Commercial Estimator Resume Samples

A Commercial Estimator is shouldered with the main duty of preparing cost estimates after analyzing the project proposals and requirements. While the actual duties can vary based on the size and type of the project, the following are certain core duties listed on the Commercial Estimator Resume – exploring documentation to gain a deep understanding of the project requirements; selecting and tracking important metrics, visiting sites, and other venues necessary to do the estimate, preparing relevant and reliable forecasts, conducting complex risk analysis activities, analyzing and evaluating offers, and maintaining long-term relationships with the key vendors.

The most sought-after skills for the post include the following – prior work experience, knowledge of project management, hands-on experience with complex data research activities, a good understanding of data analysis methods and KPIs, and familiarity with computer programs. Employers look for resumes denoting a degree in construction or a relevant discipline.

 

Commercial Estimator Resume example

Commercial Estimator Resume

Objective : To find a Commercial Estimator position with a company where I can use my strong organizational skills, my problem solving abilities, knowledge of construction, and customer service satisfaction goals in supporting management's objectives.

Skills : Food Manufacturing, Retail Sales, Mechanical Drafting, Die Cuttng.

Description :

    1. Estimated all commercial jobs for apartments, schools, churches, assisted living facilities, office renovations, hospitals, and all commercial job opportunities.
    2. Attended job walks prior to bid date.
    3. Obtained all price quotes from suppliers with materials specified and acceptable alternates.
    4. Created spreadsheet for estimates on all cabinets and window treatments.
    5. Priced out each job with proper labor ratea, shipping charges, overhead costs and margins.
    6. Created proposal letter with prices and all Qualifications, Exceptions, and Inclusions.
    7. Handled all customer service requests for both retail and construction customers.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BA In Marketing


Commercial Estimator Resume

Summary : Dynamic, self-directed Commercial Estimator professional focused on providing outstanding Customer Service. Skilled at identifying all materials needed for complex commercial installations. Adept at working with demanding Customers. Results-oriented provider of strategic pricing for complicated projects.

Skills : Maintenance including but not limited to working with hydraulics, Neumatics, Mechanical, Conveyors, Large scale Assembly lines.

Description :

    1. Led provider of Quartz, Natural Stone, & Solid Surface Products Reviews project plans and specifications and RFP to confirm complete scope.
    2. Performed and managed the quantity survey and all pricing efforts for the internal budget.
    3. Prepared the conceptual and actual budgets.
    4. Identified and reviewed construct-ability issues with operational staff.
    5. Obtained bids from vendors and subcontractors by specifying materials; identifying qualified subcontractors; negotiating price.
    6. Maintained professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops.
    7. Reviewed professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
MA


Commercial Estimator Resume

Objective : To obtain a Commercial Estimator position to utilize my talents and abilities to effectively serve my customers and the organization for which I am employed, Preparing estimates from information received such as contract drawings, specifications, and addendums using in-house pricing software, supplemental design and pricing programs and information obtained from 3rd party vendors.

Skills : Above Average, Microsoft Offfice.

Description :

    1. Worked blueprint plans everyday on new jobs up coming.
    2. Dealed with general contractors on completion of new signed contracts to facilitate the ongoing progress and completion of the contract regarding flooring products and tile.
    3. Contracted successes at Rutherford High School remodeling of auditorium.
    4. Used Previous General Construction training on blue print take off and estimating.
    5. Responsible in the transfer of information of projects to Branch staff and Offices.
    6. Presented Bid and coordinate follow-up and job creation.
    7. Managed each job from time of acceptance of proposal thru completion and payment.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma In Communication

Commercial Estimator Resume

Objective : Highly motivated and driven person with experience in Commercial Construction. I am proficient in the use of computers, including the use of software such as Microsoft Office. I have written correspondence and reports, interpreted specifications and contracts, and I have written proposals and made presentations. Projects ranged from $10K to $100M.

Skills : Commercial Superintendent, Communication.

Description :

    1. Prepared cost estimates with line item breakdown for conceptual, improvement, and completive bids.
    2. Reviewed drawings and specifications to determine scope of work by creating in-house quantity takeoffs.
    3. Conducted pre-bid job walks and coordinated with sub-contractors to prepare scope checklist.
    4. Managed master bid spreadsheet on critical day of bid submission to meet deadline.
    5. Wrote proposal s to clients on due date.
    6. Started projects: scheduling, buyout, Appling for permits, lining up sub-contractors.
    7. Provided accurate estimates of materials on commercial and large residential projects.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Commercial Estimator Resume

Objective : To gain a Commercial Estimator position where I may be given the chance to expand and make the most of my skills and expand my knowledge for the advancement of myself, fellow employees and/or the further progression of the company.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Navisphere, Presentations, Sales, Management, Supply Chain Management, Logistics, Analyst.

Description :

    1. Secured, reviewed and approved contracts.
    2. Scheduled subcontractor crews, concrete and materials.
    3. Directly supervised up to 12 subcontractor crews.
    4. Used computer program (On Screen Take Off) to provide estimates and submitted bids against competing contractors/estimators for commercial flooring/granite and marble countertop projects.
    5. Read and understand blueprints.
    6. Compiled information from blueprints to produce estimates ranging from $1,000 to $3 million.
    7. Calculated total resources required for projects, including direct and indirect cost as well as well as offering practical cost savings suggestions.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Commercial Estimator Resume

Summary : Results-oriented Commercial Estimator professional bringing 15+ years experience as a Procurement Specialist with hands-on management of inventory control, supply chain management, process strategy development and staff supervision. Talented in cultivating client partnerships to build rapport, earn trust and develop long-term working relationships.

Skills : ERP Systems, Supply Chain Management, Purchasing, Inventory Management, Contract Negotiations, Windows.

Description :

    1. Assisted with office duties.
    2. Secured and maintained relationships with distributers.
    3. Scheduled installation appointments.
    4. Assisted with installation of heating and air units both residential and commercial.
    5. Provided drawings and technical support of engineered products.
    6. Provided complete estimates and bids on everything that we could provide for each project.
    7. Filled out all bid forms and qualification papers.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
B.B.A. In Accounting

Commercial Estimator Resume

Objective : Commercial Estimator with 4 years of experience in Identifying exclusions, discrepancies, missing information and obtains clarification and qualifies the quotation (through Project Notes) based on that information, Providing adds, deducts, or alternates as requested to estimates that require special pricing beyond the current capabilities of the pricing software.

Skills : Sales, Construction Management.

Description :

    1. Used computer program (On Screen Take Off) to provide estimates and submitted bids against competing contractors/estimators for commercial flooring/granite and marble countertop projects.
    2. Read and understood blueprints.
    3. Compiled information from blueprints to produce estimates ranging from $1,000 to $3 million.
    4. Calculated total resources required for projects, including direct and indirect cost as well as well as offering practical cost savings suggestions.
    5. Successfully delivered estimates on time to the correct department within company quoted.
    6. Estimated for construction of new Infrastructure / Facility improvement for Oil Industry.
    7. Responsible for material take-off from the construction drawings and specification bid sets, soliciting vendor pricing quotes; and estimating the .
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Arts

Commercial Estimator Resume

Objective : To obtain a Commercial Estimator position that will enable me to use my educational background and ability to work well with people, as well as my excellent attendance records, verbal and written communication skills, and decision-making abilities.

Skills : PowerPoint, Outlook, Commercial Management.

Description :

    1. Independently estimated as well as an active leader to plan and create thorough project estimates.
    2. Attended pre-bid meetings to obtain project specifications.
    3. Contact suppliers and vendors for material pricing.
    4. Developed project schedules.
    5. Reviewed bids with project teams and estimating manager.
    6. Led the bid team with estimate closeout process.
    7. Visited jobsites to develop and maintain project familiarity.
              Years of Experience
              Experience
              2-5 Years
              Experience Level
              Level
              Executive
              Education
              Education
              GED

              Commercial Estimator Resume

              Objective : Commercial Estimator is Ensuring the use of the most current pricing information when preparing the estimate, Maintaining Builder/Vendor relationships, Communicating with Builders, Sales, Customer Service and Engineering regarding any clarification of scope/design intent that the Estimator was involved in.

              Skills : Computers, HVAC Sales.

              Description :

                1. Assigned bid responsibilities to team.
                2. Experienced estimating across all sectors of construction.
                3. Prepared estimates from information received such as contract drawings, specifications, and addendums using in-house pricing software, supplemental design and pricing programs and information obtained from 3rd party vendors.
                4. Identified exclusions, discrepancies, missing information and obtains clarification and qualifies the quotation (through Project Notes) based on that information.
                5. Provided adds, deducts, or alternates as requested to estimates that require special pricing beyond the current capabilities of the pricing software.
                6. Ensured the use of the most current pricing information when preparing the estimate.
                7. Maintained Builder/Vendor relationships.
                          Years of Experience
                          Experience
                          2-5 Years
                          Experience Level
                          Level
                          Executive
                          Education
                          Education
                          High School Diploma

                          Commercial Estimator Resume

                          Objective : Commercial Estimator is Engaging in preconstruction efforts for DPR self-perform scope of work, Producing complete and detailed estimates for many different project and contract types, each requiring unique attention to details and extensive communication with the project teams, Creating proposals with detailed specific clarifications, inclusions and exclusions.

                          Skills : Glass And Windows, Reading, Interpersonal Skills.

                          Description :

                            1. Communicated with Builders, Sales, Customer Service and Engineering regarding any clarification of scope/design intent that the Estimator was involved in.
                            2. Reported to Estimating Manager or Estimating Team Leader.
                            3. Maintained relations with the Builder Network, Field Sales force and downstream departments.
                            4. Managed multiple deadlines for completion.
                            5. Communicated effectively through written and verbal methods.
                            6. Reviewed and interpreted project specifications.
                            7. Read and interpreted blueprints.
                                      Years of Experience
                                      Experience
                                      2-5 Years
                                      Experience Level
                                      Level
                                      Executive
                                      Education
                                      Education
                                      Bachelor Of Arts