Duties of a Construction Estimator will include but may not be limited to:
Follow up on leads assigned to them by the Senior Estimator.
Communicate with potential customers to set up site visits and develop a reasonable timeline for delivering the completed estimate based on the project size and complexity.
Communicate with potential customers to develop proper scope of work; offering solutions and suggesting better alternatives when possible/appropriate.
Conduct site visits as applicable to take measurements, photo document, and meet with subcontractors.
Create an excel spread sheet and input all project takeoff information.
Download / input all project info into the project folder.
Review project scope and estimate with the Senior Estimator before finalizing the estimate.
Prepare a detailed project specific proposal.
Input data into customer supplied bid form if applicable.
Create and present bids to include field take offs, estimate, and proposal.
Ensure proposal verbiage, scope and pricing are correct.
Follow up on proposals.
Attend all mandatory division / company meetings.
Have at least 5 years’ experience with building envelope repair in some capacity.
Design build experience is desired.
Have at least 1 years’ experience estimating in multi-family exterior renovations.
Physically able to carry and climb 30-40’ ladder.
Have a good driving record.
Be able to pass a background check.
Have a “can do” attitude and be able to work in a fast-paced environment.
Have a strong understanding of general construction.
Be able to read blueprints/ drawings.
Be proficient in the use of Microsoft excel and word.
Be able to multi-task and the ability to manage time effectively with little supervision.
Be self-motivated and have excellent written and verbal communication skills.
About J.R. Johnson, LLC
Since 1970, J.R. Johnson, LLC has been supplying our clients with a full range of repair and restoration services, tailored to meet their needs. Our reputation of excellence, affirmed by a diverse project portfolio, is structured upon four core principles.
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J.R. Johnson, LLC’s primary goal is to provide the highest quality workmanship and service. Our individualized approach to project management, exceptional staff, and quality guarantees our client’s satisfaction.
As a family owned and operated business since 1970, J.R. Johnson, LLC is committed to conducting business with the steadfast integrity our client’s deserve. We believe that honesty, transparency, and communication are the fundamentals to good project management and our long-term business relationships speak to this dedication.
With over 40 years of experience, J.R. Johnson, LLC fully understands the importance of providing a safe work site. Our company adheres to the industry's highest safety standards, requiring all employees attend regular safety training, and supplies quality safety equipment for all wo...rkers. Our onsite management is further trained to enforce all company safety regulations while ensuring a safe working environment.
J.R. Johnson, LLC engages in a number of sustainable and environmentally friendly practices in our daily operations that make us a sound partner for Portland’s residential business community.