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J Kokolakis


Jenny Sanchez / jsanchez@jkokolakis.com 






Tarpon Springs, FL

Position Summary:
Estimator is responsible for preparing sections of construction estimates including but not limited to the soliciting and evaluation of subcontractor bids and scopes of work, preparing take-offs, reviewing project plans and specifications for all categories of work.  The Estimator must be a flexible and adaptable team-player, as well as have strong communication and client service skills.

Job Specifications:
Ability to read and understand Contract Drawings and Specifications
Ability to manage complete bid process including general conditions
Perform quantity take-offs, experience with OnCenter OST preferred
Input take-off and manage pricing as directed, experience with Sage Estimating preferred
Create tab sheets for subcontractor quotes and bid levelling for a complete scope
Manage subcontractor solicitation
Updating and posting plans and specifications to SmartBid
Experience with estimates for CM / DB projects is a plus.
Experience drafting subcontractor scopes or work
Logical and organized approach to completing tasks and solving problems 
Must have a strong work ethic
Proficient in MS Office, Adobe and plan viewing applications
Experience bidding local, state and federal projects is required.
Other duties as assigned

Communication Skills Required:
Must have strong interpersonal, verbal, written communication skills and the ability to present information to supervisors, groups of clients, top management, or team.
Experience Required

A minimum of 5 years in estimating / preconstruction
Expected Hours or Work

This is a full-time position.  Days and hours of work are approximately, Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Evening and weekend work may be required as job duties demand.

Estimators are based out of the Tarpon Springs office travel to the jobsites, pre-bid or client meetings as required.

Required Education:
Bachelor’s degree in construction or combined Associates degree in construction with 5 years practical experience

Language Skills:
Must be able to read, write and fluently speak English.

Work Environment:
This job operates in a professional office environment.  This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets and fax machines. 

Other Duties:
Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job.  Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.