Seeking estimators to support the gas main replacement program in Chicago, IL. RESPONSIBILITIES • Review construction drawings and specifications for gas main installation projects. • Perform takeoffs on drawings and calculate quantities. • Enter takeoff and other drawing data into estimating software. • Support Project Manager and Contracts Department during pre-construction and construction efforts with estimating, correspondence, data entry, change orders, RFI’s and other common construction activities. • Maintain project files and records.
QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE • Previous experience as an estimator on utility projects. • Proficiency in any construction industry estimating software, digital takeoff and Microsoft Office suite. • Technical expertise pertaining to building means, methods and materials. • Understanding of business and financial matters as they relate to construction projects. • The ability to identify plan errors and omissions and communicate them effectively.
HELPFUL • Previous construction experience • Experience with Planswift Estimating software