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Landscape Estimator
Summary
Title:Landscape Estimator
ID:1139
Company:Cherrylake, Inc
Description:Computes cost estimates for materials, labor, subcontractor’s work, and other landscape and irrigation construction-related activities to assist management in developing pricing for proposals.
Description

JOB SUMMARY

The Landscape Construction Estimator computes cost estimates for materials, labor, subcontractor's work, and other landscape and irrigation construction-related activities to assist management in developing pricing for proposals. Utilizes blueprints and specifications and knowledge of construction industry to analyze project needs and compile cost estimates. 

 

DUTIES & ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

  • Utilize computer software and digitizing equipment to estimate job costs, material needs, and labor needs.

  • Communicate with vendors for material pricing and subcontractor quotes.

  • Review data to determine material and labor requirements and prepare itemized lists.

  • Conduct special studies to develop and establish standard labor hours and related cost data or effect cost reductions.

  • Reconcile actual costs to estimates.  

  • All other duties assigned and special projects

 

 

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Two years technical training or equivalent required with a four year degree preferred.
  • Prior estimating job experience within construction industry (landscaping/irrigation preferred).

  • Must have demonstrated to be highly organized, computer literate, self motivated, detailed oriented, work well with teams and take pride in quality production in previous job / jobs.

  • Must possess a valid driver's license and safe driving record.

  • Strong computer skills including a high proficiency with digitizers, word-processing, and spreadsheet applications.

  • Demonstrated high level of accuracy in previous job / jobs.

  • Completion of High school or higher level education required.

 

REQUIRED LICENSES/HOURS OF WORK

Monday through Friday, 8 am - 5 pm. May require working weekends or evening hours, depending on needs of the company.

NOTICE

CHERRYLAKE, INC. RESERVES THE RIGHT TO CHANGE THE JOB DESCRIPTION AND/OR REQUIRE ADDITIONAL DUTIES AT ITS DISCRETION.
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