CONSTRUCTION COST ESTIMATOR

Altius Building Company
Job Description

Altius Building Co. is seeking to fill a COST ESTIMATOR position with a broad range of skills and abilities in the construction industry.  Our typical projects range from $6 million to $35 million, but exceptions on both extremes are made on a per project and per customer basis.

The Cost Estimator will have the capacity to assist the project team in pre-construction by preparing detailed estimates, bid packages, & analysis of subcontractor bids. Creating and maintaining positive working relationships with the architects, engineers, sub-contractors & clients is critical. This position may travel to different project sites.

Candidates will have an applicable college degree and at least a minimum of 5 years of relevant experience, with proficiency in On-Screen Takeoff, Bluebeam, Microsoft Office Applications, Quantity Takeoffs, and bid solicitation software (currently Pantera). Previous experience with Carpentry estimating is a plus.

Employee benefits include market competitive compensation, a strong health insurance plan heavily subsidized by the employer, market leading 401k match, dental reimbursement, paid time off, and the ability to work in a culture which rewards hard work!

Altius Building Company values and rewards employee honesty, integrity, and strong work ethic.  We strive to live our mission statement on a daily basis: Deliver a product second to none in quality and efficiency, with a strong focus on honesty and integrity.  Altius Building Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Cost Estimator Job Duties:

  • Prepares budgets by comparing historical data, researching industry trends, studying plans, preparing reports, identifying and projecting cost for each discipline of work.
  • Obtains bids from vendors and subcontractors by specifying materials; identifying qualifications; negotiating price.
  • Resolves cost discrepancies by collecting and analyzing information.
  • Maintains quality service by following company standards, attending educational workshops, reviewing professional publications, establishing personal networks, and participating in professional societies.
  • Contributes to the team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.

 Employee benefits include market competitive compensation, a strong health insurance plan heavily subsidized by the employer, market leading 401k match, dental reimbursement, paid time off, and the ability to work in a culture which rewards hard work!

 

About Altius Building Company:

Altius Building Company is a Construction Management professional services contractor founded in 2002 serving customers in the Fox Valley, Green Bay, Wisconsin, and throughout the State of Wisconsin. Altius has a historical portfolio with a strong focus on multi-family and senior living projects as well as teams servicing the hospitality, commercial, and industrial markets.

Altius Building Company strives to live our mission statement on a daily basis: Deliver a product second to none in quality and efficiency, with an uncompromising focus on honesty and integrity.  Altius Building Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

For more information and/or to express an interest in this position please contact:

admin@altiusbuildingco.com

262-641-8811

 

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