Founded in 1890, our regional construction company has completed a variety of projects for education, healthcare, senior living, commercial, industrial, religious, historic preservation, public school districts, federal, and military. We are seeking an experienced Senior Estimator to join our office in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. This position will be the lead estimator and the Bid Captain on hard bid projects and negotiated projects.
Duties & Responsibilities: Work on large, complex, and multimillion projects.Develop a strategy for preparing bids and GMP's.Organize and manage a bid team of estimators.Coordinate estimate preparation with the operations team.Oversee the preparation of proposals, estimate books, scope narratives, and other items submitted to clients or prospective clients.Collaborate with Sales and Marketing on preparing competitive proposals and bids.Lead and explain estimates at various stages in the development of documents.Present estimates to clients.Maintain and develop relationships with existing and new subcontractors and suppliers.Lead purchasing for subcontractors and suppliers coordinate with the operations team on scopes, contracts, logistics, and schedules.Lead value engineering and constructibility review efforts on projects.Assist the Estimating Manager in organizing employee assignments.Compose subcontract scopes of work.Interact with operations and Project Executives to develop project strategies, general conditions, schedules, and logistics.
Qualifications: 8+ years of Construction experience.Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Construction Technology, Architecture, or related field.Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.Able to make presentations.Able to work additional hours, as needed.Valid Driver's License.