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Senior Estimator

Company: goblusky
Location: Arvada
Posted on: May 22, 2023

Job Description:


Base Compensation Range: -$80,000 - $100,000 annually
BluSky offers a competitive base salary and a comprehensive benefits package that includes the following for this position:

  • Matching 401(k) plan
  • Health insurance (medical, dental, and vision)
  • Paid time off
  • Paid holidays
  • Disability insurance
  • Equipment appropriate to the position (i. e., laptop, smartphone, etc.)
  • Corporate apparel allowance
  • Expense account
  • Paid Employee Referral Program
  • Extended benefits: Remote Work, Employee Assistance Program, Accident & Critical Illness Coverage, LegalShield, Professional Development, and more.

    We pride ourselves on hiring the best candidates to join the BluSky family and are passionate about our team, culture, and services. BluSky is seeking the most talented, driven, and professional individuals who want to grow their careers, be a part of a supportive team -and have the passion for succeeding.
    The Senior Estimator is an intricate part of the regional estimating process for restoration construction projects. This is a very interactive position that will regularly work with all members of the sales and operations teams to drive accurate, timely, and competitive proposals.

    • Organizes and prepares bid packages to subcontractors/Vendors.
    • Reviews and evaluates cost estimates.
    • Solicits subcontractor bids using various bid solicitation software.
    • Prepares cost analysis for various construction activities.
    • Manages bid pricing from all vendors.
    • Supports Project Managers in the resolution of cost discrepancies, preparing and reviewing budgets prior to bidding and contracting of projects.
    • Computer literate in Microsoft Excel, Outlook, and Word.
    • Prepares multiple estimates at a time using Xactimate.
    • Quantity measurements using Active Takeoff or other software.
    • Reports to the VP of Estimating with technical questions regarding projects.

      • This role has no direct reports.

        • 5+ years' experience in construction estimating using Xactimate software.
        • Strong organizational skills, detail-oriented, and conscientious.
        • Able to multitask and meet strict deadlines.
        • Must be able to read architectural plans and specifications.
        • Self-starter with excellent problem-solving skills
        • Experience estimating and or project management.

          • Degree in a related field and/or practical work experience, which offsets college education requirements.
            • Occasional travel. (Less than 25% of the time.) - Some out-of-area and overnight travel may be expected for training or meetings. -
              The work environment characteristics described here represent those that an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions. The noise level in the work environment is usually quiet.
              The physical demands described here represent those that must be met by an employee to perform the essential functions of this job successfully. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.
              The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit, use hands and fingers, reach with hands and arms, and talk and hear. The employee is required to move and walk around the office regularly.
              BluSky is dedicated to the principles of equal employment opportunity. BluSky prohibits unlawful discrimination against applicants or employees on the basis of age 40 or over, race, sex, color, religion, national origin, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, or any other applicable status protected by Federal, State, or local law.
              It is and will continue to be the policy of BluSky that all persons are entitled to equal employment opportunity based on their individual qualifications, performance, and potential without regard for any protected status, as required by state and federal law.

Keywords: goblusky, Arvada , Senior Estimator, Professions , Arvada, Colorado

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