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Organized, Estimator - General Contractor

Job Title
Organized, Estimator - General Contractor
Job ID
Nashville - Near Airport,  TN 37214
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Company Information:

  • Office Located near Nashville Airport
  • Service-oriented general contractor with wide variety of commercial projects
  • Privately-owned and zero debt
  • Financially stable – zero layoffs in last recession
  • Excellent reputation for professionalism, integrity, and cooperation with clients
  • Over $25 million annual revenues and growing

What the Company Offers You:

  • Reports directly to owner
  • Works closely with Senior Estimator
  • People/performance-oriented owners with an emphasis on integrity
  • Deep commitment to safety
  • Tight-knit team of dedicated employees
  • Comprehensive benefits package:
    • 401k (4% match) after 1 year
    • BCBS health insurance options
    • Negotiable vacation time
    • Bonus potential
    • Vision, dental, and disability options

Your Role with the Company:

You will be responsible for preparing estimates for projects ranging in size from $1-$5 million. You will report directly to the owner with a dotted line to a senior estimator.  You’ll handle the estimating process and schedule to ensure bid proposals are completed in a timely manner.  You’ll coordinate the bid solicitation process and coordinate all drawings, plan documents, addendum, submittals, RFIs and subcontractor bids.  You’ll perform quantity takeoffs using company's computer systems and assist with preconstruction activities once the project is awarded. 

Background Profile:

  • 3+ years’ experience in estimating
  • Background in estimating for a General Contractor
  • Exposure to various types of commercial construction projects
  • Working knowledge of bid solicitation process
  • Proficient with MS office and estimating program

About DK Cole and the Process:

DK Cole is a privately-owned executive search and consulting firm, specializing in construction, and we have been hired on retainer to conduct this confidential search by the client company.  We will share all the details on our client company during the initial phone call, if the role makes sense for you, and your qualifications are suitable.  Maintaining your confidentiality is a priority, so your resume will only be submitted at your approval and direction.  We will keep you updated at every step in the process and appreciate your time and consideration of this opportunity.  Please send your resume in Word, including a personal email address and mobile number where we can text or leave voicemail you during 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. hours.  

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