Job type full-time
Full job description
As estimator, proficient in and able to successfully complete tasks in this competency as requestedHelp from an expert may be required from time to time, but the following usually will be performed independently:
Develop and maintain plan take-offs for all components using our mitek sapphire build suites, including blackpoint and kova software systems.
Estimate material quantity take-offs for all new plans, revised plans and elevations including options.
Assist the estimating manager with bidding out plans for new communities and manage the input and setup of data in kova.
Read and understand floor plan designs.
Resolves plan, budget and take-off discrepancies by field verification and analyzing information.
Process plan and take-off changes in kova.
Assist with special projects as needed by the purchasing and estimating teams.
Works with construction team to reduce variances, increase efficiencies, increase quality, create value and compress construction time.
Provides exceptional customer service to internal customers including the construction and the internal operations team members.
Keeps management informed by preparing special reports derived from collecting, analyzing and summarizing information and trends.
Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities.
Accomplishes department and organization mission by completing related tasks to achieve desired results as needed or as assigned.
Maintains quality service by following organization standards.
Maintains continuity among corporate, division and local work teams by documenting and communicating actions, irregularities and continuing needs.
Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; review professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies.
Contributes to team effort by working with other departments in accomplishing related results as needed
Other duties may be assigned as appropriate and necessary
Microsoft word; microsoft excel; microsoft outlook microsoft power point
Continuous learning and self development
Problem solving with results-driven mindset
Minimum of 2 years residential construction related work experience required (related work to include, but not limited to, building, estimating, purchasing).
Knowledge and experience with mitek sapphire build suites, including blackpoint and kova software systems preferred.
Experience with database input and reporting.
Intermediate level of experience in microsoft office including word and excel (requires input as well as creation of spreadsheets, to include mathematical formulas, some macros, formatting and creation of reports).
Testing may be required in order to fulfill application process.
Prefer bachelor’s degree (b.a.) from a four-year college or university; or five years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Company general policy and procedure
The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability requiredTo perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorilyThe competence of the employee in performing his or her job duties will be demonstrated, maintained, and improved on an ongoing basis.
The statements contained in this position description reflect the general duties considered necessary to describe the principal functions of the job as identified, and shall not be considered a detailed description of all the work requirements that may be inherent in the position.
Each team member is expected to be in compliance with policies in the employee handbook (located on our company/peo website).