Senior Estimator

  • Location:

    Houston, Texas

  • Sector:

    Preconstruction Manager

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  • Contact:

    Derek Stovall

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  • Published:

    about 3 years ago

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Prepare and coordinate complete estimates on large-scale commercial construction projects. Manage the preconstruction team. Provided complete/accurate conceptual estimates on complex commercial CM @ Risk projects. Develope complete bid prices for all bid work. Work together with owners, A/E's, and subcontractors to resolve problems or discrepancies during negotiation and execution phase. Position requires 10-15 years of commercial estimating experience.


  • Manage, support, train, and develop junior estimating staff
  • Direct oversight of the preconstruction process
  • Execute conceptual estimates as assigned
  • Execute the bidding process as assigned
  • Support operations during the buy-out process
  • Understand market and subcontractor conditions
  • Interface and build relationships with Owners, A/E's, and subcontractors
  • Analyze projects and determine the key elements for a successful bid.

Key Skills-sets

  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
  • Preferred proficiency in Timberline, On-Screen Take Off, and Excel software.
  • Flexible to a changing environment
  • Solution-focused
  • Ability to work independently and without direction.

4 years degree in construction-related field required
Minimum 10 years of commercial estimating experience
Must be located in Houston, Texas
Authorized to work in the United States

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