Estimator - Nashville, TN in Nashville at CECO CONCRETE CONSTRUCTION

Date Posted: 6/13/2024

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Job Description

Are you looking for an opportunity to move your career forward with an established industry leader? Join our team at Ceco Concrete Construction! Ceco Concrete Construction LLC is one of the nation’s largest concrete subcontractors. Ceco was founded in 1912 and has more than 100 years of experience serving the commercial construction markets, partnering with our clients to provide value to projects of varying scope and complexity.

Position Summary

Oversees and directs construction management for assigned projects. Communicates directly with contractors/designers concerning project cost, staffing, and scheduling. Prepares project status reports and works to ensure plans adhere to contract specifications.  Typically reports to a Project Executive.

Key Responsibilities

  • Prepares accurate take-offs for assigned projects on all types of contracts ranging from small to large and quite complex in nature.
  • Prepares completed estimates for assigned projects on all types of contracts ranging from small to large and quite complex in nature.
  • Gathers, calculates and compiles data for use in the bid proposal estimates for one or more areas.
  • Solicits and coordinates sub-trade bids and supplier quotes for labor, material and equipment to meet project specifications and budget requirements.
  • Prepares detailed project cost estimates and bids.
  • Reviews and incorporates historical data from purchase orders subcontracts, productivity analysis reports and man hour figures to ensure accuracy in bid process.
  • Reviews proposal specifications and drawings to determine scope of work.
  • Assists with maximizing profitability with a focus on long term growth without compromising safety or quality by monitoring cash flow, project margins, labor planning and spending while preparing a bid on a project.
  • Performs special projects and completes all other duties as assigned or requested for the general support of the field organization.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Construction Management or equivalent combination of technical training and related experience, plus five years of experience supporting similar key position responsibilities.
  • Experienced command of construction cost estimating software and Takeoff Systems.
  • Thorough knowledge and understanding of general and subcontract documents, drawings, and specifications, construction means, methods and materials.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, and Outlook).

What we can offer you:

• Inclusive Medical, Dental, Vision, Accident, and Illness insurance
• Company paid Disability and Life insurance
• Health Savings Account contribution of up to $1,000 per year
• 401(k) retirement savings program with a company match
• Employee Assistance Program including discounts with major vendors & products
• Mental and physical wellness programs
• Competitive time off package including vacation, sick, and holiday pay
• A flexible work schedule maintaining work-life balance
• Career advancement opportunities with a stable well-established organization
• Tuition reimbursement program and access to LinkedIn Learning courses

                                          Applications submitted without a resume will not be considered.
                                              Ceco Concrete Construction is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Qualified candidates will be considered without regard to race, sex, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, or gender identity.

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