Spire is currently seeking a Lead Estimator for our headquarters in downtown Austin.
The Lead Estimator will be responsible for leading job-specific project teams in preparing preliminary budgets, milestone cost estimates, and final bid scope/pricing proposals for various types of commercial construction jobs, including: General Contracting, Construction Management, Design Build, Civil, and Building Maintenance Services. In the process, the Lead Estimator trains, mentors, and builds effective relationships with internal team members through a hands-on approach to producing estimate-based deliverables.
The Lead Estimator will be an integral part of Spire’s leadership and commitment to the Spire team and the industry.
EDUCATION / QUALIFICATIONS
Bachelor’s Degree in Construction Engineering, Civil Engineering, or Construction Management
Minimum 15+ years estimating construction experience
Professional certification(s) from AACE (CEP and/or CCP) or ASPE (CPE) preferred
Proficient in Excel, Timberline, HeavyBid, WinEst, MII
Significant knowledge and experience on CM/GC, Design Build projects, and complex competitive bid projects
Proven track record of success working internally with an operations team and externally with Owners, Architects/Engineers, and subcontractors
Spire Consulting Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
PERKS / BENEFITS
Health coverage for employee and family through medical, dental, and vision plans
Financial protection through life, disability, and travel insurance
401(k) Plan with a generous match up to 6%
Tax advantages through FSA, HSA, and Dependent Care FSA expenses with pre-tax dollars
Professional development budget
Employee assistance program
24Hour Fitness corporate rate
LifeCare/LifeMart discount program (including travel, entertainment, financial services)
Paid Time Off (PTO) and holidays
Community service opportunities
Company social events
About Spire Consulting Group
Spire Consulting Group, LLC is a multi-disciplined construction management and engineering consulting firm serving owners, general contractors, attorneys, financial institutions and sureties. SCG is currently seeking experienced associates to assist with a variety of construction consulting projects.