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Shawmut Design and Construction Estimator in New York, New York

At Shawmut, you will have the opportunity to own your career and deliver impact within our culture of ownership and innovation focused around providing the gold standard of client service for the world’s most recognizable and elite brands and institutions.  We’re proud of the culture we’ve built as a 100% employee-owned company as we have been recognized with over 65 Best Place to Work awards—including Best Workplace by Fortune Magazine three years in a row, Fortune Best Workplace for Women, Fortune Best Workplace for Millennials, Great Place to Work’s Best Workplace for Parents, and one of America’s Best Employers by Forbes. Here’s a glimpse into what we are offering:

  • 100% Paid Health, Life, Long/Short Term disability – Dental and Vision offered as well

  • Shawmut Flex – we have offered a flexible work remote environment for years and we encourage a flexible work environment that meets the business needs

  • ESOP – be an employee owner!

  • 401K with Match

  • Generous Paid Time Off policy (Including vacation, summer Fridays, holidays, personal sick and volunteer day – which we can explain at time of interview)

  • The Extras: cell phone, laptop, tuition reimbursement, discounted gym membership, pet insurance, auto & homeowner (mortgage network & insurance savings) and many more.

We are currently looking for an Estimator to join our New York Office. Is your dedication to client satisfaction, accurate estimates, and positive partnerships your work passion? Do you enjoy high profile projects? Do you strive to always provide recommendations in the best interest of the client?

  • Work in partnership with the project manager to plan the job prior to project initiation i.e. general conditions study, procurement schedule, logistics, etc

  • Completes a thorough review of all documents to ensure that they accurately reflect the conversations and agreements with the client, Architect and Engineer

  • Develop comprehensive understanding of project strategy and deploy this throughout the estimating process

  • Ensures that the best bids are obtained for each trade, based on the needs of the project

  • Structure a fair and comprehensive final sub bid process by incorporating all information from previous budgets, by educating all subs on the Shawmut view of the project, including, but not limited to detailed written scope of work, logistics, etc., so that they are all bidding on the same work

  • 5-7+ years of experience in construction estimating or a related field (preferably in commercial construction).

  • Vast knowledge of all trades: scope, time frames/field execution, typical missed scope/exposures

  • Solid conceptual estimating experience

  • Timberline (Precision Estimating) experience is a plus

  • Experience estimating mid-large size projects including academic, life science, healthcare, hospitality a plus.

Eligible candidates must be authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship or restriction, now and in the future.

Shawmut prohibits discrimination against any staff member or applicant on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, age, religion, national origin, marital status, veteran status, pregnancy, physical or mental disability, genetic information, disability, creed, citizenship status, or any other legally protected characteristic.

NYC Base Salary Range: $100,000 – $168,000 The range stated is specific to New York City. Placement within the listed range depends on many factors including, but not limited to years of experience, project size capability (for Construction & Field roles) and internal company equity.

ID: 2022-5445

Division: Construction Operations

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Street: 3 East 54th Street