Position: Heavy Civil Estimator- Seattle, WA
Salary: $120,000-$180,000+ Bonus(s)
Are you a meticulous and analytical professional with a knack for accurately forecasting project costs? This leading General Contractor is seeking a dedicated Heavy Civil Estimator to join their team in Seattle, WA. As a vital contributor to their construction initiatives, you'll play a pivotal role in ensuring their projects are priced competitively and positioned for success. If you're passionate about precision and eager to be part of a dynamic team, we encourage you to apply!
- Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering, Construction Management, or related field.
- Proven experience as an estimator in heavy civil construction.
- Strong proficiency in construction estimating software and tools.
- Solid understanding of civil engineering concepts and construction methods.
- Excellent quantitative and analytical skills.
- Effective communication abilities to collaborate with cross-functional teams.
- Knowledge of local regulations, permits, and industry standards.
- 3+ years of experience in heavy civil construction estimating.
- Track record of producing accurate and competitive project cost estimates.
- Experience in analyzing project plans, specifications, and engineering drawings.
- Familiarity with unit price and lump sum estimating methods.
- Collaborative engagement with subcontractors and suppliers for pricing.
- Knowledge of cost breakdowns, materials, labor, and equipment pricing.
- Proficiency in estimating software such as Bluebeam, HeavyBid, or similar tools.
- Analyze project documentation to accurately estimate costs for labor, materials, and equipment.
- Collaborate with project managers and engineers to develop project scopes.
- Review and compare subcontractor and supplier bids for various project components.
- Prepare detailed take-offs and cost breakdowns for bid submissions.
- Evaluate project risks and incorporate contingencies into estimates.
- Participate in bid review meetings and provide input on bid strategies.
- Maintain accurate and organized documentation of estimating processes.
- Competitive compensation package with performance-based incentives.
- Comprehensive health, dental, and vision insurance coverage.
- Retirement savings plan with company matching.
- Ongoing professional development and training opportunities.
- Exposure to diverse and challenging projects to enhance your skill set.
- Collaborative work environment that fosters innovation and growth.
- Opportunity to be at the forefront of shaping Seattle's infrastructure landscape.
Eager to contribute your estimating expertise to impactful construction projects in Seattle? Join this team of experts dedicated to delivering excellence. To apply, please submit your resume and detailing your relevant experience, thanks!