The Berg Group is looking for a Senior Estimator to join our team in Phoenix, AZ! The Drywall/Steel Stud Metal Framing Senior Estimator will create project specifications by accurately projecting the number of materials, equipment, and man-hours that must be utilized to complete a given project. This role will work closely with the Estimating Team to create a competitive project budget that is presented to clients. The Senior Estimator will ensure accurate communication of changes are priced and acknowledged. The Senior Estimator will have extensive knowledge and experience within the drywall/steel stud framing industry.
The Drywall/Steel Stud Metal Framing Senior Estimator will be joining the Berg Team that has been a respected leader in the commercial drywall industry for over 50 years. We are a growing company with offices in Chaska, MN, West Sacramento, CA, Carlsbad, CA, Phoenix, AZ, Bozeman, MT, and Naples, FL.
+ Manage the review of the weekly bid list to ensure the team is bidding on the right opportunities and The Berg Group’s preferred clients are receiving priority on bid activity.
+ Reviews project plans and specifications to get comfortable with the work and begin the development of an estimate (Price materials, labor, equipment, and other expenses to be included in the project budget for submittal).
+ Accurately take-off of blueprints to include the scope necessary to be competitive and adhere to company guidelines.
+ Review scope of work and instructions to bidders to ensure our proposals are complete and all risk is addressed before submitting the proposal.
+ Adheres to the bid review process and makes necessary edits to bids as needed.
+ Work with the Chief Estimator and Director of Estimating on bid margins and supports recommendation or request to adjust where applicable.
Estimating Team Training & Development
+ Actively coach, develop, share knowledge, and mentor project team members to build capability, morale, and provide growth opportunities within Berg.
+ Establish team roles and responsibilities related to owned project portfolio, create accountability, and foster a positive working environment.
+ Generate new clients.
+ Participate in the prioritization of clients as a team.
+ Continue the development of existing client base, strengthening long-term relationships and development of opportunities for optimum margin of sales through partnering and negotiated services.
+ Maintain and develop relationships with subcontractors and vendors utilized by Berg.
+ A high degree of financial acumen
+ Proven ability to communicate openly and have important conversations with internal and external clients
+ Strong organizational skills; attention to detail
+ Basic presentation skills to represent information and updates in a group setting
+ Ability to read and comprehend complex construction documents i.e. blueprints
+ Ability to multi-task and prioritize in a fast-paced and dynamic work environment
+ Strong work ethic
+ Problem-solving mindset
+ Technology savvy
+ Strong computer skills; proficient in MS Excel, MS Word, and MS Outlook
+ Technical Degree, Bachelor’s degree or currently pursuing a degree in Construction Management or similar
+ 4-8 years of related experience in commercial construction
+ Base knowledge of document editing software i.e. BlueBeam, Adobe Acrobat, Plan Grid, Plexxis
+ Industry knowledge in Drywall, Steel Stud Metal Framing, Paint, or other product/service that is core to Bergs offerings
+ Competitive Salary and Bonus Potential
+ Medical, Dental, and Vision Benefits
+ 401(k) employer match of up to 4%
+ Profit-Sharing Plan
+ Company Sponsored Life Insurance and AD&D
+ Company Sponsored Long-term Disability
+ Paid Time Off (PTO)
+ Parenting leave for new parents
+ Summer Hours
+ Workplace Flexibility