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Estimator - Raleigh

Apex, NC 27539

Posted: 04/02/2024 Industry: Engineering Job Number: 49965

Job Description

  • Well-respected industry leader with over 100 years of service to clients across the U.S.
  • Offering a competitive salary, bonus plan, 401k match, ESOP, medical benefits, and generous vehicle allowance.

  • Estimate creation & setup
    • Creates estimate folders.
    • Keeps Accubid default job up to date with current labor rates, tax rates, etc.
    • Reviews bid opportunities, bid plans and specifications, proposed schedule.
    • Performs estimate takeoff.
    • Requests material, equipment, and other miscellaneous pricing from various vendors, verifies quotes meet owner expectations.
    • Reviews and finalizes estimate with management.
    • Creates estimate scope of work.
    • Submits estimate to customer.
    • Performs estimate handoff to project management upon award.
    • Assists Project Manager and owner with Value Engineering ideas and pricing.
  • Responsible for maintaining organized document flow within assigned estimates.
  • Assists Business Development and Project Management with customer / jobsite visits as necessary.

Required Experience:
  • 3+ years of estimating commercial and / or industrial electrical projects.
  • Seeking prior electrical estimating experience with bids ranging from $250K - $20M.
  • Experience with Trimble Accubid electrical estimating software or other similar products.
  • Principles and practices of estimating, including planning, scheduling, organizing, and coordinating.
  • Knowledge of applicable federal, state, and local laws related to the assigned project area.
  • Safe working practices, codes, and regulations applicable to the assigned project area.
  • Ability to develop and maintain relationships with vendors, suppliers, and subcontractors.

Kavaliro provides Equal Employment Opportunities to all employees and applicants. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws. Kavaliro is committed to the full inclusion of all qualified individuals. In keeping with our commitment, Kavaliro will take the steps to assure that people with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodations. Accordingly, if reasonable accommodation is required to fully participate in the job application or interview process, to perform the essential functions of the position, and/or to receive all other benefits and privileges of employment, please respond to this posting to connect with a company representative.


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