Job Posting for Estimator at Aaction Home Repairs and Restoration, Inc.
About Aaction Home Repairs and Restoration:
We are in the business of helping people, businesses, and agencies after a disaster or emergency such as a fire or flood. They suddenly find themselves in a chaotic, stressful situation and we step in with compassion and the best disaster cleanup methods and experts in the industry to get them back up and running as quickly as possible. We are in the top 5 of the state's most valuable contractors. Aaction Home Repairs and Restoration has been the leader in the property restoration and construction industry since 1994.
·Prepare project cost estimates through the estimating program Xactimate
·Able to explain details behind each estimate, including the basis of the man-hours allocated for each task, personnel resources needed to execute each task, etc.
·Coordinate and manage buyout, and resolve pricing-related issues pertaining to subcontractor’s job costs and materials.
·Solicit new subcontractors/suppliers and ensure necessary pre-qualification steps are taken.
·Work with project managers to organize project schedules.
·Secure pricing, organizing, and issuing of subcontracts for all comprehensive jobs.
·Update wage rates, materials, and equipment costs as needed.
·Deliver timely reports and accurate information to management.
·Research new and upcoming opportunities for viability and fit for industry.
·Perform other duties as required.
·Previous related estimating experience.
·Thorough knowledge and understanding of the construction industry, including writing change orders, and determining project timelines.
·Able to read and fully comprehend detailed construction plans, drawings, and specifications.
·Possess excellent written and verbal communication skills and be able to effectively communicate with the field, management, and clients alike.
·Computer skills required.
·Must be detail-oriented and highly organized.
·Able to work in a fast-paced work environment.
·Able to maintain composure under pressure and meet strict deadlines.
·Must be proactive and solution-oriented.
Team Compensation and Benefits:
Salary PLUS Commission!!!
Optional Health, Vision, Dental and Life Insurance
Short Term and Long-Term Disability
Ongoing Leadership Development Program and Industry events
One on One Mentorship
Three months of structured training to learn the Aaction way