Chief Estimator : Job Profile
Employer: Standard Construction Company, Inc
Job Title: Chief Estimator
Job Location: Avondale , Arizona , United States
STANDARD CONSTRUCTION COMPANY, INC. is an Arizona civil general contractor looking for a CHIEF ESTIMATOR. We self-perform infrastructure construction for numerous municipalities, counties, and the State of Arizona. We also have a variety of commercial clients for which we perform private work. We specialize in performing street improvements, underground utilities, and drainage improvements.
Prepare thorough, accurate, and timely estimates.
Attend pre-bid meetings.
Review proposal specifications, drawings, etc., to determine scope of work and required contents of estimate.
Gather site and market information pertinent to bid preparation.
Review and incorporate relevant historical cost data.
Ensure project is constructed in accordance with design, budget and schedule.
Provide technical assistance as needed- interpretation of drawings, recommended construction methods, and equipment.
Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering/Construction Management or equivalent combinations of technical training/equivalent experience.
10+ years experience as a civil estimator on heavy civil projects.
Knowledge of MAG, MCDOT Supplements to MAG, ADOT, and MUTCD specifications.
Thorough knowledge of all aspects of construction estimating methods, techniques, and cost control systems.
Ability to estimate multiple projects at the same time with proven time management skills.
Strong work ethic to complete tasks in a high quality manner.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Proficient in Microsoft Office and Project.
Standard Constructions strength is projects that incorporate numerous types of construction with complex scheduling. We have a broad breadth of construction expertise with our highly-trained field and office staff. We excel at federally-funded projects that have significant compliance requirements. We have detailed knowledge of crew productions, equipment capabilities, and other factors effecting construction means and methods. We use this knowledge in the preparation of estimates to provide our customers with the best value for their money.
We self-perform infrastructure construction for numerous municipalities, counties, and the State of Arizona. We also have a variety of commercial clients for which we perform private work. We specialize in performing street improvements, underground utilities, and drainage improvements.