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Construction Engineer / Estimator (Entry Level)

Location : Wildwood
Job Type : Regular
Reference Code : 10964415
Hours : Full Time
Required Education : Bachelor's degree
Travel : No
Relocation : No

Job Description :

Contracting Company is seeking to fill a Construction Engineer / Estimator job opening for our
Wildwood Division. As one of Florida's premier heavy civil contractors, this company provides the finest quality asphalt paving and highway construction projects throughout the state.
The Construction Engineer / Estimator will be responsible for performing the essential functions described below under the direct supervision of the Area Manager. This is a full-time position and on-the-job training will be provided.

Essential Job Responsibilities:
• Review tender documents, plans and specifications
• Perform detailed quantity take-offs using AGTEK and Bluebeam
• Solicit and receive quotes from suppliers and subcontractors
• Attend site visits and take field measurements as required for preparing quotations
• Responsible for Contact Management (CRM) database entry and maintenance
• Review all plans and specifications, permits, set of drawings, and owner requirements with Estimator
• Prepare bid proposal
• Prepare drawing list (put documents in appropriate files)
• Process and distribute all R.F.I.s for estimating and job addendums
• Respond to all subcontractor inquiries in relation to bids
• Prepare subcontractor comparison sheets for evaluation
• Prepare estimate turnovers for project managers
• Assist estimator in generating scope of work for all trades
• Prepare Owner / PM bid books
• Prepare post-bid buyouts
• Prepare call list and follow up for coverage
• Develop and maintain positive client/subcontractor relationships
• Estimate projects using HCSS Heavy Bid software
• Assist field management with cost controls and change orders

Required Qualifications :

• Collaboration Skills
• Proactivity
• Communication
• Proficiency
• Ethical Conduct
• Thoroughness
• Time Management

Job Requirements:
• 4 year degree in Civil Engineering or Building Construction, or pursuing degree
• Must be proficient in Excel
• Employer conducts a background check and drug screening
• Florida driver's license required as estimators frequently travel to and from the office

Work Schedule: Hours not specified

Salary: $50,000 to $70,000; Depends on experience

Employer offers fringe benefits

EOE/AA, DFWP, We Honor Those Who Have Served.

Skills :
Asphalt engineering Civil Engineering Construction CRM database entry and maintenance Estimating Prepare bid proposal
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