Junior Estimator

Location: San Bernardino, CA
Date Posted: 10-03-2017
About the Company
Allen Engineering Contractor, Inc. is an established general contractor, specializing in commercial/industrial construction, and railroad bridge construction projects throughout the western United States.
 
Our competitive salary and benefits package includes comprehensive health insurance, a retirement savings plan, and paid time off for eligible employees.
 
ABOUT THE OPPORTUNITY
We are currently seeking a Junior Estimator who will be responsible for supporting the Estimating department by obtaining vendor quotes, maintaining project data, and other related tasks.
 
Job Duties:
  • Study and understand contract specifications, drawings, and associated scope of work requirements of each project before the project begins and during construction operations.
  • Prepare engineering computations, material quantity take offs, estimates and surveys.
  • Compile and enter project data in Bid2Win software program.
  • Communicate and coordinate with other contractors, suppliers, project management staff, and outside agencies.
  • Ensure that submittals are submitted, received, corrected, approved and returned to subcontractors on time.
  • Prepare RFI’s and other written correspondence to clients and subcontractors.
  • Understand changes in contract work and request change orders as applicable.
  • Maintain organized documentation, specifications, estimates, submittals, and contract drawings.
  • Maintain professional demeanor and demonstrate respect to co-workers, customers, etc.
 
Minimum Requirements:
  • Degree in Civil Engineering, Construction Management, or a related field.
  • Experienced with Auto CADD.
  • Familiarity of land surveying and mapping preferred.
  • Knowledge of construction principles, techniques, materials, and cost estimation fundamentals.
  • Some related experience in the construction industry.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office applications.
  • Strong critical thinking and problem solving skills.
  • Ability to prioritize workload and multi-task with ease.
  • Strong interpersonal and verbal/written communication skills.
  • Excellent organizational skills and meticulous attention to detail/accuracy.
 
Qualified candidates may email resumes to employment@allenec.com.
 
Only candidates who meet the stated minimum requirements will be considered.  Solicitations from recruiting agencies will not be accepted.
 
Allen Engineering Contractor, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to a safe, drug-free work environment, and pre-employment drug screening and background checks are required.  Candidates must be authorized to work in the U.S.
 
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