Junior Construction Estimator

Cannon Design Irvine , CA 92606

Posted 3 weeks ago

CannonDesign has an exciting opportunity for a Junior Construction Estimator based in our Irvine office. If your skills and experience are a match for the position described below, wed love to hear from you.

ABOUT OUR FIRMWe are an integrated global design firm that unites a diverse team of architects, engineers, constructors, builders, strategists, researchers, and industry specialists driven by a singular goal to help solve our clients' and society's greatest challenges. ABOUT THE ROLEThe ideal Junior Construction Estimator will assist the preconstruction and estimating staff with preparing data and documents that will help win construction bids. WHAT YOU WILL DOAnalyze drawings and specifications.Understand contractual terms and conditions.Assemble estimates and proposals.Learn to provide clear detailed quantity take offs.Organize subcontractor quotes.Draft budgets and schedules for projects for review.Meet with potential subcontractors.

ABOUT YOUR QUALIFICATIONSMinimum of two years of related construction experience is required.Bachelor degree in Construction Management, Engineering or Architecture is preferred.Must be able to read and interpret construction drawings and specifications.Ability to use CAD programs.Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite required.Exceptional communication skills.Ability to work in an office and in the field in a fast paced environment with variable working hours.Enjoy various challenges with a multitasked position from sales through to the completion of a building project. ABOUT WORKING HEREWe are relentless in our pursuit of client adoration (not simply satisfaction). Consistent delivery of the best service is what we are about

We know you have a life outside of the office. Thats why we offer the convenience of flexible scheduling, including the ability to work remotely on occasion

We are committed to ensuring our practice is equitable for all employees, representative of the communities around us and focused on the future of design We advocate for equity, diversity and inclusion efforts through the leadership of our Diversity + Inclusion Council, Womens Forum, and other community advocacy initiatives

Were about communication and transparency here. If you want to talk to someone about an idea you have, or a challenge that needs addressing, were ready for you.The NEXT Council is a group of dynamic, multi-faceted employees that collaborates closely with firm leadership.

Together, council members act as a catalyst for our practices evolution a think tank for innovation, improvement and growth. Please note that candidates can only apply to our positions on our company Careers site. It's not uncommon for scammers to create positions that look legitimate on other sites; never enter your information or apply for CannonDesign positions on any platform.

Should an issue arise that you feel we should be aware of, please contact us. Please provide your resume and portfolio when applying. As a condition of employment, all employees are expected to complete mandatory training, including compliance training, within required timeframes and adhere to our internal policies and our Code of Conduct.

CannonDesign recognizes the value of diversity in our workforce. We are committed to equal opportunity. We consider all qualified employment applicants without regard to race, religion, color, gender, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, partnership status, protected veteran status, disability, or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law. Individuals who hold legal work authorization applicable to employment at CannonDesign in the United States will be considered without regard to citizenship/alienage.



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