Sr. Estimator-Savannah, GA

Savannah, GA, US, 31415

APAC - Atlantic

 

 

Job ID:  495077

 

APAC-Atlantic, part of CRH’s South Division, is a leader in the production of high-quality hot mix and warm mix asphalt, serving the Coastal Georgia and Low Country South Carolina markets for over 70 years. No matter how big or small the paving project is, APAC-Atlantic’s goal on any project is to finish on time and on budget. But most importantly, our goal is to make sure the project uses the right materials and construction methods proven to last. From paving and project management to materials, we have you covered. Are you ready to join the best in the business? At APAC-Atlantic, we’re more than just a team. We’re a family. APAC-Atlantic is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer and an E-Verify Participant.

 

The Senior Estimator position is responsible for using a combination of past experiences and project specifications to accurately project the amount of materials, equipment, and man hours that must be utilized to complete a given project.  Based upon these calculations, they create a project budget that is then presented to Management.  All necessary details must meet not only legal but also company policies and guidelines. This role will assist the Estimating Manager in coordinating the activities of all estimators within the department.

 

Key Responsibilities (Essential Duties and Functions)

  • Prepares detailed estimates by completing takeoff, using past cost history, and conferring with field personnel.
  • Maintains files of working documents as a backup for estimate figures, including current (accurate) information on prices from suppliers through direct contact, sales brochures, price lists, etc.
  • Prepare detailed reports, and information packets and communicate all aspects of the bid to field personnel on bids that are awarded.
  • May review design options and recommend the best solution based on cost, engineering quality of availability of materials.
  • Properly follow all company policies and OSHA/MSHA regulations for safe working procedures and the environment. Report any problems to the Estimating Manager, Safety Manager, or Human Resources Manager
  • Minimum supervision provided when estimating items in own discipline.
  • Independently estimates a large-sized project.
  • Ensure a safe work environment in compliance with all safety policies and procedures.
  • Regular and timely attendance
  • Other duties as assigned

 

Qualifications

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.

 

Education/Experience

  • 10 years’ of construction estimating experience.
  • Engineering degree or equivalent combinations of technical training and/or experience.

 

Knowledge/Skill Requirements

  • Experience with estimating software
  • Demonstrate proficiency with estimating and bidding software.
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment.
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints, specifications, and contracts.
  • Skills needed include leadership, problem-solving, decision-making, and organization.
  • Professional ethics, tact, and courtesy in dealing with management, team members, vendors, and internal and external customers.

 

General Requirements 

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to travel as needed.

 

 

 

What CRH Offers You

 

  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs
  • A diverse and inclusive culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion

 

 

About CRH

 

CRH has a long and proud heritage. We are a collection of hundreds of family businesses, regional companies and large enterprises that together form the CRH family. CRH operates in a decentralized, diversified structure that allows you to work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of large international organization.

 

If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Once you click apply now, you will be brought to our official employment application. Please complete your online profile and it will be sent to the hiring manager. Our system allows you to view and track your status 24 hours a day. Thank you for your interest!

 

APAC-Atlantic, a CRH Company, is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

EOE/Vet/Disability--If you want to know more, please click on this link

 

 

 

Date:  May 19, 2024


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