Estimator

Proudly Serving NYC for Over 20 Years

Responsibilities:

  • Prepare detailed and accurate cost estimates and final bid pricing
  • Understanding of interior finishes and architectural drawings
  • Ability to conduct analysis of construction plans and specifications
  • Perform quantity take-offs using computer-based software
  • Complete all leveling sheets/review with GC estimators to confirm/clarify scope
  • Maintain current price database
  • Understanding of bid documents, cost breakdowns, leveling sheets, addendums, etc.
  • Ability to review specifications of incoming bids and addendums to ensure our scope is covered.
  • Understanding of change order estimates, ASI, Bulletins, Etc.
  • Ability to submit RFI’s and review bids as needed, while communicating with clients to ensure all requests are met.
  • Attend on-site pre-bid meetings when required. Flexibility for regional travel required
  • Participate in actual cost vs. estimated cost analysis meetings
  • Ability to compile assembly costs, productivity reports, crew size and composition
  • Awareness of past & current proposals (i.e. following up on status of proposals sent, reviewing scope of work with clients, etc.)

Qualifications:

  • 4 year college degree or equivalent in construction/engineering/architecture related field preferred
  • Knowledge of Sage Estimating Software or other comparable software
  • Knowledge of Cost Estimating Software such as Bluebeam and Procore
  • Understanding of terrazzo and resinous flooring systems a plus
  • Construction Cost estimating experience a plus
  • Must have strong Knowledge of Division 09 specifications
  • Must have advanced Microsoft Excel skills.
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Ability to meet deadline
  • Ability to work independently and exercise judgment