Construction Project Estimator

Adecco is assisting our client in Lewiston, ME to fill a Project Estimator to start ASAP.

This is a DIRECT HIRE, salaried position, pay is ranging from $65,000-$70,000 a year

Ideal candidates will have knowledge of Earthwork, project plans, interpretations of SOW and bidding projects to build. Effective communicators must work with general contractors and estimating team to develop preliminary schedules. For the right candidate, the Estimator could have the ability to work remotely, when not traveling.

Duties and Responsibilities include the following, but are not limited to:

  • Quantifies the components of a project by utilizing available take off tools (Agtek).
  • Visits the project site to understand site conditions/restrictions and attends pre-bid meetings.
  • Solicits and coordinates scope with subcontractors and suppliers in a timely manner.
  • Bids projects of all types to include private, negotiated, municipal, state, and federal projects.
  • Works with estimating team lead and or management to close the bid.
  • Builds estimates from scratch.
  • Researches pricing for estimates based on company historical cost.
  • Secures bid bonds.
  • Performs job duties in line with the values of the company.
  • Works with Project Management and Accounting Departments to hand off estimate and establish preliminary budgets.

 

Qualifications:

 

  • To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions

 

Language Ability:

  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations. Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public.

 

Math Ability:

  • Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as probability and statistical inference, and fundamentals of plane and solid geometry and trigonometry. Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations.

 

Reasoning Ability:

  • Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions. Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables.

 

Computer Skills:

  • To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of word processing software, spreadsheet software, and project management software.
  • Education/Experience:

High school diploma or general education degree (GED); and four to six years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

 

Physical Demands:

  • The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit, use hands, and talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to stand, walk, reach with hands and arms, climb or balance, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl, and taste or smell.

 

Work Environment:

  • The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally exposed to wet or humid conditions (non-weather), work near moving mechanical parts, work in high, precarious places, outdoor weather conditions, and vibration.

 

  • The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

 

If you’re looking to grow within the company, this role is for you! Click on apply now for instant consideration of the Project Estimator opportunity in Lewiston, Maine!

Our Client does provide one of the most comprehensive benefit packages in the industry to full-time employees. .

 

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