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Senior Construction Estimator - Remote

Company: Michael Page
Location: Polkton
Posted on: September 24, 2022

Job Description:

Senior Estimator/Precon Manager position with a regional General Contractor headquartered North of Charlotte. The business operates primarily in the western half of NC, across the Triad, Charlotte, Hickory, and Asheville markets with projects up to $40M. The team is seeking a team leader for the estimating department and can have this person working remotely as much as needed. Client DetailsOur client is a mid-sized General Contractor that has been operating in the North Carolina construction market for over 40 years. The business works across the commercial construction market with an emphasis in ground up public work including municipal, education, federal, office and light industrial projects up to $35M. With a large backlog of work coming before the end of the year and early 2022, the group is seeking a Senior Estimator/ Precon leader to lead the department and continue building out the team. This position is unique in that they are willing to hire a remote candidate who is able to come to the office monthly or biweekly as needed. For more information please contact Harry at or apply now for immediate consideration.DescriptionReporting directly into the President, the Senior Estimator/Precon Manager will be responsible for:

  • Taking a leadership role during the design and construction document phases of the project in an effort to reduce construction costs through design efficiency and value engineering
  • Collaborating with architects, engineers and other design and third party consultants in the preparation and review of contract documents including landscape architects and interim designs
  • Communicating with VP and Project Managers on design, pricing models, forecasting, trends, and issues
  • Lead the constructability review and redlines of plans and specifications at designated design miletones
  • Developing RFP for design-build subcontractors and leading the coordination meetings for subcontractors
  • Oversee and manage all staff who have been assigned to preconstruciton efforts. Responsible for participating in the recruitment of other personnel needed to execute the preconstruction tasks
  • Collaborating with the project cost estimating group in assuring design efficiency, design build elements, cost control, and quality
  • Prepare and distribute bid packages, review, spreading and comparison of bid proposals and conducting interviews of potential subcontractors and vendors
  • Build relationships with material suppliers, subcontractors, and other construction precon managers and estimators in the local marketProfileThe successful candidate will have:
    • Bachelors Degree in Construction Management, Engineering, Architecture, or a related field
    • 10+ of construction experience, with 5+ years of management experience
    • Proficient in AutoCAD, Rivet, BIM, Procore and related software
    • 5+ years experience in preconstruction and estimating within commercial construction
    • Strong communication skills both written and verbal
    • Local to North Carolina or South Carolina strongly preferred, although relocating candidates will be consideredJob OfferThe successful Chief Estimator will receive:
      • Competitive base salary contingent on experience, ranging $110,000-$135,000
      • Great benefits package including health, vision, dental insurance
      • Above market bonus plan
      • Opportunity to help the business grow and scale the team underneath you!MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.

Keywords: Michael Page, Charlotte , Senior Construction Estimator - Remote, Professions , Polkton, North Carolina

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