Estimator with Multi Family exp in Seattle, WA

Posting ID:
10647
Industry: 
Construction
Job Description - Estimator with Multi Family exp in Seattle, WA Do you have a passion for real estate development? Are you excited by the prospect of taking an extraordinary project from inception to completion? Do you embrace the power of planning and executing for success? Do you like identifying and creating opportunities as well as solving problems? Are you ready to take a leadership role and “own” your work? If the answer to these questions is yes and working with an innovative company and learning from a talented and fun team sounds interesting to you, then you’re probably a great fit for our position of Construction Estimator. Intracorp is growing and we are looking for people who share our passion, pride and commitment to “build the extraordinary” and to grow along with us. For more than 40 years, Intracorp has been creating extraordinary homes for customers in both Canada and the United States. A full-service urban real estate development company with in-house expertise in acquisitions, design, city approvals, debt and equity financing, construction, marketing, and sales. Intracorp strives to enhance the lives of its homeowners and add to the fabric of the communities in which we build. The company’s success stems from its commitment to quality and homeowner satisfaction. Intracorp believes in building more than just quality homes—it builds extraordinary relationships as well. To find out more about us visit: www.intracorphomes.com. POSITION OVERVIEW Essential Functions: Plan review for constructability, cost and design compliance Navigate and utilize BIM models Creation of conceptual/schematic budgets Development and tracking of Project Budget Control Logs during design phase Create and maintain estimating database Provide initial estimate and guidelines on future development projects Monitor/Track commodity markets to strategically align the timing of large commodity driven subcontractor or materials buy out Create multi-tier specifications for value ranged residential product Create and update comprehensive historic cost database to assist development team with real time conceptual cost analysis tools Must have good attitude and be approachable Strong knowledge of the local market conditions and how they impact planning and estimating of projects Build or have good relationships with local subcontractors and suppliers Assist/ Support Construction Managers with the following: Review technical and logistical aspects of assigned projects to improve bid process Coordinate with design teams & architects to provide feasibility analysis of proposals Conduct and evaluate pre-qualification of all contractors and subcontractors Prepare bidder list for distribution and approval Prepare all bid documents in conjunction with field staff, project manager, and related departments Perform bid leveling and associated documentation during bid process Prepare bid documents, clarify proposals received, and make recommendations as to bid award Conduct scope meetings with bidders to ensure all proposals are accurate and functionally similar SKILL REQUIREMENTS Minimum of 10 years as an estimator, project/construction manager, or equivalent Salary DOE Signing Bonus available for top candidates. Intracorp offers a full benefits package including medical, dental, vision and life insurance. As well as a 401(k) Retirement plan and Health Savings account.