Richdale Apartments Construction Estimator in Houston, Texas

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Richdale Apartments is a national leader in luxury apartment management, with residential communities that boast immaculate surroundings and a carefree and upscale lifestyle is seeking an experienced Estimator to perform estimate take-offs and develop RFPs for subcontracts associated with proposals and bids for general construction.

  • Work with drawings, specifications, supplier quotations, engineering standards, and other information to provide material take-offs and cost estimates.

  • Make various calculations such of strength of materials, weights, simple forces and stresses.

  • Consult with partners, vendors, and other departmental personnel to discuss and formulate estimates and resolve issues.

  • Uses discretionary judgment to approve change orders and approves construction progress.

  • Analyzes various design requirements and recommends possible solutions or alternate construction systems.

  • Create AutoCAD drawings

  • Minimum 1 - 2 years college or trade school education in mechanical drawing or related areas with a minimum of 5 years estimating experience.

  • The ability to move from design concept to finished designs, including layouts and tolerance valuations and ability to create detailed drawings.

  • Good working knowledge of construction processes and planning.

  • The ability to provide conceptual and detailed estimates on a variety of multi-family and commercial projects.

  • Proficiency in AutoCAD with basic computer skills, including MS Word, Excel, and Outlook.

  • Excellent communication skills (oral, written, and listening)

  • Great attention to detail and strong analytical skills.

  • Strong organizational and time management skills are a must!

  • Cost Estimating Order of magnitude thru detailed budgeting is a plus!

ID: 2018-3208

External Company Name: The Richdale Group

External Company URL: www.richdale.com