Chief Estimator, Building Construction


Mike Coates Construction Co., Inc. is seeking an individual to fill its chief estimator role. Coates works throughout NE Ohio (Cleveland, Youngstown, Akron) and Western Pennsylvania (Erie, Pittsburgh) and self-performs concrete, including cast-in-place parking decks, masonry, carpentry, metal studs, drywall and specialties. Typical projects include institutional (K-12, college buildings, hospitals), commercial, industrial and wastewater. Typical job size is $3 Million - $40 Million. Coates is known for providing a high quality product. Most of Coates' projects are hard bid, but Coates also performs CMR and design-build.

Position Summary: 
This individual plans, coordinates, and supervises the company's estimating program, providing technical and administrative direction to insure corporate objectives are met; manages the bid day process to ensure the lowest possible complete bid; and, on successful low bids, oversees budget set-up, the schedule of values, material purchases, and subcontract agreements.

The estimating department consists of a chief estimator, two senior estimators, a junior estimator and a dedicated secretary. 

Starting salary approximately $90,000. to $125,000.00. 

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