and pricing general conditions.
Coordinate solicitations, MBE requirements, bidding documents and job walks.
Analyze subcontract bids and negotiate complete scopes of work at competitive prices.
Manage, organize and or be a part of the overall bid and proposal process.
Other duties as assigned.
Bachelor's degree in construction management, engineering, related degree from accredited program or equivalent experience.
Minimum of 10 years experience producing conceptual and hard bid estimates for Industrial, Manufacturing, Aviation, and Central Utility Plant construction projects required.
Must have the ability to provide conceptual and detailed estimates on a variety of commercial and industrial projects.
Must have the ability to lead, motivate, manage a team and effectively interact with senior leadership.
Proficient computer skills and knowledge of Excel required.
Experience with On-Screen Takeoff Pro, M2, Success and MC2 a plus.
Excellent written & verbal communication skills.
Candidate must be a professional with a positive attitude and have a proven track record of success, stability and longevity in their work experience.
Strong analytical and problem solving skills.
This position requires an individual capable of applying intensive and diversified knowledge of principles and practices to broad areas of complex assignments.
Must be highly organized and capable of devising new approaches to problems encountered with attention to detail and quality.
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Burns & McDonnell - 10 months ago
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