Veliz Construction is looking for a construction estimator ready to join a highly demanding, fast-paced construction environment. We are looking for a self-motivated individual with a passion for construction and desire to learn and grow with our company. The ideal candidate will have previous experience in construction, be organized, motivated, detail-oriented and driven. We are offering a competitive salary commensurate with experience. This is the perfect opportunity to build a career at a growing construction firm.
Self-motivated, organized team player with ability to work priorities in a fast-paced environment
Ability to participate in pursuit effort such as procurement strategy, proposals, budgets, bids, etc.
Responsible for developing accurate and complete quantity surveys and pricing
Perform comprehensive “bid day" analysis and scoping of specific assigned trades
Coordinate with operations staff to ensure that General Conditions and General Requirements items are properly addressed in the estimate
Prepare bid forms and proposal packages
Handle subcontractor and/or supplier solicitations and negotiations
Present drafts of bids and/or proposals to senior management
Prepare instructions to bidders, bid forms and other bid solicitation information
Review and/or manage the review and scoping of specialty contractor bids
Assist in oversight of the historical cost database and estimating software
Coordinate pass-off meetings between estimating and project management
Participate in communication with clients during final negotiation
Prepare scope requisitions for assigned trades as required; coordinate with project team to eliminate scope gaps and overlaps
2-5 years of estimating experience working for a general contractor
Bachelor's degree in Engineering or Construction Management required
Experience estimating projects ranging from 250K to 5 million
Working knowledge of estimating technology and tools such as OST, QB, ProEst
Experience with Job Order Contracting (JOC) using Gordian and 4Clicks
Applicant must be familiar with both conceptual and self-perform estimating
Design-Build experience strongly preferred
About Veliz Construction
Veliz Construction offers general contracting services across Texas and New Mexico. We provide Design-Build, Construction Management, Job Order Contract ( JOC), and Healthcare Construction to a wide range of governmental, commercial and institutional clients.