RailWorks Estimator/Project Manager in Alpharetta, Georgia

Estimator/Project Manager

REQUISITION NUMBER: 20180309-51501-001

HOME COMPANY: Track Systems - Southeast

COMPANY LOCATION: Southeast Construction - Alpharetta, GA


JOB LOCATION: Alpharetta, GA

Job Responsibilities:

Prepares take-off and call work for construction projects to assist in developing bids, and assists in the buy-out process.

Primary/Essential Responsibilities and Duties

• Analyzes blueprints and other documentation to prepare time, cost, materials, and labor estimates.

• Reads and interprets contract documents relating to the assigned specific divisions.

• Solicits subcontractor/vendor pricing information.

• Analyzes and evaluates bids from subcontractors for their completeness and accuracy in scope of work.

• Prepares accurate quantity surveys and take-offs.

• Reviews estimate/sub quote files to gain information for current bids.

• Prepares spreadsheets and coordinates with estimating staff for bid day

• Prepares cost and expenditure statements and other necessary documentation at regular intervals for the duration of the project.

• Assesses cost effectiveness of products, projects or services, tracking actual costs relative to bids as the project develops.

• Logs and files bid documentation after bid day for estimate/sub quote file.

Job Qualifications:

• A minimum of 3-5 years of construction estimating experience.

• Knowledge of plan reading and interpretation

• Proficiency in reviewing contract documents.

• Strong verbal and written communication skills.

• Ability to effectively manage multiple tasks and priorities, and meet deadlines.

Physical/Travel/Attendance Requirements

• Generally works indoors, with some onsite/outdoor work.

• Frequently sits, stands, walks, reads, writes and uses a computer keyboard.

• May be exposed to harsh weather conditions including very hot and very cold weather.

• May be exposed to loud noise.


Railworks Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer (Minorities, Females, Veterans, Disabled)