North Point Builders is looking for a talented, dynamic commercial construction professional to join our team and help us make a positive impact throughout the Baltimore Area.
We are currently seeking an experienced Senior Estimator to generate bids and contract proposal estimates for a broad range of commercial construction projects including new, ground-up construction, renovations and tenant improvement.
This will be an exceptional opportunity to collaborate with a team of dedicated construction professionals to bid and secure projects such as hospitals, fire and police stations, laboratories, K-12 public schools, and universities in both public and private markets.
As our Senior Estimator your responsibilities will include:
- Preparing and assembling bid proposals, which includes completing detailed estimates and takeoffs, generating scopes of work, and soliciting pricing from qualified vendors and subcontractors.
- Reviewing the project specifications and drawings.
- Actively participating in pre-bid activities including attending pre-bid meetings and performing site visits to determine the scope of work and required content for the estimate.
- Participating in pre-construction activities including "kick-off" meetings with the project management team.
- Participating in post-award project buy-out and subcontracting.
- Occasionally performing Project Manager responsibilities for smaller scale projects.
If you're the right one for us, you'll have at least ten (10) years of relevant commercial construction estimating experience in public and private general construction markets and project types. You'll have experience with projects ranging in budget from $500K to $40M. It is highly preferred that you have a Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Construction Management or related field. It is also highly preferred that you have existing positive working relationships with local subcontractors and suppliers in Baltimore and surrounding areas.
You must be able to read blueprints, have expertise using Excel and a working proficiency using iSqFt Bid Management platform.
If you're the right candidate for us, you will be a critical thinker with strong analytical and problem-solving skills You will have the ability to visualize how projects will go together and prepare competitive bids accordingly. You'll be methodical, thorough and precise with strong reading comprehension and writing skills. You'll have the ability manage multiple competing priorities, and the passion to deliver high-quality work, often within tight deadlines.
Mostly importantly, you will be someone who will embrace our core values of collaboration, communication and integrity. You must possess strong interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to interact, negotiate and maintain rapport with subcontractors and vendors, work well in teams, and communicate effectively with operations and business development staff.
North Point Builders is an industry leader construction management, pre-construction consulting, design/build, and general contracting services. NPB is Headquartered in Baltimore, MD, where we engage in new construction and renovation projects for public and private clients. Our typical projects are government facilities, hospitals, medical centers, education facilities, community buildings, fire and police stations, retail, and manufacturing facilities. Our projects serve as the heart of our community. We've been creating remarkable spaces where life happens in the Baltimore metropolitan area since 1988.
NPB is dedicated to providing superior service and quality to our clients. We accomplish this through honest and open communication, asking the right questions, effective decision making, and partnering with some of the best people in the industry. We treat our employees well and with respect as they are the foundation of our success. Our mission is to deliver to our customer the best possible project on time and on budget.
We are proud to offer our employees competitive compensation and a generous benefits package including health insurance, 401(k), generous paid leave, professional development support and room for internal advancement. At North Point, you'll work with a team of experts who are passionate, dedicated and highly talented.
Please submit your resume and cover letter.
NOTE: During the current, COVID-19 outbreak, we will be offering candidates the ability to interview virtually as an alternative to in-person interviews.
North Point Builders of MD, LLC is an equal opportunity employer