Cannon Design Construction Cost Estimator in Buffalo, New York
At FOS of CannonDesign, it's all about the people. With exceedingly low turnover rates, we're constantly growing, and that's where this new opportunity comes in - for a Construction Cost Estimator with a focus on supporting our Job Order Contracting (JOC) efforts. The ideal candidate should have experience with general trades, mechanical, electrical, and/or plumbing costs to be successful.
This position can be done remotely from any city throughout the United States.
Perform quantity takeoff from both 2-D and 3-D electronic documentation
Generate detailed cost estimates in various software platforms for all phases of design - from conceptual design to construction documents
Review and provide CSI MasterFormat & UniFormat systems level square foot cost estimates
Update and expand cost database records associated with our multiple software platforms including facility deficiencies, deferred maintenance, job order contracting and A/E estimating services
Identify relationships between construction/estimating variables, items, quantities, and costs to create assemblies of multiple items based on calculated relationships
Collaborate with other estimators, architects, engineers, and team members
May handle other responsibilities as needed
What we offer:
Flexible work schedules! We offer a hybrid model, so you can work from home and/or work from the office
Competitive benefits package, including a generous paid time off policy
An inclusive work environment that encourages employees to demonstrate their strengths and passions in achieving personal and organizational goals
Coaching with leadership that enables professional growth for future career pathing
The opportunity to work for a growing team with proven success
Required skills and experience:
Four years of relevant work experience required
Associate's or Bachelor's degree in Architecture, Engineering, Construction Management, or related field preferred, but not required
Experience with the design and/or construction of Corporate, Government, K-12, Higher Education, Healthcare and/or Laboratory type projects preferred
Ability to adopt and utilize multiple software platforms
Strong analytical, organizational, communication, collaboration, and time management skills
Basic knowledge of construction including means, methods, and costs
As a Federal Contractor, CannonDesign is required to comply with President Biden's Executive Order 14042. Therefore, as a condition of employment, all employees must provide proof of receipt of a full COVID-19 vaccination unless qualified for a valid medical or religious accommodation
FOS of CannonDesign is a multidisciplinary professional services and software consultancy founded on the core value that clients are our most important partners.
FOS began with a good idea - seeing the need to help facility managers identify what they own, the condition of their facility, and how best to use this data for future capital planning. FOS started as a small operation in 2009 and has grown into a major, multi-office practice that is ranked \#1 world-wide for facility-related services by World Architecture 100.
The salary range for this position is $50,000 - $60,000 annually. This salary range is the range we believe is the anticipated range of possible base compensation at the timing of the posting. We may ultimately pay more or less than the anticipated salary range for the position. Employees may be eligible for discretionary bonuses. We offer a full benefit package including medical, dental and vision coverage and flexible spending account options and voluntary insurances. We have paid time off, flex-time summer hours, remote work options and a 401k plan and employee perk programs. For a general overview of our benefits, please visit our careers page at . Actual compensation may vary from posting based on geographic location, work experience, education and/or skill level.
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As a condition of employment, all employees are expected to complete mandatory training, including compliance training, within required time frames and adhere to our internal policies and our Code of Conduct.
Facility Optimization Solutions LLC. and CannonDesign recognize the value of diversity in our workforce. We are committed to equal opportunity. We consider all qualified employment applicants without regard to race, religion, color, gender, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, partnership status, protected veteran status, disability, or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law. Individuals who hold legal work authorization applicable to employment at FOS of CannonDesign in the United States will be considered without regard to citizenship/alienage.
CannonDesign recognizes the value of diversity in our workforce. We are committed to equal opportunity. We consider all qualified employment applicants without regard to race, religion, color, gender, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, partnership status, protected veteran status, disability, or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law. Individuals who hold legal work authorization applicable to employment at CannonDesign in the United States will be considered without regard to citizenship/alienage.