MUST HAVE EXPERIENCE BEING AN ESTIMATOR!
Plan reading, Project takeoff (estimation), Project costing, Customer interaction, Vendor interaction, and Home office interaction.
What would a typical day in this role look like?
Costing of work, answering questions form engineers and clients, check and scheduling orders and deliveries
What are the “must-have” skillsets of a successful candidate?
Excel, estimating skills understanding of SF to QF the QY. Price allocation - curb is 20 per LF 100 feet of cube is 2000 - then the ability to cost out the material and double-check the material expended - the ability to compile a proposal
What are the “nice-to-have” skillsets of a successful candidate?
excel. Blue beam, Computer ease construction management (easy to learn) CAD