Commercial Construction Estimator

Waukesha, WI posted on August 18

Commercial Construction Estimator

BSI (Building Service Inc.), Wisconsin’s largest commercial interior contractor and rated one of Milwaukee's "Best Places to Work" by Milwaukee Magazine and a "Great Place to Work" by The Milwaukee Business Journal, has an opportunity for a talented and creative individual who wants to be part of a winning team.

We are currently looking for a Commercial Construction Estimator to join our team!

 The Position includes:

  • Ability to read and analyze construction documents, scope of work and request for quotations 
  • Perform line item take offs and prepare labor, material and subcontract cost estimates within CSI format using On Screen Takeoff and PC based estimating program
  • Consult with clients, vendors, suppliers, sub-contractors and project managers to discuss and formulate estimates.
  • Process work orders (order material and release subcontractor bids) and project buy out.
  • Work closely with internal project team including design, architectural, sales and customer service

The Qualified Candidate Must Have:

  •  2+ years Technical College or University Education in Construction or Architectural
  •  Comprehensive knowledge of blueprint reading.
  •  Knowledge of computer programs used in estimating and scheduling.
  •  Good communication skills.
  •  Experience in conceptual estimating, hard bidding and budgeting as well as pricing interior finishes is a plus

We are a self performing design/build/furnish firm including carpentry, drywall, acoustical, painting and flooring specializing in renovations and tenant buildouts

Benefits Offered:

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Flex Time
  • PTO
  • Paid Holidays
  • 401(k)
  • Short Term / Long Term Disability
  • Life Insurance Benefits 

If this sounds like the position for you, then we look forward to hearing from you!