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Lead Estimator - Easton, PA

Oldcastle APG Inc
Easton, PA 18042
  • Job Code
    162821

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Job ID: 162821



Exempt





Oldcastle Infrastructure, a CRH company, is the leading manufacturer of precast concrete, polymer concrete, and plastic products in the United States. Our products range from utility vaults, reinforced concrete pipe, catch basins, drainage and septic tanks, to retaining walls, storm shelters, wall panels, concrete barriers, a variety of prestressed concrete productsand more. With more than 80 locations nationwide and 3,000 plus employees, Oldcastle Infrastructure is committed to upholding core values of reliability, quality, and service in cutting edge ways.



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Position Overview





Employee will compile and prepare data for estimates pertaining to bids for contract(s) from project/job specifications or plans for commercial and highway. Responsible for reviewing bids from firms for conformity to contract requirements and determining acceptable subcontractors. You will direct activities concerned with contracts for purchase or sale/rental of equipment, materials, products, or services. Also included will be maintaining a bid log with follow up summary and market intelligence system for optimizing all vetted opportunities. In addition, you will foster teamwork, positive work environment and overall safety of yourself and others.





Key Responsibilities (Essential Duties and Functions)





  • Must possess a professional attitude while interacting with peers, contractors and general public.

  • Must be able to effectively adhere and manage workflow within the team: backlog, upcoming, post bid, comps.

  • Examines performance requirements, delivery schedules, and estimates of costs of material, equipment, and production to ensure completeness and accuracy.

  • Advises management, planning and production departments of contractual rights and obligations including special provisions or deviations from normal specifications

  • Engage and manage project hand off process from estimating to operations for all projects booked.

  • May coordinate work with external sales team on price formulation in the market

  • Must act as liaison between company and subcontractors.

  • Promote and sell the company, and be diligent in the pursuit of opportunities, including post bid or quote, maintain tracking system on all bids or quotes and advise management periodically on updates. Track each project until a decision is made and record and review outcome.

  • Maintain high level of technical knowledge of all essential programs or software needed within our operation IE: Takeoff, HCSS, Project Pipeline, DOT software or programs

  • Must be knowledgeable of legal requirements.

  • Must understand asphalt pavement mix designs for costing of same.

  • Must be able to maintain an acceptable attendance record in a flexible work schedule.

  • Must maintain at all times a strict adherence to safety requirements and procedures.

  • Must be available to travel and work from other company facilities as needed.



Qualifications





To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily according to APAC guidelines and standards.





Education/Experience





  • Bachelor of Science (BS) in Civil Engineering or Construction Management preferred

  • 5+ years related experience preferred



Knowledge/Skill Requirements





  • Must become proficient with our CRM tool and Project Pipeline

  • Excellent proficiency in HCSS and the Microsoft office suite (Excel).

  • Ability to understand and follow verbal and written instructions.

  • Ability to conduct advance mathematical calculations.

  • Ability to effectively communicate verbally and in writing.



What CRH Americas Offers You





  • Highly competitive base pay

  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs

  • Group retirement savings program

  • Health and wellness programs

  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion



About CRH Americas





CRH Americas has a long and proud heritage as one of North Americas largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the CRH Americas family. CRH Americas operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.





Oldcastle Infrastructure, a CRH company, is a great place to grow! If youre up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Once you click apply now, you will be brought to our career site. Please complete your online profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Our system allows you to view and track your status 24 hours a day. Thank you for your interest in the CRH Americas family!





CRH Americas is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.





EOE/Vet/Disability--If you want to know more, please click on thislink.









Posted: 2020-01-08 Expires: 2020-02-06
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