Monday, September 20, 2021


    Lead Estimator

    Website Site Specific LLC

    Design Build Restoration

    At Site Specific, we love what we do and are interested in meeting like-minded individuals. We encourage life-work balance with a supportive environment. If you are passionate about what you do and thrive in a team atmosphere, consider joining our team.

    How You’ll Add Value

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    The Estimator evaluates offers to purchase by costing changes, additions, and site requirements. Obtains bids from vendors and subcontractors by specifying materials; identifying qualified subcontractors; negotiating price. Maintains cost keys and price masters by updating information.

    How You’ll Get It Done

    • Embody and carry out Site Specific’s core values: respect, trust, responsibility, humor, empathy, and excellence.
    • Prepare work to be estimated by gathering proposals, blueprints, specifications, and related documents. Ensure that all information is provided to subcontractors and vendors.
    • Identify labor, material, and time requirements by studying proposals, blueprints, specifications, and related documents.
    • Compute costs by analyzing labor, material, and time requirements.
    • Resolve discrepancies by collecting and analyzing information.
    • Review subcontractor RFIs. Create and maintain a project RFI log for all items, internal questions as well as subcontractor questions, which are issued to the client/A&E team.
    • Create and review subcontractor scopes of work which represent the compiled information between plans, specifications, existing conditions, and other related documents.
    • Present prepared estimate by assembling and displaying numerical and descriptive information.
    • Prepare special reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends.
    • Maintain cost database by entering and backing up data.
    • Create new subcontractor and vendor relationships as well as maintain existing relationships.
    • Perform comprehensive takeoffs.
    • Create conceptual budgeting prices with limited information.
    • Create proposals for design build projects.
    • Create bid packages and identify the correct group of subcontractors and vendors for each project.
    • Ensure proper coverage for each estimate.
    • Create bid leveling sheets to identify scope gaps and discrepancies between subcontractor bids.

    What You’re Bringing to the Table

    • 3-5 years experience as a Construction Estimator for a commercial General Contractor or subcontractor
    • Post-secondary education in Engineering, Construction Management, or related field.
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
      In-depth knowledge of estimating and construction practices.
    • Ability to accurately understand plans and specifications for each project.
    • Solid understanding of data analysis methods.
    • Familiarity with Estimating software systems.
    • Ability to work within a fast-paced environment.
    • Critical-thinker and problem solver.

    Site Specific offers a competitive salary and benefit package to include: Medical/Dental/Vision insurance, voluntary Life insurance, 401(k) with company match, paid personal time and holidays.

    Site Specific is an equal opportunity employer.

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