Job Description 65k - 85k plus Bonus Opportunities
Learn overall company field operations, installation processes, industry terminology and contacts
Be familiar with and be able to utilize online bidding services such as Transpolink and Dodge to assist with obtaining information for bidding and to look for opportunities.
Prepare job take-offs of plans and specifications, including becoming familiar with geotechnical information for jobs
Conduct site visits as necessary
Meet with potential bidders
Identify potential cost savings that can be had with any given project (VE)
Perform test bores to see soil prior to bid preparation for applicable bids
Prepare bids and proposals
Negotiate with customers
Follow up on jobs bid
Participate in hand-off meetings from estimating to project management to ensure project management is aware of all the facts and considerations of the estimating team.
Maintain estimating database and historical information for future bids. Prepare bidding guidelines for types of work
Participate in close out meetings to review each job's performance and discuss what went well and what didn't to improve future jobs. Adjust bidding guides accordingly with new information learned
Assist with contract administration at start of project. Verify proper information is in job files
Assist project managers as needed
Obtain an understanding of project management operations to improve individual and company performance
Review contracts as necessary
Assist with implementation of new policies to make estimating more efficient
Perform CAD work as needed
Assist with preparation of submittals
Provide requested information to departments as needed for scheduling
Obtain information on lost bids
Become expert on HCSS
Support Senior Estimator
Update job skills by participating in Company sponsored training
Some overnight travel required
Associate degree or equivalent from two-year college or technical school; or three to five years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Excellent math skills and logical thinking
Excellent computer skills and extensive knowledge of Microsoft applications with a preference in HCSS, Project CAD
H.U.N.T. Consulting Solutions, LLC. offers recruiting services to companies throughout the United States. We specialize in recruiting Sales Professionals, Sales Managers, Plant Managers, General Managers, Accountants, Executives, and a handful of other niche / hard to fill positions. Our objective is to connect highly qualified / pre-qualified candidates with the perfect company. There is never any fee to the candidates (applicants) for our services.
Construction, Mining & Trades