Estimator – Residential Construction
Job ID: 02675152
Location: Gainesville, GA
Degree: 4 year degree preferred
Salary: $60,000 – $85,000
Our Estimating Department is searching for focused, professional Residential Construction Estimators with experience in purchasing & estimating in the custom home building industry. We are looking for highly competent self-starters who possess strong communication, problem solving and team building skills.
About the company:
A Regional single-family Home Builder with a small-company feel but extensive company support staff in place to help with all employee tasks at the local level. They work in 38 offices across 11 states and work directly with the local clients to build semi-custom homes in affordable to semi-custom niche. National volume of $225M and privately owned since 1972 – this company will treat you like family but provide growth opportunities a “family-owned” business typically can’t.
? Assumes the role of “internal” Project Manager for assigned divisions/offices. Works closely with field personnel including
General Managers, Project Managers, sales staff as well as entire corporate staff to ensure estimates are detailed and
accurate, variances are minimized and targeted margins are achieved.
? Produces job estimate packages for all homes sold within assigned divisions/offices. The job estimate package, which is
provided to field personnel, consists of job budget details, material list, cut sheets, material purchase orders, labor work
orders and any other pertinent information.
? Establishes and monitors budgets and product specifications on all homes built within assigned locations in part through
the approval of labor and material purchase orders.
? Approves and process change orders.
? Assists management with any necessary cost analysis, variance and margin reporting.
? Fosters professional relationships with field office personnel in order to maintain strong communication between estimating and field
Requirements and Qualifications
? Prefer individuals with 3 to 5 years experience in similar position within the homebuilding industry
? Bachelors Degree in Construction, Business, or other related field.
? High level of understanding of Timberline Estimating and Accounting.
? Extensive knowledge of the homebuilding process.
? Strong computer skills (Excel, Word, etc.).
? Strong negotiation and math skills.
? Strong work ethic and motivated.
? Detail oriented and well organized.
? Well balanced and positive attitude.
? Strong servant mentality/customer service oriented.
? Desire and ability to work in a team oriented office environment.
Compensation and Benefits
We offer a compensation package including:
? Competitive pay
? 401k plan
? Paid Holiday (7)
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