Estimator Commercial/Residential (Jacksonville)


3653 Regent Blvd

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compensation: industry standard, based on experience and qualifications
employment type: full-time
job title: Estimator Commercial/Residential
Company with continued growth year over year is seeking motivated, dependable, professional team members. Our company has current and upcoming projects in the government and commercial segments.

Assist the Cost Department Manager with duties as requested
Assist in the Management of subcontractor and suppliers
Maintain and build estimates and job cost in our company's adopted operating system
Digitize plans for takeoff information so that the master plans as well as the lot specific plans can be built in the company's adopted operating system
Prepare special reports for Cost Department Manager as requested and maintain various excel spreadsheets on a monthly basis.
Work under the direction of the Cost Department Manager to control and reduce cost; re-negotiate contracts and bids, re-price houses, jobs and activities to save in the cost of construction in order to keep a competitive edge.
Work with the company's adopted operating system trainers to be the most advanced you can be in the System
Work to constantly improve the Planswift Estimator; train other Estimators on improvements made
Build standard plan in the company's adopted operating system to assure PO’s are pulling correctly; build plan and project level options in the company's adopted operating system for all master plans
Review all house budgets in the company's adopted operating system and report accurate and concise job cost to the Cost Department Manager
Complete all necessary tasks to produce complete PO packages at start.
Produce and process all estimating information given, gathered, or estimated to release complete PO packages in the company's adopted operating system; release estimates that are 100%
Assist in production of estimates to maintain slot report dates
Work with the Design Center to price all custom options in a timely manner not to exceed a 24 hour turn around on more involved options
Perform other duties as may be assigned from time to time.

Must have: pass background check for badging on bases and government facilities, own transportation, experience in the painting industry, architectural and industrial coatings, and good communication skills.


Proficient working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications.
PlanSwift experience preferred but not required.
MarkSystems software experience preferred but not required.
Minimum 3 years experience in residential/commercial construction purchasing.
Able to perform complete takeoffs from blueprint.

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post id: 7747625701


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