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Chief Construction Estimator - Gurnee

Company: Michael Page US
Location: Gurnee
Posted on: March 12, 2023

Job Description:

Gurnee Permanent USD100,000 - USD130,000 per year

  • Our client is a $300 million dollar contractor with diverse project portfolio
  • Join one of the most succesful general contractors in ChicagoAbout Our ClientOur client is a $300 million dollar contractor located in the northern suburbs of Chicago. They have a very diverse project portfolio and do work in every space of vertical construction. Their projects range from anywhere between $1M-$40M depending on which project division you are working in. Our client also offers great growth opportunities. Both of the VP's started off as project engineers and worked their way up in the company. APPLY TODAY AND HAVE YOUR RESUME CONSIDERED WITHIN 24 HOURS.Job Description
    • Prepare preliminary budgets, conceptual estimates and detailed estimates (conceptual, schematic, design development, construction) including quantity take-offs.
    • Review documents and provide input regarding general conditions, project phasing and site logistics.
    • Create subcontractor/material supplier bid lists. Solicit subcontractor input when necessary.
    • Prepare bid packages, obtain bids from subcontractors and material vendors, and analyze bids from subcontractors and material vendors.
    • Participate in preconstruction presentations with the Owner (i.e., Design Development estimates or Guaranteed Maximum Price ("GMP") booklets, etc.).
    • Collaborate with Architects, Engineers, Consultants to identify, track and implement value engineering opportunities to proactively guide the design to optimize cost.
    • Have a working knowledge of material unit costs, systems square foot costs and total building square foot costs.
    • Research, compile and maintain historical data base for use in future preliminary budgets and pricing

      MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.The Successful Applicant
      • Over ten (10) years, experience with preconstruction and estimating preferred.
      • Civil and Structural experience in preconstruction and estimating strongly preferred.
      • Preferred four (4) year degree in architecture, construction or civil engineering.
      • Strong knowledge of MS Office to include Outlook, Excel & Word.
      • Knowledge of estimating, scheduling and quantity take-off software.
      • Excellent interpersonal and written communication skills.
      • Excellent organizational skills and strong attention to detail requiredWhat's on Offer
        • They offer terrific benefits and unlimited PTO
        • Comprehensive compensation package, including a base salary between $115,000-$125,000 depending on experience
        • Full health insurance package
        • Project based bonus program
        • Company laptop and cellphone provided
        • PTO and paid holidays,
        • 401k match, and profit sharing plan
        • Maternity and Paternity leave
        • Work from home ability
        • Regular company events - both team bonding and charitable outings
        • An incredible culture, and a collaborative, helpful team
        • Opportunity for quick advancement internally
        • Unique opportunity to help grow a division of an established organization
        • Opportunity to get fully involved in the progressive plan this company has undertakenWe will let you know when any new construction jobs in gurnee are available.

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