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Construction Estimator

at Pilot Flying J

Posted: 3/28/2019
Job Status: Full Time
Job Reference #: 102
Categories: Other/General

Job Description

Join Pilot Flying J as a Construction Estimator

The purpose of this job is to conduct project cost analyses andestimates, and assist in the bid process for construction projects.


·   Collaborate with project managers in preparationof preliminary budgets

·   Review design options and recommend bestsolutions based on cost, quality and availability of labor, materials andequipment

·   Identify and prepare contractor scope of work,solicit bids, and assist in proposal analysis, buyout and turnover process

·   Collaborate with engineers, architects,contractors and subcontractors on changes and adjustments to cost estimates

·   Maintain unit cost and historical cost database

·   Develop and maintain subcontractor relationships

·   Assist stakeholders in negotiating nationalvendor pricing

·   Conduct post-project closeout cost analyses andreporting

·   Work with project teams to ensure that costtargets and deadlines are met

·   Model behaviors that support the company’scommon purpose; ensure guests and team members are supported at the highestlevel

·   Ensure all activities are in compliance withrules, regulations, policies, and procedures

·   Complete other duties as assigned


·   High school diploma or equivalent certificaterequired

·   Bachelor’s degree in construction management,building science, architecture or engineering preferred

·   Minimum one year’s construction estimatingexperience preferred

·   Minimum one year’s work in the constructionindustry preferred

·   Intermediate Microsoft Office skills required;advanced skills preferred

·   Technical knowledge of building methods and theconstruction industry, including reading and interpreting architecturaldrawings and specifications

·   Excellent written and verbal communicationskills

·   Superior organizational skills and the abilityto work on multiple assignments at the same time

·   Strong analytical, problem solving, attention todetail and critical thinking skills

·   Ability to negotiate and influence others

·   Ability to prioritize, execute tasks and meetdeadlines

·   Ability to take initiative and workindependently as well as part of a team

·   Ability to communicate effectively across allorganizational levels

5508 Lonas Rd

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