Job type full-time
Full job description
As a senior construction estimator, you will be responsible for developing cost estimates and cost budgets for new projects across a portfolio of fast-paced construction projectsYou will be involved in the solutioning, pricing and proposal phases of large design, build construction and white space fit-out projects.
Essential duites & responsibilities:
Review and understand rfp/rfq documents from customers and oversee request for information (rfi) process
Attend site walks as necessary to assist in generating estimates and proposals
Identify project risks and/or challenges as part of solutioning process
Generate rough order of magnitude and/or formal estimates for potential projects
Assist in proposal development
Maintain a well organize database of bid documents for reference upon award of contract
Attend kickoff meetings to assist in the smooth handoff of the project to the execution team
Oversee vendor submittal process for assigned projects
Identify additional revenue opportunities for cpg, as applicable
Coordinate with personnel from sales, engineering, preconstruction, execution and finance teams
Manage internal and external relations while on site.
Bachelor`s degree in construction cost management or quantity surveying or equivalent
5+ years of experience in construction estimating/cost control field, with specific knowledge of mep and asc cost elements
3+ years of data center experience is preferred
Demonstrated experience building or expanding estimating or cost control programs across a large organization
Ability to interpret contract terms, conditions, and exhibits as applicable to project requirements
Windows power user skill set, proficient with microsoft office suite, and estimating software such as costx.
Required skills & abilities
Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work both independently and in a team environment
Excellent organizational and problem-solving skills
Demonstrated experience developing and justifying budgets
Ability to create and maintain processes for project documentation
Ability and willingness to think outside of the box to find creative and innovative solutions prior to and during the construction process to reduce costs with no impact on quality and reliability
Possess excellent communication skills, attention to detail, and be able to maintain high-quality standards
Physical demands and work environmental factors
Prolonged periods sitting at a desk and working on a computer.
Frequently required to stand, walk, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.
Occasionally required to sit and climb or balance.
Specific vision abilities required for this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust and focus.
Occasionally move objects 10-50lbs.
Travel: as needed
Job location: ashburn, va or remote
Reports to: vp, preconstructions project management & estimation
Benefits to joining our team
Cpg offers a competitive and comprehensive package that includes additional benefits beyond enhanced medical, dental, and vision coverage
Health benefits - no waiting period (medical, dental & vision insurance)
Flexible spending & health saving account options
401k contribution at 3% (no employee contribution necessary) *
Employer paid life & disability insurance
Paid time off
Employee referral program
Adoption assistance program
Employee assistance program (eap)
Cpg is an equal opportunity employerWe will consider all employment applicants without attention to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran, or disability status.