9651 Hawkins Drive Manassas, Virginia 20109 Tel: (571) 292-5900
 

Mid-Level Estimator

Mid-Level Estimator 

We are seeking a Mid-Level Estimator with 5 years of commercial masonry and/or construction experience.  Growth opportunity with dynamic, multi-service specialty contractor for right candidate.

Estimators will collaborate with architects, engineers, owners, and subcontractors and need to have the following skills:

  • Ability to prepare detailed and accurate quantity surveys.
  • Must have knowledge and understanding of unit costs and the factors that affect masonry/construction cost.
  • Effectively communicate, written and orally, with clients and vendors, including detail documentation for issues impacting scope, price and schedule
  • Evaluate and price scaffold and equipment requirements
  • Evaluate production and price factors utilizing a combination of historical data, project conditions and market/client factors
  • Must have experience being a member of the team and the formal presentation for a project.
  • Contact suppliers and vendors to discuss various requests and due dates.
  • Track and update vendor information.
  • Prepare and distribute time-sensitive materials.
  • Coordinate activities of the team from bid to proposal.
  • Ability to prepare detailed estimate updates, as the design evolves, including preparing variance summaries between estimates.
  • Follow-up and tracking of bids and projects for opportunities to pursue further
  • Effective post-bid handoff and transition to Project Management, including long lead item purchase and support as required
  • Effectively network and participate in industry associations to maintain relationships with existing clients, and establish potential new business relationships

Qualifications

We are looking for a flexible, detail-oriented team player with the ability to manage multiple tasks, produce quality work, and consistently meet deadlines. The successful candidate will possess:

  • Excellent listening skills and have strong communication skills.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
  • Ability to work both as a team player and independently with minimal oversight.
  • Computer competency in MS Word and Excel required. Knowledge of Estimate Pro is a plus.
  • Ability to identify and resolve complex issues.
  • Effective participation in team environment.

5+ years of experience as a Commercial Masonry or Construction Estimator

Interested in a Rewarding Career with Calvert:  EMAIL:  careers@calvertmasonry.com