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Construction Estimator - Sales

Schauenburg Flexadux Colorado Springs ,CO
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Calculate preliminary job budgets and prepare formal job bids through interpreting blueprints, performing take-offs and estimating job costs. The Estimator will interface with clients and their representatives to ensure the all technical specification and designs are feasible and consistent with industry standards. This is a work from home position and will require 40% travel.

RESPONSIBILITIES

Budgeting responsibilities:

-develop budget with preliminary plan information and professional knowledge and expertise

-recognize possible issues and/or inconsistencies and communicate them

-provides a thorough and carefully thought out preliminary cost estimate based on client provided documents and in-person meetings

Bidding responsibilities:

-conduct site visits and attend pre-bid meetings to understand project scope

-conduct review and take-off of blueprints

-request additional information as necessary

-solicit bids from subcontractors

-communicate effectively and efficiently with subcontractors

-gather subcontractor pricing and conduct scope review

-evaluate subcontractor bids to bid documents and plans to ensure that full scope of work was considered. (must consider subcontractor ability to perform work)

-calculates costs of subcontract labor, general conditions and materials

-collaborate with the client to help them achieve their project cost budget through consideration of plan details, alternate material/finishes and building methods

-review job scope, general conditions, job schedule, profit and subcontractor pricing with Project Superintendent

-follows up with clients to ensure bids are received and answer any client questions

-work closely with project teams to maintain relationships with existing clients and subcontractors

QUALIFICATIONS

-must possess a working knowledge of construction documentation and pricing

-ability to accurately read plans and specifications and to translate them into estimates

-proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (emphasis on Excel)

-proficient in Take-off software (such as Autodesk Revit)

-college degree preferred

-strong communication (both verbal and written)

-strong math and analytical skills

-ability to prioritize and handle multiple projects concurrently while meeting deadlines

-LEED experience preferred

-3+ years of estimating experience required

 

 

Company Description
Schauenburg Flexadux Corp. (SFC) is a manufacturer of flexible ventilation ducting which has expanded into a multifaceted manufacturing and distributing company providing flexible lay flat, spiral, rigid fiberglass and steel ducting, pumpable crib bags, dust collectors, and mine chutes for the mining and oil field industries. Its electronics division manufacturers and distributes gas detection instruments, coal dust explosibility meters and proximity detection equipment. Schauenburg provides custom products throughout the continental USA, and beyond, with manufacturing locations in Grand Junction, Colorado and Fairmont, West Virginia. Learn more about Schauenburg Flexadux by visiting us at www.schauenburg-us.com.

Schauenburg Flexadux

Why Work Here?

Schauenburg Flexadux has built a reputation of providing the highest level of customer service, we seek out employees who share our vision.

Schauenburg Flexadux Corp. (SFC) is a manufacturer of flexible ventilation ducting which has expanded into a multifaceted manufacturing and distributing company providing flexible lay flat, spiral, rigid fiberglass and steel ducting, pumpable crib bags, dust collectors, and mine chutes for the mining and oil field industries. Schauenburg provides custom products throughout the continental USA, and beyond, with manufacturing locations in Grand Junction, Colorado and Fairmont, West Virginia. Learn more about Schauenburg Flexadux by visiting us at www.schauenburg-us.com.

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Colorado Springs, CO
USA