Senior Conceptual Estimator

The Christman Company Dallas , TX 75201

Posted 2 months ago

Are you looking for an opportunity to work within a successful commercial construction organization with a healthy corporate culture? Christman may just be the place for you. We are seeking a Senior Conceptual Estimator for construction projects in our Dallas/Fort Worth region.

The position requires experience in the following areas:

  • Perform detailed cost estimating.

  • Value Analysis including basic Life-Cycle Analysis.

  • Ability to provide pricing in various regions including the South and Southeastern U.S.

  • Experience in the following market sectors: Healthcare, Higher-Ed., Institutional and Commercial Development

Responsibilities include:

  • Oversee/prepare estimates for projects at all stages.

  • Responsible for all pre-construction deliverables to clients.

  • Present the detailed estimate to the project team.

  • Develops strategy for each assigned project to generate value for clients.

  • Supports Sales and Business Development Teams for sales presentations and proposal writing.

  • Risk Management ensures sound financial deals.

  • Responsible to assure that the costing database is current labor and material updates.

  • Takes lead in preparing GMP's/brings GMP's to closure.

  • Directs, reviews, and approves work of Estimators and Senior Estimators.

  • Drives deadlines and achieves results.

  • Ensures involvement of subcontractors and suppliers for pricing.

  • Extends support to operations during subcontractor negotiations.

  • Develop and train staff.

  • Manages client relationships.

Best suited candidates will possess the following characteristics:

  • Skilled in planning, estimating and assisting in the design of mechanical systems during the project planning period.

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering is preferred but not required.

The Christman family of companies in an equal opportunity employer and values diversity.

Equal Opportunity Employer: disability/veteran


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Senior Conceptual Estimator

The Christman Company