Construction Estimator in Greater Portland area at GPAC

Date Posted: 10/11/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Great local commercial general contractor is looking for an experienced Estimator for construction projects in the Greater Portland area. Close knit Estimating department with room for growth.

Needed Qualifications:
* Must be able to produce detailed quantity take-offs
* Should be able to produce accurate cost estimates from high level concept estimate through detailed construction documents estimate
* Generate Value Engineering ideas that help our clients reduce their cost while maintaining the quality they seek
* Proven experience in material and equipment prices and various labor rates in the Portland market
* Experience liaising with architects and engineers and/or other estimating offices
* Capable of showing initiative and independent thought, can "look outside the box" when needed
* Ability to work in a fast paced environment with multiple projects & rigid timelines
* Great problem solving, organizational & time management skills couple with a high level of attention to detail both large and small
* Team player with a positive attitude who can also work independently, who is self-motivated and driven, that can be coached and willing to take direction when needed
* BS Degree in engineering or construction management is preferred

Compensation/Benefits:
* Industry leading compensation
* Complete benefits package
* Positive work environment


Apply now for the next step in your Construction Estimating Career!
Please send your resume and project list description to Bobby Gournoe at Bobby.Gournoe@gogpac.com or call/text 605-277-4933 to discuss in more detail.

You can email me directly at: bobby.gournoe@gogpac.com

All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, age, color, sex (including pregnancy), religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, military status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable laws or regulations.

GPAC (Growing People and Companies) is an award-winning search firm specializing in placing quality professionals within multiple industries across the United States for the past 31 years. We are extremely competitive, client-focused and realize that our value is in our ability to deliver the right solutions at the right time.

Job Requirements

Great local commercial general contractor is looking for an experienced Estimator for construction projects in the Greater Portland area. Close knit Estimating department with room for growth. Needed Qualifications: • Must be able to produce detailed quantity take-offs • Should be able to produce accurate cost estimates from high level concept estimate through detailed construction documents estimate • Generate Value Engineering ideas that help our clients reduce their cost while maintaining the quality they seek • Proven experience in material and equipment prices and various labor rates in the Portland market • Experience liaising with architects and engineers and/or other estimating offices • Capable of showing initiative and independent thought, can "look outside the box" when needed • Ability to work in a fast paced environment with multiple projects & rigid timelines • Great problem solving, organizational & time management skills couple with a high level of attention to detail both large and small • Team player with a positive attitude who can also work independently, who is self-motivated and driven, that can be coached and willing to take direction when needed • BS Degree in engineering or construction management is preferred Compensation/Benefits: • Industry leading compensation • Complete benefits package • Positive work environment Apply now for the next step in your Construction Estimating Career! Please send your resume and project list description to Bobby Gournoe at Bobby.Gournoe@gogpac.com or call/text 605-277-4933 to discuss in more detail. You can email me directly at: bobby.gournoe@gogpac.com