Construction Professional - Construction Manager, Construction Professional - Estimator, Construction Professional - Project Manager
4 Year Degree
Park Construction Company, a regional Highway/Heavy contractor established in Minneapolis, is searching for a full-time experienced Estimator/ Project Manager. Park works throughout the Midwest. The right person will demonstrate a high safety standard and ability to work in a team environment.
Essential Duties & Position Responsibilities
Lead and coordinate the entire estimating effort to assigned bids.
Download, file, print, scan, organize, and maintain bid documents.
Maintain and follow bid calendar.
Attend weekly bid schedule meetings.
Complete site visits and attend pre-bid meetings as necessary. Deliver bids when required.
Communicate bid needs with clients, engineers, subcontractors, and vendors.
Review bid documents to determine bid scope/items.
Understand and apply all required company and federal safety regulations and policies in the work approach and estimate.
Prepare and submit Requests for Information or Clarification.
Solicit, review, and select vendors and subcontractors.
Review geotechnical reports, specifications and drawings. Ensure bid conformance with bid documents and local regulations.
Perform detailed and accurate quantity takeoffs for project estimates, change orders, and pricing options.
Work with senior management, estimators, project managers, and field superintendents to identify advantages and the most effective means and methods to build the job.
Understand and embrace teamwork, partnership, and the best value approach.
Represent the company in project meetings, project negotiations/strategy meetings, etc.
Assist Project Manager with all aspects of the project from start to completion and closeout.
Accurately project and forecast the cost of work to be completed on active projects.
Accountable for making decisions and recommendations which can greatly affect profitability of assigned area
Authorize/approve project transactions, billings, subcontractor requisitions, material purchases, change requests, etc.
Take responsibility for project management to ensure a successful outcome for customers and the company.
Maintain high level of service, safety, quality, and integrity upon which our business has been built.
Manages costs by tracking labor and materials.
Manages billing, with Project Coordinators, to ensure accuracy of invoicing, preparation of payables, accounts receivable collections, approval of accounts payable in a timely manner and management of over/under billing on a monthly basis.
Embrace, support, and uphold Park Construction’s policies and guidelines.
Foster, create, and uphold client relationships.
Reports to Division Manager. Takes work assignments from Project Managers and Estimators as necessary.
Perform additional assignments per managements direction.
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
Accredited Bachelor’s degree in Construction Management or Engineering or minimum of 5 years’ experience in construction leadership.
Strong leadership and planning skills.
Strong project management skills including the ability to schedule, estimate and write contracts.
Strong analysis, problem solving, and critical thinking skills.
Strong written and spoken communication skills.
Desire to be a part of a team. Understanding of working toward a common goal.
Proficient in MS Office (Word, Excel, Project, and Outlook), Construction Data Management Software such as HCSS Heavy Job, Scheduling Software and Bidding Software such as HCSS Heavy Bid
Understanding of accounting principles and software such as VISTA.
Commitment to lifelong learning and self-improvement.
Ability to read, understand, and interpret Construction Plans and Specifications.
Telecommuting is allowed.
About Park Construction Company
Park Construction Company is a construction services company. The company specializes in pipe and utility, bridges, railway, dams, and earth moving. We are a leading servicer of heavy industrial, oil and gas, railroad, commercial and Corps of Engineers projects nationwide. Our expertise and services cover entire projects, from planning and design to site development and surveying. The company has experience working for and with local, state, and federal agencies to complete projects under multiple formats.
Park Construction Company was founded in 1916 and is headquartered in Spring Lake Park, Minnesota. It has additional locations in regional offices in Grand Forks, North Dakota and Minot, North Dakota as well as operating in over 40 satellite offices in the United States.