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JN -032024-2746


Certis Solutions is seeking a qualified Estimator with the following background:

Must Have Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in construction management, Business Administration, Engineering, or related field.
  • 5-8 years of construction experience. Must have experience in DFW area.
  • Must have good organizational skills and strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Resourceful and diligent in seeking solutions to problems and adapting to new situations.
  • Act in a manner of integrity that shows support for the company, its values, and the employees, while maintaining constant focus on meeting/exceeding customer requirements and expectations.
  • Demonstrates proficiency using Microsoft products (e.g., Word, Excel, Office, Outlook).

Top Skills / Key Job Responsibilities

  • Performs accurate, thorough, and timely quantity takeoffs using company format, detail and coding for all C1S categories at all phases of drawing development (schematic, design development, construction documents).
  • Reviews and understands project plans and specifications for all CSI categories of work.
  • Solicits and evaluates trade partner bids.
  • Develops accurate and concise clarifications and assumptions with project management team’s assistance.
  • Obtains clarification on plans and specifications from architects and engineers when necessary.
  • Solicits and analyzes trade partner and vendor pricing input when required.
  • Attends project site pre-bid meetings, site tours, and post-bid interviews as required.
  • Develops accurate unit costs.
  • Develops and analyzes value management analysis options.
  • Performs technical/plan review when required.
  • Considers and understands problems and identifies appropriate solutions.
  • Develops knowledge in building designs, systems, and construction materials through available resources.
  • Accurately assesses and plans takeoff workload.
  • Uses estimating and pre-construction software including On-Screen Takeoff, Procore, and Building Connected.