Estimator

We are recruiting for an experienced Estimator to join our team!!

Weis Builders Inc. is looking to identify an Estimator with past construction experience.  The Estimator will be a leader in all aspects of estimating and preconstruction for large habitational (multi-family, senior living, and hospitality) projects for the Minneapolis Group.  This is a challenging role for which Weis Builders considers individuals who are:

  • Driven to perform, hit deadlines and continuously grow as an individual and team member
  • Focused on delivering outstanding services to our Clients, our Associates, and our Subcontractors

Your Responsibilities

  • Delighting the Client
  • Build effective relationships with the project team members as all of you work to meet the needs and expectations of our clients
  • Assemble estimates from conceptual design stage all the way to construction documents
  • Review project documents for value engineering opportunities
  • Solicit subcontractors for pricing during bidding phase
  • Build strong relationships with subcontractors
  • Prepare budgets and budget comparisons between previous and current estimates
  • Perform detailed quantity take-offs and pricing of estimates
  • Maintain current cost history based on market conditions
  • Prepare final estimate for presentations to Owners
  • Support Project Managers with change order pricing

Your Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in a Construction Management/Construction Engineering or equivalent construction related experience
  • A minimum of 5 years of construction estimating experience
  • Timberline or other estimating software experience is a plus
  • On-Screen takeoff or similar software experience is a plus
  • Exceptional Communications Skills

About Weis Builders

Weis Builders, established in 1939, has maintained a reputation for building solid relationships. We have continued to exceed client’s expectations with our versatility, responsiveness, talented associates, and progressive attitude. Weis Builders excels in various markets, including multi-family, senior living, student living hospitality, health care, retail, and commercial. We support the development needs of our clients by providing delivery methods such as general contracting, design/build, and construction management.

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