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Construction Manager/Estimator

Company: TAG Homes, Inc.
Location: Metairie
Posted on: November 22, 2021

Job Description:

We are looking for a thorough Construction Manager / Estimator to calculate possible costs and gains of construction projects. You will evaluate plans, to collect and analyze costs to prepare a project budget. The ideal candidate must have a detailed understanding of the construction process, will be very comfortable with numbers and working with suppliers. You must have great attention to detail and excellent communication skills. The goal is to provide the company with accurate information that will help in operations and strategic planning. Candidates must have the ability to present the project budget to Owner and potential clients in a concise manner. You must have the ability to value engineer the plans / owner selections to achieve project budget.Responsibilities

  • Assess all project requirements per the plans, site restrictions and constructability to establish the project budget
  • Visit sites to coordinate existing conditions that may impact future budgets
  • Review documents or consult suppliers/subcontractors to collect all necessary data to achieve project goals
  • Maintain document controls through revisions, updates and field changes
  • Procurement of required job materials to ensure project schedule and coordinate with Superintendent
  • Prepare and maintain detailed owner selection sheets in accordance with project schedule
  • Evaluating revisions to prepare change orders, in a timely manner, for approval and implementation
  • Coordinate and hold client meetings on-site and in an office setting to gather and coordinate project expectations, budget and aesthetics
  • Foster relationships with key vendors (subcontractors, architects etc.)
  • Correspond with Architects, Engineers, and Code Officials as required by project through close-out
  • Understand and explain quality controls to suppliers and installation team
  • Take notes, develop sketches and descriptions to implement decisions from meetingsSkills
    • Proven experience in construction management and estimating
    • Basic understanding of accounting and project management concepts
    • Deep understanding of project documents (such as plans and specifications)
    • General understanding of plumbing, electrical, HVAC systems and a strong understanding of wood framing
    • Comfortable with permitting and inspections with code officials
    • Excellent knowledge of Excel and Word
    • Great attention to detail, communication and negotiation abilities
    • Well-organized project tracking and reliability is a mustJob Type: Full-timePay: $60,000.00 - $100,000.00 per yearBenefits:
      • 401(k)
      • Paid time offSchedule:
        • 8 hour shift
        • Monday to FridaySupplemental Pay:
          • Bonus payExperience:
            • Management & Estimating: 5 years (Required)License/Certification:
              • Driver's License (Required)Work Location:
                • One locationWork Remotely:
                  • NoWork Location: One location

Keywords: TAG Homes, Inc., New Orleans , Construction Manager/Estimator, Professions , Metairie, Louisiana

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