Anchor Construction Corporation
  • Lanham, MD, USA
  • Full Time

TITLE: Senior Estimator
DEPARTMENT: Administration
LOCATION: Various locations including the Metropolitan DMV and Eastern Shore
REPORTS TO: Vice President

Anchor Construction Corporation has an immediate opening for a full-time Senior Estimator. A
minimum of 8 years of experience in site construction required, with a particular emphasis on
water, sewer, storm, and conduit construction. Experience in estimating projects in the
Washington, DC area and vicinity is extremely helpful.

Primary Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Ability to thoroughly review contracts, plans and specifications when awarded projects to bid.
  • Strong knowledge of field construction tasks (excavation, pipe installation, backfill, restoration,
    etc.) required.
  • Ability to estimate crew cost including number and class of people, equipment needs, material
    and other expenses.
  • Ability to supervise, mentor, and manage multiple estimators in the estimating department.
  • Extensive experience negotiating pricing with material suppliers and subcontractors.
  • Knowledge of HCSS Heavy Bid estimating software required.
  • Ability to perform material take-offs for projects.
  • Prepare bid packages for lower-tier subcontractors to price.
  • Assist in preparation of change order claims, when required.
  • Lead and/or participate in required meetings (pre-bid meetings, in-house bid meetings, project
    turnover meetings, progress meetings, etc.)
  • Prepare quote letters and other correspondence, as directed by the Vice President.

Experience and Qualifications

  • Associates Degree or BS in Construction Management, Civil Engineering, or equivalent
  • Minimum of 8 years of experience as a construction Estimator required with a heavy emphasis
    on water, sewer, storm, and conduit construction.
  • Basic knowledge of specific construction tasks performed by company crews (i.e., waterline,
    conduit, sewer pipe installation, concrete work, etc.)
  • Computer software knowledge (HCSS Heavy Bid, MS Excel, MS Word, etc.)
  • CRM experience
  • Great communications skills (verbal and written), organizational skills, and problem-solving
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