Estimator

Posted: 06/16/2022

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Estimator

This position is responsible for developing cost estimates, development and construction schedules ranging from order-of-magnitude level to detailed working cost estimates, based on the latest available costing methodology and data, and presenting the results in a work breakdown format suitable for use by the Client, Project Manager, and project team.

You will be involved in the initial phases of our projects and will be required to handoff to the Project Management team.

Learn More at: https://buchananconstruction.com/

Responsibilities

  • Prepare development and construction capital cost estimates based on the latest data available, as appropriate to the current phase of the project.
  • Prepare production operating cost estimates based on the latest data available, as appropriate to the current phase of the project.
  • Prepare construction schedules based on the latest data available, as appropriate to the current phase of the project.
  • Prepare project phase expenditure schedules.
  • Participate in project economic evaluations.
  • Assist in other areas required to deliver a quality product on schedule and on budget.

Qualifications

  • Relevant training and/or certification with a project cost estimating department or organization and 5-7 years experience working in a similar capacity.
  • The position requires experience with preparing construction cost estimates.
  • The position must have competence with analysis, numeration, research, and the use of spreadsheet and scheduling software (minimum requirement is proficiency in Excel, MSProject) and experience with data-base cost estimating software (BuilderTrend experience is highly desirable).
  • This position must be able to demonstrate leadership abilities and possesses above average written and oral communication skills.
  • The ability to work well in a team environment is also essential for this position.

Salary and Benefits

  • Full time
  • Company Phone and Tablet
  • Vacation, Holidays & PTO
  • Medical Benefit contributions
  • Profit Sharing
  • Retirement

Job Type: Full-time

Benefits:

  • Paid time off
  • Retirement plan

Schedule:

  • 8 hour shift

Work Location: Multiple Locations