Estimator / Project Manager (169 views)

We are looking for a hardworking Construction Estimator/Project Manager to join our team! As an Estimator/Project Manager, your main responsibility will be to develop detailed cost estimates of assigned projects by gathering proposals, blueprints, specifications, and related documents.

Construction Estimator Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Develop detailed cost estimates from initial project concept through construction
  • Review bid packages and drawings
  • Prepare and review material take-offs through bid preparation
  • Identify potential risks, opportunities, and alternative solutions
  • Explore documentation in order to gain a deep understanding of the project requirements
  • Select, measure and track important metrics 
  • Visit sites, existing facilities and other venues necessary to prepare the estimate
  • Perform complex analysis of collected data and metrics
  • Prepare relevant and reliable forecasts
  • Conduct complex risk analysis activities
  • Create and present reports to upper management
  • Analyze and evaluate offers and proposals
  • Build and maintain long-term relationships with the key vendors
  • Perform project management duties and generate change order cost estimates in a timely manner to ensure that the project remains on schedule and under budget.
  • Other duties as assigned
Construction Estimator Requirements:
  • Previous working experience as construction estimator for (2) years
  • In-depth knowledge of project management 
  • Hands on experience with complex data research activities
  • Good understanding of data analysis methods 
  • Familiarity with HCSS HeavyBid
  • Good time-management skills
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Critical-thinker and problem-solver
  • BA in engineering, construction management or similar relevant field  (or related experience)
  • Must be willing to work in the Champaign-Urbana, IL area.

We offer a full benefits package including medical, paid holidays, and vacation, 401k retirement plan with match, and more.   Mid Illinois Concrete & Excavation, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Contact Number: 217-366-3444

Salary Type: Per Year

Salary Range: Negotiable