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Sr. Estimator-Savannah, GA

Savannah, GA, US, 31415

APAC - Atlantic

 

 

Job ID:  310909

 

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 in order 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 activities of all estimators within the department.

Key Responsibilities 

  • Prepares detailed estimates by completing takeoff, using past cost history and conferring with field personnel.
  • Maintains files of working documents as back-up for estimate figures, including current (accurate) information on prices from suppliers through direct contact, sales brochures, price lists, etc.
  • Prepare detailed reports, information packets and clearly communicate all aspects of the bid to field personnel on bids that are awarded.
  • May review design options and recommend 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 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

Education/Experience

  • 10 years’ 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.

 

Physical Requirements

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

What CRH Americas Offers You

 

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

 

About CRH Americas

 

CRH Americas has a long and proud heritage as one of North America’s largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the CRH Americas family. CRH Americas operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.

 

CRH Americas is a great place to grow! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Please complete your online application and profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Thank you for your interest in the CRH Americas family!

 

APAC-Atlantic is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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

 

Date Posted:  Sep 2, 2021


Nearest Major Market: Savannah

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