Company: S4 Search Partners
Location: New York
Posted on: February 15, 2019
ABOUT THIS POSITION: We have a position for a creative, out of the box, talented, detail oriented, fun person who thrives in a fast paced, work hard/play hard environment. We recognize, reward and promote individual achievements. We seek a self-starter that is skilled at electrical estimating, who is detail oriented, who displays excellent business acumen and interpersonal communication skills, who has a passion for the construction industry, and who is a good fit in our company culture. This person must be well-organized, outgoing, with a positive, upbeat attitude, able to thrive in a fast paced, multi-tasking environment, and accomplished at working well under pressure and deadlines. We expect this person to hold client satisfaction, productivity, accomplishment, growth, and ethical behavior. This position is for people who take leadership and ownership and grab the bull by the horns and accomplish without supervision, and who work with a sense of urgency. You must have wide ranging current computer skills, extremely strong multitasking abilities, ability to both estimate and assist in leading multiple projects at the same time. You also need to have strong clear and concise communication skills both written and verbal, strong analytical skills, flexibility, ability to build and maintain and develop connections with clients and vendors. A positive, upbeat, optimistic attitude is required. You must be able to sort through and prioritize multiple conflicting objectives for optimal outcome with excellent organizational and problem solving skills in a teamwork environment. Professional calm demeanor and ability to communicate effectively and respectfully with a wide range of crew members and clients is necessary. Must be adept at developing bid strategies as necessary for the sales and acquisition of projects. REQUIREMENTS FOR THIS POSITION: 4-year degree in Construction Management or related field Minimum 2 years experience as an Electrical Estimator or Project Manager Must have strong computer skills and be well versed with estimating software programs such as Accubid, Conest, or McCormick Journeymans or Masters License/field experience is very helpful. Monitor and remain abreast of current anticipated projects with respect to timing, location, risks vs. reward, likelihood of success and profitability. Must have the ability to read, analyze, and interpret general construction documents, blueprints, and technical documentation Continually seek industry and market information to provide the company with the information necessary for successful business development. Must be skilled at visualizing construction means and methods, and estimating man hours and materials needed to competitively bid both hard bid, negotiated, and design build projects Preparation of bills of material and other information for use by purchasing Proactively work with vendors, field crews, and subcontractors Skilled at scheduling and coordination of all electrical construction activities Develop and maintain customer relationships throughout the project Work in close coordination with Project Management and Office Staff Compare various project documents for accuracy and consistency Understanding, implementing, meeting, and enforcing company goals, philosophy, policies, and procedures. Maintaining good client relations, client confidence, and enhancing prospects for future business. Flexible/Willing to multi-task and do whatever it takes Take part in reviewing job histories and in formulating new cost estimates Take responsibility for and learn from mistakes Compute cost factors and prepare estimates for use in planning, organizing, and scheduling work, project buyouts, and budget tracking Track bid success ratios, prioritize bid opportunities, use business acumen to set prices and select best fit jobs. Work with others in the estimating department do follow-ups, as necessary, to understand competitiveness of bids for applying to future bids. Consistently meets obligations to customers. Follows up to insure satisfaction. Provides service to internal customers (co-workers) via timely, appropriate and professional communications and interactions. Adheres to safety policies and procedures and makes safety suggestions. BENEFITS OF THIS POSITION: We offer competitive compensation and medical benefits. Growth potential is open ended.We work to maintain the best possible environment for our employees, where people can learn and grow with the company. We strive to provide a collaborative, creative environment where each person feels encouraged to contribute to our processes, decisions, planning and culture. Were looking for a good cultural fit. Tell us how youd fit in well in our company, your skills, some project obstacles you have overcome, project obstacles you have avoided, how you did it. This position offers a unique opportunity for growth and potential in a challenging, fast-paced and fun environment.
Keywords: S4 Search Partners, New York , Electrical Estimator, Professions , New York, New York
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