Sanders Brothers Construction Earthwork Takeoff Estimator in Charleston, South Carolina
Earthwork Takeoff Estimator - TE1018
Due to growth, our client is searching for a sitework estimator to join our team. To be considered we would like to see at least 3+ years of experience performing take offs and estimating of earthwork, grading, paving, utilities and site concrete on public sector projects. Primary duties will include performing blueprint takeoffs, estimating, writing proposals, bid review, attending pre-construction meetings, buying out materials, preparing job cost summaries, processing change orders and client development. You will also interact closely with the project management staff to maximize project profitability.
Experienced Construction Estimator for Earthwork & Grading Projects:
Responsible for onscreen digitizing, take offs and bid preparation for commercial projects.
Prepare construction budgets based on plans, onscreen takeoffs, and project specifications for each elevation.
Will research material pricing, obtain bids from vendors and subcontractors by specifying materials, negotiate pricing, requesting and maintaining vendor estimates and building/continuing vendor relationships.
Prepare work to be accomplished by gathering information and requirements; set priorities
Prepare construction budget updating specifications; identify and project costs
Evaluate offers to purchase by costing changes, additions, and site requirements
Obtain bids from vendors and subcontractors by specifying materials
Maintain quality service by following organization standards
Liaison between sales and project management teams
3+ years of prior knowledge around agtek, paydirt, bid2win, heavy bid, foundation, sheeting, shoring, backfill, dirt, asphalt, concrete, SCDOT, and excavation
Communicate effectively on a daily basis with manufacturers’ reps, vendors, subcontractors, and fellow employees
Proficiency in Microsoft Excel, including knowledge of formulas
Solid communication skills, both written and verbal
Benefits: Medical, Dental, Vision, Profit Sharing, 401K, Vacation and Holiday
About Us: Sanders Brothers Construction is a fully bonded, license and insured general contractor of street & road construction, and asphalt manufacturing. Founded in the early 60’s, we continue to pride our company on the principles that laid the initial foundation for success: hard work, customer satisfaction and quality products and service.
Sanders Brothers Construction, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. “EEO is the Law” www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm