peoria | Estimator/Project Manager in Chicago, IL

Estimator/Project Manager

  • Michael Page
  • Chicago, IL 60290
  • Full-Time
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Job Description

Perform material take-offs, make on site evaluations, and negotiate subcontract/vendor costs.
Perform detailed takeoffs on conceptual / preliminary drawings, confirm subcontractor quantities on working drawings
Develop and maintain strong working relationships with suppliers and subcontractors
Meet tight deadlines and maintain excellent communication with Owners, Subcontractors, Suppliers, and architects throughout the duration of the estimating process.
Work closely with project management to ensure intended subcontractors and suppliers are used in accordance with the final approved budget.

The Successful Applicant

Bachelors degree in Civil Engineering and Construction Management
5 years minimum experience in budgeting/estimating for large scale transportation projects
Demonstrate proficiency in reading commercial construction plans and specifications
Ability to read and produce construction documents
Must be able analyze all aspects of assigned bids including subcontractor scope/pricing and labor productivity for self-performed work.

What's on Offer

Competitive salary
Benefits - medical, dental and vision coverage
401K contribution
Discretionary annual bonus
PTO
Flexible work schedule


* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.