Estimator

Construction · Grants Pass, Oregon
Department Construction
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Mid-level

COMMERCIAL CONSTRUCTION ESTIMATOR

 

Do you have a keen ability to conceptualize a construction project and a passion for visualizing potential costly risks? Are you analytical, detail-oriented and organized and have the field experience it takes to provide invaluable insights into the sequencing of work and materials to provide the best estimate possible? Do you thrive in an environment that promotes open collaboration and continuous learning and development?

 

If you want to be part of an integrated team of design and construction professions who are enthusiastic about solving problems and having fun while doing it, APPLY TODAY!

 

WHO WE ARE: 

 

Headquartered in Grants Pass, Oregon, with offices in Ashland and Eugene, Ausland has been building in Oregon for more than 70 years. But we are not your grandfathers’ engineering and commercial construction company. We have a progressive vision for designing and building projects. We are taking team integration and innovation—the hallmarks of “world-class development”—and applying those principles on a local scale. This unique approach has ignited our growth and positioned us for huge opportunities ahead. We are the only firm in our market with architects, engineers, construction workers and other professionals working together under one roof. We have broken down the typical silos between the design team and builders to collaboratively solve problems to put our clients’ interests first. The results are clear—we provide better outcomes for our clients!

 

This is a salaried full-time position located in Grants Pass, Oregon with world-class benefits. 

 

WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR:

 

The estimator is responsible for oversight of the estimating process for all construction projects at Ausland.  This includes the development of initial schedules, work plans, subcontracting plans, and material procurement for projects to be transitioned to the project management team for buyout and construction.

 

WHAT YOU WILL DO:

 

  • Lead and execute estimating processes to ensure that bids/estimates are comprehensive, manage risk, and completed on-time.
  • Drive competitive results for estimating endeavors, with a winning attitude.
  • Prepare estimates at various stages of design for a variety of delivery methods (GC, D-B, and CM-GC).
  • Assign estimating requirements to support staff for each project, based on schedule and needs.
  • Coordinate technical proposal requirements with business development/marketing departments.
  • Develop initial project schedules and work plans, as required for strategy and value-based bidding.
  • Communicate project risks and approaches to President/CEO.
  • Build positive relationships and alliances with the subcontractors and supplier community.
  • Develop scope letters with qualifications/assumptions to accompany estimates and assist with proposal presentation.
  • Perform detailed quantity-takeoff, labor estimates, and work plans for self-perform scopes of work (carpentry and concrete).
  • Maintain & update on a quarterly basis the databases used for conceptual and hard bids within the precision.
  • Provide value analysis of plans & specifications including coordination, completeness, & clarity.
  • Actively participate in industry, client, and community relations to enhance company image.

 

YOUR CREDENTIALS:

 

  • S. degree in engineering, construction management, or related major.
  • Valid driver’s license and reasonable driving record
  • 10+ years’ experience in Commercial Building or Industrial Construction Industry.
  • 5+ years’ experience in construction Cost Estimating of projects of various sizes, from $500,000 to over $20,000,000.
  • Strong computer skills in MS Office, Scheduling, and Estimating software. We are willing to train in Sage Timberline Project Management software and ProCore.

 

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

 

Travel to job sites for bid-walks.

 

 

WHY AUSLAND:

 

Vision:  To bring world-class development, locally scaled for our community. 

 

Core Values: Demonstrates, through behavior, Ausland’s values of integration, innovation, resourcefulness, and tenacity.

 

Key Benefits:

  • Highly competitive salary and bonuses
  • Health Insurance, 401k, vacation pay, $50,000 life policy and more
  • Blue-Zones certified workplace and allowance for a gym membership
  • Professional development workshops
  • A world-class team to work with, with no silos across the company

 

 

 

EEO STATEMENT:

 

Ausland is an equal opportunity employer. We revel in diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. If you need assistance or an accommodation, you may contact us at careers@auslandgroup.com or call Ausland’s People Success Department at 541.482.0923. More details on the official job description.

 

 

 

CULTURE OF CARE - PLEDGE:

 

COMMIT

to hire and pay based on skill and experience regardless of ethnicity, gender, nationality, race, religion, or sexual orientation

ATTRACT

prospective employees by creating inclusive workplaces that are free from harassment, hazing, and bullying

RETAIN

high-performing employees by identifying and removing barriers to advancement

EMPOWER

every employee to promote a culture of diversity and inclusion




 

We eagerly await your cover letter and resume! 

 

 

 

Thank You

Your application was submitted successfully.

  • Location
    Grants Pass, Oregon
  • Department
    Construction
  • Employment Type
    Full-Time
  • Minimum Experience
    Mid-level