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Junior Estimator (Construction)

Blueprint Staffing Silver Spring ,MD
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description
Client is seeking an experienced individual with exceptional estimating skills, attention to detail and the ability to sell. The work requires someone who can perform more than just quantity take offs. Our scope of work is determined by specific notes, details, site inspections, existing conditions, intuition, practical knowledge, imagination and intelligence.
  • Performs detailed assessment of RFP requirements and gathers and disseminates historical bid information pertinent to the proposal
  • Reviews plans and architectural drawings; prepares quantity take-offs on assigned projects
  • Oversees preparation of Bid Package to be distributed to subcontractors and vendors
  • Analyzes subcontractors and vendors proposal submissions for scope and value
  • Solicits bids and elects proper subcontractors and vendors for assignment
  • Prepares detailed cost estimates and conceptual budgets for client
  • Utilizes appropriate software programs to calculate, record and track estimates
  • Creates PM/Superintendent project kits which include: estimates, purchase orders, project directories and insurance
  • Attends meetings with clients, architects, engineers, and building owners as needed
  • Brand Building
    • Advocate for and positively represent the company in your relationship building with other team members, clients, subcontractors and suppliers 
    • Attend or organize company sponsored events, holiday parties, BBQ's, etc. 
    • Collaborate cross-functionally. Assist in other departments or cross-train if requested.
  • And other duties as assigned
  • 1 - 3 years previous estimating experience in all aspects of pre-construction preferred
  • BS/BA in a construction related field preferred
  • Computer proficiency with estimating software
  • Must have excellent mathematical skills
  • Ability to read and understand construction drawings
  • Government project experience greatly preferred

Blueprint Staffing


Silver Spring, MD