Company: Kamdon solutions
Posted on: February 23, 2021
The Project Manager / Estimator's primary function consists of
the following: A. Accurate estimating of project assigned. B.
Purchasing materials and subcontracts economically and
expeditiously for projects assigned. C. Efficient coordination of
field and office activities on assigned projects, including job
scheduling activities. D. Company liaison with Owner, Architect and
-- Authority The Project Manager/Estimator derives authority from
the President and is granted full authority to perform the duties
set forth in this job description. To promote a harmonious
relationship between the Project Manager and Job superintendent,
who must work closely together, this authority must be coordinated
with that of the Job Superintendent. Our goal is to complete our
projects ahead of schedule and within budget by utilizing the
expertise of all members of the team to the fullest. Duties The
Project Manager/Estimator's essential function is to estimate and
manage the daily details of the project, including purchases,
subcontracting, changes and coordination of office and field
activities during the construction period. Specifically: 1.
Maintain an up-to-date file or library of material suppliers,
current labor laws, equipment rental rates, and qualified
subcontractors by category. 2. Study and understand the contract
documents of each project before, as well as after estimating to
determine areas, including provisions of the general or special
conditions, that may be ambiguous or present problems or result in
unforeseen costs. Such matters should be brought to the attention
of the President. 3. Investigate conditions at the jobsite prior to
bid to understand and evaluated site accessibility, surface and
underground conditions and any condition that would affect
construction methods and costs. 4. Estimate accurately each job and
review the estimate with President in sufficient time to permit
careful analysis, checking of calculations, and corrections as
necessary. 5. Purchase major materials and let subcontractors for
work awarded at the most competitive price early enough to ensure
timely delivery of materials and performance of subcontracts. 6.
Prepare at various stages (pre-bid, post award, etc.) and update as
necessary the job progress schedule in coordination with the Job
Superintendent. Must have knowledge of CPM Scheduling and
Primavera, being utilized on all projects in scheduling. 7.
Coordinate material deliveries and subcontract work in accordance
with progress schedule and adjust as necessary due to changes. 8.
Resolve, or assist Job Superintendent in resolving, design and
detail problems with owners, design agents, suppliers, and
subcontractors. 9. Attend preconstruction and job meetings. 10.
Prepare cost breakdown; review with Job Superintendent for
concurrence, have it approved by the President before release to
accounting, and make adjustments as required by changes. 11. In
conjunction with the Job Superintendent, prepare periodic percent
completion data for job cost report and monitor printouts to
correct mis-postings and other errors. 12. Analyze job cost reports
to determine recommended action on overruns. 13. In conjunction
with Job Superintendent, prepare data for monthly invoices and
submit in a timely manner to the Accounting Department. 14. Code
and approve invoices. 15. Assure that details and submittals are
received, submitted, corrected, approved and returned to the
suppliers and subcontractors to assure delivery of materials and
equipment to support progress schedules. Supervise submittal
control data. 16. Maintain and supervise adequate estimate and plan
files. 17. Monitor maintenance of applicable contract files. 18.
Supervise preparation of bid and job correspondence. 19. Assist and
cooperate with Job Superintendents in maintaining good
subcontractor relations and activities, as well as other areas
requiring coordination between field and office. 20. Estimate and
submit timely change proposals to the design agent or owner.
Prepare and execute change orders between the company and architect
and subcontractors. 21. Request extensions of time as required by
contract documents. 21. Monitor the maintenance of as-built
drawings by the Job Superintendent as required on projects. Assure
maintenance of a permanent record set, or that "as-built"
information is transferred to permanent record set. 22. Attend
seminars on estimating, management and construction techniques as
the President requests. 23. Prepare special reports requested by
the President. 24. Have thorough knowledge of company procedures
- 10 Years of experience as a Project Manager/Estimator in Civil
- Experience with projects in Design Build and Bid Build
- Experience with projects exceeding $500k to 5 Million
- Must be able to manage multiple projects at once.
- A thorough knowledge and background in estimating the type of
jobs normally performed by the company. Vertical design build and
Bid build new construction and renovations.
- Ability to make accurate quantity surveys and to estimate the
cost of materials, labor, equipment, and subcontractor's work,
ascertaining that all areas have been accounted for prior to
submitting estimate for review.
- Maintain a high degree of integrity, loyalty and honesty; not
divulge to outside parties information of a confidential nature
pertaining to the company's operations or bids.
- The ability to get along with people and to communicate in a
professional and respectful manner with Owners, Inspectors,
Architects, and others having a direct interest in a project being
- Ability to carry out the duties described in the job
description in an efficient manner.
Keywords: Kamdon solutions, Anchorage , Project Manager/Estimator, Professions , Anchorage, Alaska
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