**MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***. is seeking to hire two Estimators with grading/drainage expertise and/or bridge structures expertise. These positions report to the Civil Division Chief Estimator and are based out of our corporate office in Sharon Center, OH.
Position Summary: Prepare portions of contract proposal estimates for one or more disciplines.
Assigned estimates are completed on time, in a professional and competitive manner
Estimates are accurate, and consider risk factors and construction methods
Positive Company image is made with clients, potential clients, vendors and subcontractors
Good working relationships with subcontractors, maintaining ethical standards
Reviews proposal specifications and drawings to determine scope of work and required contents of estimate
Prepares estimates by calculating complete takeoff of scope of work
Maintains files of working documents as back-up for estimate figures, including current (accurate) information on prices from suppliers
Maintains database with current contact information for subcontractors and vendors
Updates external Company website with current bid information
Requests quotations; organizes, reviews and logs quotes received
Supports other department personnel as required
Visits project sites to observe construction methods
Updates skills for software tools and technology utilized
Performs post-bid analysis (i.e. “bid tabs”)
Assists with cost control system set-up
Participates in bid review meetings with owner or owner’s representatives, when required
Participates in project hand-off meetings
Assists with making phone calls or running copies of documents, proposals, as needed
Delivers major bids, picks up drawings and other miscellaneous bid-related errands
Communicates and reinforces the Company vision, values and goals
Performs additional assignments per supervisor’s direction
Essential Skills and Experience:
4 year engineering degree or equivalent combinations technical training and/or experience
Advanced math and computer skills
Minimum 5 years construction field experience
Ability to conceptualize the project schedule from project start through completion, including sequence/phasing of work
Knowledge of assigned discipline, estimating techniques and cost control
Ability to interpret computerized cost data and systems
About **MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***.
**MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***. was founded on a corporate philosophy of partnership. For over 100 years we have created cooperative relationships with our clients by listening closely to their needs and successfully translating their visions into reality. Client satisfaction is the bedrock of our reputation, earned through innovative construction technology, experienced leadership and an unswerving commitment to quality. Today Ruhlin enjoys a national reputation as a construction services leader. From bridges to buildings, client success is built in.
Ruhlin offers an array of comprehensive services from General Contracting and Construction Management to Design-Build. Our diverse team of talented project managers and construction experts offers decades of experience providing successful projects that meet or exceed our clients' expectations.
Our experience includes facilities for education, healthcare, parking decks, historical renovation, industrial, governmental and municipal buildings, energy conservation and alternative energy generation, structural erection, heavy civil projects, bridges, dams, highways and transportation infrastructure.
As construction methods evolve, so does **MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***.. Our in-house professionals are well versed in Sustainable Construction as well as USGBC LEED Design and Construction requirements. Ruhlin currently has several LEED Accredited Professionals (AP) on staff and is committed to accreditation of all of our project staff in the LEED process. We are dedicated to improving our sustainable construction processes while Conserving, Protecting and Constructing Sustainable facilities.
**MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***. was established over 100 years ago and has become one of Ohio’s most recognized General Contractors, Construction Managers and Design-Builder firms.
**MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***. offers a comprehensive benefits package to eligible employees which includes: Employee Stock Ownership Program (ESOP), 401k match, Bonus, Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Long Term Disability coverage, paid vacation and sick days.
**MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and participates in Ohio's Drug Free Safety Program