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ESTIMATOR

Job Description

SUMMARY:

Bonitz, Inc., an employee-owned company, is looking for a full-time commercial (finishes) Estimator. The successful candidate will be able to work independently, as well as part of a team, and will be responsible for conducting their work in a professional, accurate, and timely manner. This individual is someone who wants to join a continuously growing organization. This position works directly with the Project Consultants, Project Specialists, Project Managers and Installation Crews to support essential team-based functions and daily project operations.

POSITION ESSENTIAL DUTIES:

  • Support team with information in a timely and accurate manner

  • The ability to work with multiple projects concurrently.

  • Communicate internally with Project Consultants and Project Managers.

  • Must be able to concentrate for an extended period, work independently but in a team as well.

  • Ability to work with initiative and independence, as well as team environment

PRE-CONSTRUCTION:

  • Attend preconstruction (Guardrail) meetings

  • Determines materials and quantities required for specific projects.

  • Required to read and understand construction drawings and specifications.

  • Perform material takeoff and provide accurate summary of materials required.

  • Ability to research all products required to complete job, calling vendors when needed.

  • Determine needs for safety requirements on the job.

CONSTRUCTION:

  • Have a working knowledge of the projects that are currently in process.

  • Available to assist Project Managers with changes throughout projects. 

  • Urgency in assisting with change orders 

TRAVEL:

  • Minimal but possible travel for training, meetings at other Bonitz offices.

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE AND IDEAL CANDIDATE QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 2-5 years’ experience preferred

  • CAD and estimating software background helpful, but not required

  • Strong creative and critical thinking, self-starter

  • Strong written and verbal communication 

  • Strong time management and organization skills

  • Proficient math and analytical skills

  • Knowledge of commercial or residential construction products preferred.

  • Previous commercial or residential construction experience is preferred.

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite, including Word, Outlook, Excel, Power Point, Office 365 preferred 

  • Must be able to read, write, speak and understand English. 

  • Must be able to pass a background, drug, and motor vehicle check.

  • Must be committed to working safely while accomplishing all tasks.

SAFETY REQUIREMENTS:

  • Ensure that all safety training and certifications are up to date or scheduled.

  • Stay compliant with all Bonitz safety polices to ensure a safe and efficient workplace.

  • Must be committed to working safely while accomplishing all tasks.

  • Must participate in office safety inspections when asked.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

The physical demands of this position vary by day and are not based solely on a single workday.​

BONITZ STATEMENT:

Bonitz is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, gender, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, marital status, veteran status or medical condition.


The Company has reviewed this job description to ensure that essential functions and basic duties have been included. It is intended to provide guidelines for job expectations and the employee's ability to perform the position described. It is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all functions, responsibilities, skills, abilities and physical demands. Additional functions and requirements may be assigned by supervisors as deemed appropriate. This document does not represent a contract of employment, and the Company reserves the right to change this job description and/or assign tasks for the employee to perform, as the Company may deem appropriate.

ABOUT BONITZ, INC.

Founded in 1954, Bonitz, Inc. is an employee owned operating as a major sub-contractor in the commercial construction industry. Bonitz specializes in all types of flooring, floor care, ceilings, walls, cladding and access flooring. Bonitz, an industry leader in interior finishes, is committed to providing best in the world project consulting, project management, and craftsmanship while providing superior service and practical solutions. Bonitz has divisions in SC, NC, GA, TN, VA, LA, PA and FL.

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