Thursday, October 2, 2014

Senior Estimator

Senior Estimator

Currently seeking a Sr. Estimator to assist Preconstruction Director and
project teams in development of estimates, and reviews the progress of
existing projects to ensure their completion within the parameters of the
established project budget. The ideal candidate must have broad
experience and a thorough understanding of estimating with experience in
complex, large-scale construction projects. The Sr. Estimator will be a
self-starter, developing major estimates with little supervision. Must be
able to meet critical deadlines, have the ability to lead and mentor others
as well as to work as part of a team.
My client is one of leading general contractors serving the Dallas
metropolitan area. They specialize in commercial, healthcare, industrial,
hospitality, and higher education projects . They are proud to have been
part of the development of many of the region's most notable public and
privately owned buildings over the past half-century. They seek to
fulfill--even surpass--client expectations and requirements, provide
meaningful and safe professional opportunities for our employees, and
further distinguish the construction industry with each project they
complete by consistently committing to a high level of performance and

Conduct initial analysis of drawings and specifications to ensure required
documentation is present
Develop full-scope estimates based on Bid-Build or Design-Build
construction documents
Critically analyze the bid documents and understand risk and opportunities
and articulate those to management
Organize the bid team, providing leadership and direction with regards to
means and methods, schedule and strategy
Participate in technical proposals for Alternative Delivery projects
Gather and monitor actual cost vs. estimated cost, maintaining project cost
Provide detailed quantity take off of specific trades when required
Create detailed crew and production cost estimates and review prices with
Estimating Manager

GPAC (Growing People and Companies) is an award winning search firm
specializing in placing quality professionals within multiple industries
across the United States over the past 23 years. We are extremely
competitive, client-focused and realize that our value is in our ability to
deliver the right solutions at the right time

For immediate consideration send your confidential resume to Jennifer LaQua