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Posted: Sunday, March 5, 2017 8:42 PM

Job Description:/h3:
****Must have commercial retail and restaurant experience minimum of 2 years as an Estimator or 4 years as an Assistant Estimator****
***Please send three most recent retail or restaurant
****Resume will NOT be viewed if criteria is not met****

We are looking to find the perfect Commercial Construction Estimator for a premier developer and construction management company based in Downtown Los Angeles, CA. The ideal Estimator will be familiar with the aspirations and demands of world:class construction management firm with dozens of projects continuously in the pipeline.

What youll do in this role:
:Accurately price projects using up:to:date knowledge of industry norms, RS Means data, quote supplied by subcontractors, and other sources of information.
:Competently read and understand blueprints and drawings.
:Conduct job walks to ensure complete understanding of various projects, both prospective and in:progress.
:Collaborate with design professionals to clarify where drawings need more specification.
:Request bids from subcontractors for each project as necessary, verifying that proposed bids cover the scope of performance required by drawings.
:Prepare complete project proposals, having cost codes that are coordinated with the accounting departments cost codes, and having ensured that there are no gaps in the price estimation.
:Estimate likely duration of projects, accounting for lead time issues.
:Periodically audit and revise estimates, tracking changes to the scope of work and to price movement through successive modifications and re:bidding.
:Provide timely information and other support to Project Managers and Project Engineers for any scope, lead:time, or pricing issues (particularly regarding the Schedule of Values) that arise during the project.
:Use cloud:based management IT systems to improve teamwork and collaboration.

What we are looking for:
:Team players who build great working relationships both internally and externally.
:Highly organized and detail oriented, never missing pertinent aspects of a job.
:Strong IT skills, including the use of Excel, Outlook, and construction management software systems (for example, Autodesk BIM 360 or others).
:3+ years experience as an Estimator in a commercial construction context.
:Experience estimating several commercial projects at once, with projects ranging from 200K million to 10 million in size.
:Associates or Bachelors Degree in construction, engineering, or construction management.
:Passion for the industry, as shown by continuing education credits or professional certification for industry standards (e.g., LEED certification).
:Specialization in restaurant franchise systems is a plus, with proven ability to work closely with franchisees and franchisors.

Other position details:
:Benefits: Health, Dental, + Vision
:Salary compensate with experience.

Company Description:/h3:
We focus on the franchise development in restaurants and retail. Our refined proprietary systems are proven to deliver consistent results in reducing costs, decreasing your timeline and focusing on maximizing your revenues. DDC is a full:service development firm with headquarters in Los Angeles, California.

We specialize in Retail and Restaurant Development from A:Z on a local and national scale. With over 15 years experience and oversight of 200+ projects, we understand that your vision, with the right tools, will become a reality.


• Location: Los Angeles

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