Estimator

Primary responsibilities include:
• Work with project team during preconstruction to develop and update preconstruction and construction estimates
• Review project plan, requirements and specifications
• Prepare accurate quantity takeoffs and materials pricing
• Coordinate subcontract solicitations and job walks as appropriate
• Determine labor and construction equipment costs
• Meet and maintain proposal and bid schedules
• Compare competitive trade bids
• Review preliminary quotes and pre-bid estimates
• Secure all bid documents (bid forms and quote letters)
• Prepare subcontractor bid lists and submit drawings to subcontractors
• Participate in bid compilation on bid day
• Assist jobsite staff with estimates after bid award

Desired Skills & Experience
• 3+ years professional experience, at least 2 years in estimating commercial, multi-family, and renovation projects
• Computer literate and comfortable with complex spreadsheets, database programs, and on-screen takeoff programs
• Strong conceptual estimating skills
• Ability to professionally and thoroughly review estimates with owners and clients
• Historical pricing knowledge base
• Knowledge of local subcontractor community and all trades
• Self-starter with strategic and strong leadership skills
• Strong prioritization and organizational skills; detail-oriented
• Proficient written and verbal communication skills
• Excellent written and verbal skills
 

Please submit your resume and cover letter to estimating@madisonconstruction.net