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Chief Estimators help completing construction projects by providing cost estimates. Other duties highlighted on a Chief Estimator resume are procuring competitive projects, collaborating with subcontractors, training estimating staff, soliciting information from subcontractors, and taking part to periodic reviews. A successful resume sample for Chief Estimator should mention skills such as construction expertise, project management, attention to details, good numeracy skills, stamina, and availability for travel. Most Chief Estimators have a Bachelor’s Degree in civil engineering or construction management.

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Chief Estimator

  • Responsible for reviewing all bid documents, addendums, RFIs, drawings, & specifications for project scope
  • Responsible for compiling all takeoffs on flooring quantities per scope of work
  • Estimate costs for labor, materials, & equipment for all bids & change order proposals
  • Create proposals/purchase orders for all current & future projects
  • Follow up on proposals, negotiate pricing, & create weekly sales reports
  • Coordinate samples, shop drawings, correspond with vendors & manufacturers
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
6
months
at this job
BBA
Business Management
12

Assistant to Chief Estimator and Project Manager

  • Attended meetings with engineers and project managers from Florida Power and Light to discuss and gather information on specifications and work scope on several power substations the company I was employed by was tasked to build.
  • Was responsible for estimating the gross and specific costs on major heavy construction projects.
  • Was responsible for making subcontractor contacts for a variety construction projects and concisely explaining to them the scope of their work.
  • Reorganized and modernized the company’s estimation systems and processes through technology and my knowledge of its application.
Candidate Info
14
years in
workforce
1
month
at this job
HS
History
Political Science
13

Chief Estimator

  • Complete Quantity Takeoffs
  • Complete Estimate Pricing
  • Submissions of Project Bids
  • Manage other Estimators
  • Included Private & State DOT Projects
  • Projects Range from $1,000,000.00 to $100,000,000.00
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
BS
Civil Engineering
14

Chief Estimator/project Manager/owner

  • Responsible for ensuring competitiveness and profitability for company
  • Responsible for accurate estimating to ensure growth with design
  • Performed commercial, industrial and residential projects
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
Applied Science
15

Project Manager/chief Estimator

  • Started as an estimating/project manager intern
  • Advanced to full time Project Manager in less than one year
  • Managed large, complex construction and restoration projects
  • Handled project management paper work including Change Orders, RFI's, Subcontracts, and Submittals
  • Utilized various project management technologies including Timberline Project Manager and Microsoft Project, also proficient with all aspects of Microsoft Office
  • Advanced to Chief Estimator in 2010
  • Estimated numerous large, complex construction projects
  • Utilized various estimating technologies including Timberline Estimating and Digitizer
  • Successfully completed pre-construction/estimating phase on numerous CMAR projects
  • Worked directly with President/CEO on day to day business operations such as: cost
Candidate Info
19
years in
workforce
11
years
at this job
Civil Engineering
Civil Engineering
16

Chief Estimator, Project Manager, Operations and Purchasing

  • Responsible for plan analysis, take offs, material pricing.
  • Put together fiscally responsible bids / (budgets) based on production rates
  • Brought in new clientele to expand sales base for company growth.
  • Introduced residential pipeline construction production and clients.
  • Versed in Excel, Word
  • Managed multiple commercial and residential projects from start to finish.
  • Purchased all jobsite materials
  • Oversaw all field operations
  • Grew company from start up to 14M annually
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
17

Administrative Assistant for Chief Estimator

  • Greet visitors, both personal and professional, upon their entrance to the building in order to exceed company customer satisfaction goals
  • Answer phone calls and emails from both current and potential clients and address any possible concerns that they may have, and in the limited circumstances where I cannot address them, I direct them to the proper personnel up the chain of command
  • Schedule walk-throughs for minor and major electrical projects throughout the state of New Jersey, ensuring that all relevant parties are well-informed during the electrical estimation process
  • Point person for ordering office supplies that are important for electrical industry estimation when they run low as well as notification of any maintenance issues that arise from any machines in the office
  • Download documents sent to the company by potential customers, print any relevant blueprints and drawings and subsequently create digital files needed to manage large-scale electrical projects
  • Organize digital and physical files and drawings in order to ensure they can be easily accessed by staff and management
  • Log data from any documents and files received into Microsoft Excel to create spreadsheets that will assist the Chief Estimator
  • Manage the calendar of the Chief Estimator to ensure that all deadlines are met
  • Receiving and sending out relevant mail and packages to and from potential clients, contractors and vendors
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
AS
Industrial Design

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