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Construction Estimator

AurStaff Des Moines, IA

Job Description

A rapidly growing mechanical industry leader is seeking a Construction Estimator to join their team! In this position you will perform mechanical take-offs and accurately build pre-construction/construction documents across a wide range of commercial projects. The main goal is to provide detailed reports that will enable the corporation to make informed decisions to enhance profitability and growth.
Construction Estimator Duties:
  • Review mechanical drawings/specifications to prepare quantity take-offs
  • Incorporate feedback from various departments to better provide accurate quotes, pricing and information to the client
  • Perform detailed cost estimates by breaking down items of work on an orderly and logical basis
  • Identify and compute costs after reviewing specific labor, material and time requirements
  • Obtain quotes for materials, services and sources
  • Maintain a cost database for future reference
Construction Estimator Qualifications:
  • Engineering or Construction Management degree is preferred
  • Working knowledge of computerized estimating systems
  • Demonstrated understanding of construction documents
  • Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Good communications skills, both written and verbal
  • Computer proficiency in Microsoft Office
  • Ability to work independently and with others in a professional manner
  • Organizational skills with a good eye for detail

If interested in hearing more about this position, please fill out and application or call Jeremy!

How to Apply:
  • Call Jeremy at 402-895-4422 with any questions!
  • Click on the link below

Job Details

Date Posted January 18, 2019
Date Closes March 19, 2019
Requisition 18-871581
Located In Des Moines, IA
Job Type Full-time Employee
SOC Category 13-1051.00 Cost Estimators
Zipcode 50321

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