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    Over 50 years ago, Dome Construction was founded on principles centered on integrity, transparency, and a commitment to doing things right. Today, Dome has grown to be one of California’s most recognizable construction companies with a deep understanding and expertise in Commercial Interior, Life Sciences, Technology, and Healthcare building. Our clients range from the Fortune 500 to emerging startups who value relationships, culture, and transparency. Year over year, the percentage of our work performed for repeat clients averages greater than 90% of our overall business – relationships run deep and are long-lasting.

    At Dome, we believe that passion is as necessary as hard skills and talent, and why we seek team members who are curious, collaborative, and ready for a challenge. If you want to be part of something exceptional, we would love to meet you.

    The Estimator will support the project teams in providing the most accurate and comprehensive financial and budget analysis.

    The Ideal Candidate Has:

    • Bachelors Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering or Construction Management preferred
    • 5+ years of construction experience
    • 2+ years of experience working on commercial construction projects

    The Estimator will serve many functions, including:

    • Attend weekly & monthly meetings
    • Maintain clear structured hard copy files and electric files
    • Estimate Creation
    • Manage Subcontractor Solicitations
    • Document Review and Takeoffs
    • Maintain Unit Costs
    • Manage Final Estimate Assembly
    • Create Subcontracts and Buyout
    • Manage the Turnover Package
    • Participate in informal presentations were necessary to obtain work
    • Manage the design-build process
    • Utilize MEP special assistance for highly technical projects

    Technical Skills:

    • Ability to take off multiply trades to get a better understanding of the project and scope of work.
    • Analysis of subcontractor bids for conformance to the drawings and all written instructions to bidders.
    • Seek and study problems, conflicts, incomplete or ambiguous design information, and any other questions/issues presented by subs, vendors, designers, Dome staff, or others. Resolve all promptly, including interfacing with designers, engineers, or the owner when necessary.

    Personal Skills:

    • Professionalism in dealing with Owners, Architects, Subcontractors, Consultants, and co-workers.
    • Maintain excellent verbal and written communication skills.
    • Motivation to continually learn and take on added responsibilities while maintaining a positive attitude. Develop expertise in each skill area exposed to.
    • Judgment: Know how to respond to a problem in a manner consistent with the Company’s primary interest.
    • Planning: Look ahead and organize activities to stay on top of multiple estimates.
    • Initiative: Sees out new opportunities to contribute. Push the envelope, raise the bar. Treat each estimate as an opportunity to excel.
    • Ownership: Total commitment to the success of the project, his/her teammates, and the company. View the success of his/her project as a reflection on him/herself.

    Job Snapshot

    • Employee Type:
      Full-Time
    • Location:
      • San Jose
    • Job Type:
      Site Workforce
    • Experience:
      Specified in Job Description

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