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1. ESTIMATOR TRAINEE - REFA, INC.

QUALIFICATIONS

This is an entry level position for an individual willing to learn and grow from trainee into the role of Senior Estimator and/or Project Manager. The right candidate will be trained to estimate, manage projects, and function as a valuable part of REFA.

  • Understanding and interpreting construction drawings.
  • Reading and understanding project specifications and bid documents.
  • Learning to estimate/takeoff steel and assembling bid proposals.
  • Attending post bid and on site meetings with clients.
  • Developing an erection plan.
  • Assisting with creating/writing change orders and learning to identify changes and project impacts.
  • Managing project budgets and schedules.
  • Daily coordination with field superintendents, suppliers, and other trades to ensure projects remain on track and on budget.
  • Identifying hazards, site obstacles, and difficulties at the location of projects.
  • Being familiar with AISC standards, equipment, and other tools of the trade.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • 2 years of education beyond High School in Engineering, Structural or Architectural Drafting, or construction related field.
  • Relevant work experience (preferably in the steel industry) will be considered in lieu of the above education requirements.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Excel, Word, and Outlook.
  • Familiar with software such as Bluebeam, Procore, Viewpoint & construction modeling software.
  • Capable of interpreting construction drawings and understanding basic engineering terminology.
  • Strong attention to details, ability to multi-task, highly organized, computer and tech savvy.
  • Ability to work well in a fast-paced, team orientated office environment.
  • Professionalism, good work ethic, and excellent client customer service are critical in this role.

BENEFITS

Our generous benefits package includes: 15% Profit Sharing Trust Plan; Guaranteed Bonus up to 4 Weeks Per Year; 401k; Paid Time Off (PTO), Paid Holidays, Excellent Healthcare Options, Health Reimbursement Account (HRA) and Flexible Spending Account (FSA).

 
 

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