Estimator - USA

International, International • $70,000 - $115,000 Plus; Vehicle, Bonus, 401K, Health Insurance, Laptop and Cell • Permanent • North America Construction

Exclusive Estimator opportunity to join a very well established General Contractor based in the Pittsburgh area (Pennsylvannia). The position is to work predominantly on preparing estimate proposals for projects within the high-end hospitality sector with project values up to $250m.

This position has become available due to progressive and sustained growth within the organization - with the company being prepared to move quickly for the right candidate.

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Review proposal specifications and drawings to determine scope of work per assigned discipline and develop required contents of estimate.
  • Prepare discipline estimates by calculating complete takeoff of scope of work, contact subcontractors and suppliers to further develop scope items and for current pricing.
  • Maintain files of working documents as back up for estimate figures, including current (accurate) information on prices from suppliers through direct contact, sales brochures, price lists, etc.
  • Support and maintain estimating department historical data files and computer software.
  • Support other department personnel as required may include preparing estimates in other disciplines.
  • May review design options and recommend best solution based on cost, engineering quality, or availability of materials.
  • Assist Level III and Chief Estimator in assisting contract department during preparation of inquiries and final evaluation of submitted bids as required.
  • Perform additional assignments per supervisor's direction.
Essential criteria:
  • Degree or equivilant qualiification in relevant sector
  • Minimum 2 years' estimating experience
  • Right to work in the United States
Sort after criteria:
  • Professional Membership to relevant accreditation
  • Hotel, resort and high-end residential estimate experience
Salary and Package information:
  • Salary; Attractive Salary and package on offer
  • - Including; Relocation, Company Vehicle, Bonus, 401K, Healthcare, Cell Phone and Laptop
If you believe you meet the above criteria then please click \'Apply\' and submit your resume for consideration. Alternatively you can contact the International team at Thatcher Associates for a confidential discussion.

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