Lead Estimator

  • Duties and Responsibilities
    • Participate in estimating of all project budget and/or bid activities. Critical functions performed
    o Perform quantity take-offs utilizing Bluebeam Software
    o Review RFP documents. Prepare and send RFI’s as required.
    o Obtain quotes from suppliers as required.
    o Coordinate & summarize input from other departments (Production, Engineering, Field).
    o Achieve high level of accuracy in all work
    o Prepare proposals based on completed estimates
    o Estimate change orders to original sale.
    o Input data into spread sheets. Strong working knowledge of Excel required.
    o Coordinate with customer as necessary.
    • Leadership responsibilities in addition to the above:
    o Manage flow and distribution of work to be completed by the Estimating Department.
    o 1-3 estimators as direct reports.
    o Oversee estimators to assure timely and accurate responses to RFP’s or budgets or bid
    o Review all estimates for accuracy and feasibility prior to final management
    o Mentor and/or develop the skill sets of less experienced team members.
    Essential Requirements
    • Three years minimum experience in Lead Estimating roll.
    • Five years of experience as an Estimator in the precast concrete industry.
    • Hands-on experience with IBM compatible computers and a strong working knowledge of
    Microsoft Office Suite, Bluebeam, Revit.
    • Must be able to demonstrate clear, precise communication skills, both written and oral.
    • Strong organizational skills with high attention to detail required.
    • Ability to visualize and understand how projects are broken into panels.
    • Ability to understand how a project is built and how that impacts scope and pricing.
    • Ability to talk with customers and build working relationships.
    • Physical presence in office, not a telecommute/remote access position.
    Preferred Requirements
    • Possess Precast practical Plant/Field experience in precast concrete. Ideally experienced with
    both structural and architectural precast products. (Will not consider related general
    construction as precast experience.)
    • Possess a degree from a four-year college or university with preferred emphasis in Construction
    Management, Math and/or Physical Science.

Salary Range: $110,000 – $125,000
Coreslab (L.A.) Inc. offers a competitive benefits and compensation package. Salary is commensurate
with experience.

About Coreslab Structures (L.A.) Inc.
Coreslab Structures (L.A.) Inc. is one in a family of 17 precast/prestressed concrete manufacturing
facilities located across North America. Coreslab is a leader in construction innovation, structural design
and sustainable practices, dedicated to providing top quality products and services to its valued
customers. Coreslab Structures (L.A.) Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Job Categories: Sales/Estimate
Job Types: Full Time
Job Locations: Los Angeles.CA

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