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Job ID 490
Job Title Chief Estimator
Job Location Boca Raton,FL
Compensation Up to 150K-DOE
Description A full service General Contractor and Construction Management firms that has provided services for over 20+ years in both public and private sectors throughout Florida including Healthcare, Universities & Colleges, Retail, Commercial Construction, Multi Family and K-12. With extensive experience in sustainable construction practices and green building, we have created many LEED certified projects. Required: Estimating or relevant engineering and field experience of generally 11 or more years of experience. Experience with projects in Municipal work, Higher Education, Have good visualization skills to understand what the finished product depicted on the drawings will look like when built, and how to build it. Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal. Good basic mathematical skills. Proficient in interpersonal and problem solving skills. Good understanding of engineering, procurement, and construction terminology, concepts, and relationships. Solid technical skills with a thorough knowledge of estimating principals. Familiarity with the estimate classifications and the quality of information needed to attain the expected accuracy level. Must exemplify high safety, ethical, and professional behaviors. Good computer skills including operating knowledge of Microsoft Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access). Knowledge of Suretrak, P3 or P6 and MS Project. On Screen Take-Off strongly preferred. Description: Have demonstrated leadership abilities to coordinate a team of estimators to develop multi-disciplinary estimates. Discuss the development of deliverables with the various disciplines to achieve the accuracy required. Prepare estimate basis documentation. Present completed estimates to senior management and clients. Perform independent reviews of work performed by others. Identify deficiencies in the drawings and other source information and be able to provide pricing for such deficiencies. Understand the need for, and be able to write scope clarifications. Develop quantity based estimates from partial information (forced quantities). Obtain subcontract and vendor pricing and be able to develop budget pricing for subcontractors. Be able to develop preliminary schedules and identify critical phases and resources. Develop execution plans for the work. Able to accurately depict takeoff elements of the work. Review standard database items and recommend appropriate changes to be made to reflect field conditions. Have sufficient field experience to build field indirect staffing and equipment plans for incorporation into the estimate. Develop appropriate Work Breakdown Structures (WBS) to facilitate understanding of the estimate by others and to allow trending. Prepare bridging documents demonstrating an understanding of how estimate costs have changed from previous estimates. Engineering or construction management degree, preferred, or appropriate field trade and management experience. Competitive Compensation and great benefits package: Insurance, Health & Wellness Health Insurance Dental Insurance Flexible Spending Account (FSA) Vision Insurance Health Savings Account (HSA) Life Insurance Supplemental Life Insurance Disability Insurance Occupation Accident Insurance Health Care On-Site Mental Health Care Retiree Health & Medical Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance Financial & Retirement Pension Plan 401K Plan Retirement Plan Employee Stock Purchase Plan Performance Bonus Stock Options Equity Incentive Plan Supplemental Workers' Compensation Charitable Gift Matching Family & Parenting Check mark Maternity & Paternity Leave (1) Work From Home Fertility Assistance Dependent Care Adoption Assistance Childcare Reduced or Flexible Hours Military Leave Family Medical Leave Unpaid Extended Leave