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Junior Drywall Construction Estimator

  • Location:

    New York, United States of America

  • Sector:

    Construction, Engineering & Design

  • Job type:

    Full Time

  • Salary:

    US$65000 - US$75000 per annum + Benefits

  • Contact:

    Cobalt Recruitment

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  • Job ref:

    JN -122021-75440_1638809328

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Our client is a well-established, profitable Contractor specializing in all aspects of drywall & carpentry for residential and commercial projects throughout NYC. They cater primarily to the private arena and have made a name for themselves in the industry. As they see continued opportunity for growth, they are looking to add an experienced and dedicated Estimator to assist in bidding and winning projects.

The Role:

  • To leverage field experience, industry knowledge and solid analytical skills to prepare accurate quantity take-offs.
  • Specific tasks include:
    • Prepare take-off & pricing for a variety of drywall construction opportunities, by reviewing, interpreting, and accurately estimating scope of work as outlined in project documents
    • Pilot thorough analysis of drawings and specifications by researching selected products from a cost and constructability perspective
    • Attend Pre-bid meetings where value engineering options and costs, as well as estimating productions and scheduling are provided and presented
    • Perform detailed project cost estimate using company estimating software
  • Work collaboratively with owners and Project Managers to ensure flawless project delivery.

The person

  • ONLY candidates that can display the following experience and qualities will be considered:
  • At least 1-3 years of estimating experience - ideally in the drywall industry
  • Highly proficient in industry specific software, such as On-Screen Takeoff
  • First class references, excellent communication skills and a can do, team focused proactive mentality.
  • A home location that enables daily attendance to the office in NYC.

Competitive Base + +Bonus + Benefits.