Estimator Since our 1979 inception as Philadelphia's tenant fit-out specialist, our commitment to excellence and strong partnerships has made us a renowned expert in complex urban infill projects.
From the new construction of high-rise, mixed-use towers to the re-purposing, major renovation and historic restoration of existing structures, we have become one of the most versatile full-service Construction Management General Contractors in the Northeast.What You Will Be Doing- Experience in tracking as-builts and coordinating Municipal sign offs to obtain performance and payment bond releases from public agencies as soon as work is complete.- Establish and maintain respectful and cooperative work relationships with co-workers, field personnel, sub-contractors, architects, owners, general contractors and other business associates.- Maintains status of plan reproduction.- Solicits and maintains communication with sub-contracts and vendors.- Transmits addenda and other bid information to sub-contractors.- Prepares sub-contractor bid packages and Request for Proposals (RFPs).- Ensures that there is proper coverage from sub-contractors on bid day.- Contacts supply houses to obtain additional sub-contractor bids.- Shows creativity and resourcefulness to gain better pricing for sub-contractors.- Submits 100% of bids and budgets by the bid deadline.- Enters all relevant information in bid spreads.- Proficient in blue print reading.- Experience with high density wood (wood frame construction).- Ability to work in a fast paced environment.- Responsible for ensuring that all quality surveys and pricing are accurate and complete.- Provide support for the development of bidding strategies by debriefing the sales person on the job and of its elements.- Compile list of type of materials or equipment requirements, utilizing knowledge of services to be performed, or type of structure to be built using blueprints and specifications.- Itemize tools, fixtures, or equipment to be manufactured by company or purchased from outside sources.- Compute cost estimates for materials, purchased equipment, subcontracted work, production activities and requirements, and labor.- Accomplishes all tasks as appropriately assigned or requested.- Ability to know and follow professional work practices, company policies, procedures and guidelines.- Demonstrate sound judgment and meet work commitments.Additional Duties and Responsibilities:- Perform comprehensive bid day analysis and scoping of specific assigned trades.- Understand how to fit subs to the size/scope of the project.- Creates bid lists that fit scope of job, ensuring that we have the right subs for the project.- Minimize exclusions by doing research.- Include value-engineering ideas on every bid.- Property turns over bid documents and sub buyout information to Project Management in a timely manner.- Reviews drawings with Project Management team and highlight areas of concern.- Handles all subcontractor interactions in a manner designed to build a long term relationship.- Builds strong team relationships with other departments within our company, including but not limited to project management, marketing, business development, accounting and superintendents.- Seek and qualifies new subcontractors.- Provides subs with as much information as possible (PM, Super, permit status, etc.
).- Ensures that Subs are aware of (and commit to) the project schedule.- Awards subs in a timely manner to ensure release of materials and thoroughly checks requirements to buy the proper scope.What You Need for this PositionMore Than 5 Years of experience and knowledge of:- Commercial Estimating- Multifamily Estimating- Office Industrial Estimating- Hospitality Estimating- Education/Institutional Estimating- Preconstruction- BiddingWhat's In It for You- Vacation/PTO- Medical- Dental- Vision- Bonus- 401(k)So, if you are a Estimator with experience, please apply today!
- Applicants must be authorized to work in the U.S. CyberCoders, Inc is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Your Right to Work In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.
Location/Region: Philadelphia, PA (US)