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Senior Construction Estimator

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    Colorado Springs
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Our client is looking to fill a Senior Construction Estimator position. They are a comprehensive construction company equipped to handle projects of any size with expertise and efficiency. They would need to:
  • Thoroughly review project solicitation documents and generate relevant questions pertaining to assigned scope of work.
  • Solicit quotations from subcontractors/vendors, compile bid document packages, and manage inquiries while ensuring a comprehensive understanding of respective scopes of work and responsibilities.
  • Develop detailed scope of work packages utilizing narratives, checklists, and quantity take-offs.
  • Evaluate and scrutinize subcontractor/vendor proposals for accuracy in scope, quantities, schedule, inclusions, and exclusions.
  • Prepare price analysis sheets for subcontractors/vendors.
  • Collaborate with the design team on design-build Requests for Proposals (RFPs) to assist in proposal development.
  • Aid in purchasing and defining subcontractor/vendor agreements scope of work.

Skills Required:

  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively in a fast-paced environment with multiple concurrent projects.
  • Proficiency in interpreting construction documents and crafting scopes of work.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Strong organizational and analytical abilities.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (primarily Excel and Word).
  • Familiarity with On-Screen take-off software or similar tools is advantageous.
  • Experience with estimating software, especially Sage Estimating (Timberline), is a plus.
  • Experience with Government projects and CSI Divisions are a plus
  • Experience in fixed price, design-build, and/ or self-perform estimating a plus


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