Stucco Estimator description:
The Estimator will prepare comprehensive interior and exterior Sheathing, Lath & Plaster budgets and estimate proposals through quantity surveying and detailed pricing for commercial construction projects, Assignments will range in value. The estimator will demonstrate excellent people and communication skills and is the lead during the bidding of a project, working closely with others within the company during the bid process to achieve thorough, detailed, accurate estimates and their timely delivery to our Clients. We expect our estimators to transfer complete information and work closely with internal team (project managers, superintendents, purchasing, safety, field personnel, finance, etc.) upon awarding of jobs to ensure that the company’s goals (profitability, safety, quality, etc.) are met or exceeded for each project.
• Prepare accurate conceptual estimates, budgets and pricing, per bid procedures: • Organized, thorough quantity take off • Review of all drawings, addenda, specifications, RFI’s, attend pre‐bid meetings, etc. to determine scope of work for estimate. • Review of bid documents, for any special requirements ( i.e. bid bonds, insurances, prequalifications. • signatures, etc.) and get to appropriate company personnel well in advance of bid. • Generating and submitting bid questions/RFIs. • Meeting bid deadline. • Preparation of formal proposal, including cover letters and bid proposal, including the cost breakdown, clarifications, complete scope of work narrative and exclusions. • Follow‐up after submission of estimates to General Contractors. • Participate in negotiating final pricing, contracts, etc., as required. • Coordinate with project managers, superintendents, field personnel, purchasing, and safety on successful bids to provide a smooth and thorough transition to the project team: • Assist Project Managers with scopes of work, • Review drawings, specifications and owner requirements with Project Managers. Superintendents, Safety and Purchasing, • Prepare estimate turnovers. • Develop business with new and existing clients and maintain relationships with contacts industry wide. • Participate in business development and sales efforts. • Perform well under tight deadlines.