If you are an Estimator with 3-5 years of estimating experience in commercial/industrial building construction, we need you!  Come work alongside other construction professionals in a fast paced and exciting work environment.  The ideal candidate will contribute to the growth and expansion of our progressive company and benefit from career advancement with senior level management opportunities.

May consider flexible work location for the right candidate.

AKRA offers attractive salaries, bonus & 401K plan, paid vacation, holidays and health insurance while providing a relaxed and family-centric company culture.

Considered Applicants will possess the following attributes and perform the following duties:

  • 3-5 years of Estimating experience in Commercial/Industrial building construction
  • Strong communication, time management and problem-solving skills
  • Prepare accurate job estimates, quantity and material take-offs, preliminary project schedules, value engineering analysis, and feasibility studies
  • Assist with historical cost tracking and data base management
  • Ability to manage estimating duties on multiple projects of varying complexity simultaneously
  • Be responsible for final assembly of estimates for proposals
  • Work with Project Management team to develop project strategy during preconstruction phase
  • Review and interpret drawings/specifications for constructability concerns and value-added suggestions
  • Conceptual estimating capabilities
  • Identify, establish relationships with, call upon and solicit bids from subcontracting community
  • Evaluate subcontractor proposals and prepare bid comparison spreadsheets
  • Assist Business Development team with preparation of proposals and participate in team presentations
  • General knowledge of commercial building construction practices
  • Aid project management and field management with change order pricing and evaluation
  • Assist with document control during preconstruction phase
  • Team oriented individual with a positive attitude and continual desire for learning

Preferred Consideration given to:

  • Self-motivated candidates with strong work ethic, detail oriented, strong interpersonal, organizational, communication and computer skills
  • Degree in Construction Management, Engineering, Business or other related fields
  • Experience with Sage, AutoCad, Microsoft Project, Procore and Office Suite a plus
  • Experience with project management and/or field management exposure
  • Experience with Design-Build delivery method
  • Experience with Pre-Engineered Metal Buildings