Salary Range:$65,000.00 - $75,000.00

Position Id:

Position Responsibilities:
Reporting to the President for a leader in the construction materials and logistics industry, specializing in the haul-in and haul-off of construction material, serving the Northern IL, Southeast WI, and Northwest IN area for over 15 years. With a fleet of trucks to include semi dumps, flatbeds, lowboys, and street sweepers, and an experienced team of drivers, the company can handle any job large or small.
The Chief Estimator will be responsible for planning, coordinating, and implementing trucking logistics for various products, including heavy and highway civil estimating, focused primarily on, including buildings, shoreline reconstruction, and site utilities for clients ranging from large, national GC's and government agencies through small, local developers. Responsibilities will include participation in entire estimating/proposal process from client interactions, selection of proposed projects, quantity take-off, supplier and subcontractor solicitation, scope writing, and contract review.

Background Required:
  • Heavy and highway civil estimating (5 years)
  • Strong business acumen in project planning, sales, and department management
  • Develop and maintain estimating & bidding schedule
  • Job cost development
  • Proposal and contract review
  • Subcontractor and supplier solicitation
  • Industry Related Software: Construct Connect, etc.
  • Computer literate: Microsoft Office Suite
  • Education: Bachelor’s degree
  • Residence: Lake County / Wheeling, IL corridor (no relocation)
Background Preferred (but not required):
  • Bidding on local and federal government work
  • Exposure to WBE / DBE
  • PMP Certification
  • Technology: Dynamics CRM
Other Essential Abilities and Skills:
  • Strong communication (written and verbal)
  • Organized
  • Attention to detail
  • Time Management
If you are interested in this opportunity but you’re not ready to apply, please email the Practice Leader provided below with your questions.

Managing Director: Larry Wainscott
Specialized Transportation

330.664.9400, ext.125

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