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Job Title:   Estimator
ONET Job Title:   Construction and Related Workers, not listed separately
Industry:   Commercial and Institutional Building Construction
Job Type:   Full Time
Job Shift:   First Shift (Day)
Job Location:   St. Thomas
Minimum Education:   Bachelors Degree
Career Level:   Experienced (Non-Manager)
Minimum Experience:   4 Years
Work Permit:   United States
Required Travel:   Not Required
Apply By:   Nov 01, 2022
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Job Description:

The Lemartec Estimator position is responsible for pre-construction planning, pre-bid attendance, bid management, and estimating activities.  The primary job responsibility of this position will be the coordination of information between team members in the Estimating Department, accurately estimate complete quantity takeoffs and manage drawings, specifications, sub-contractor and vendor data. 


·        Create, obtain and evaluate all documents/data required for bidding, including specifications, scopes of work, architectural documents, site plans, soils reports, community guidelines and all other pertinent documents that affect all costs of construction

·        Work with suppliers, sub-contractors, etc., to facilitate bids, takeoffs, pricing, and proposals.

·        Work with architects, drafters & engineers as required to ensure building plans are accurately documented.

·        Participate in value engineering efforts and identify areas for improvement.

·        Document estimating and pre-construction activities and keep team members informed.

·        Maintain RFI log and bid contact log for projects.

·        Work collaboratively with construction team to ensure scopes of work for each trade are clearly understood and adhered to by sub-contractors.

·        Research and pre-qualify new vendors, sub-contractors and suppliers.

·        Administrative duties to field incoming calls, email and other correspondence.

·        Create and manage project files.

·        Manage & update online project management system.

·        Maintain subcontractor contact records for potential vendors and sub-contractors.

·        Ensure company procedures and internal control requirements are met. 

Skills Required

·        Bachelor's degree in construction management, or related field preferred.

·        Minimum 3 years’ experience in estimating/pre-construction.

·        Experience and knowledge of construction industry practices, materials and methods involved and the purchasing of services and supplies.

·        Must be proficient with computers including Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point, Outlook, etc

·        Must be proficient in internet search techniques and online research.

·        Must be able to type.

·        Strong writing & communication skills in English. 

·        Detail oriented and organized.

·        Understanding of construction and design.

·        Ability to read and understand, building plans, scopes of work, specifications and other construction documents.

·        Ability to manage multiple projects at the same time.

·        Ability to work independently or as a member of a team.

·        Creative and Innovative - must be a "think out-of-the-box" problem solver.

Company Information More jobs from this company 
Company Name: Lemartec, a Mastec Company
Company Description:
Lemartec is a national General Contractor/Construction Management Firm, and MasTec’s vertical construction arm.As a MasTec Company, Lemartec is able to serve our diversified customer base through a network of professionals and subject matter experts in Engineering, Procurement, and Construction across over 400 locations throughout North America and the Caribbean.
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