Estimator/Project Manager- Construction

Northwest Abatement Services, Inc.
Lakewood, WA
Oct 02, 2017
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Job Description

Currently hiring for an estimator/PM for a construction company. You will be responsible for estimating projects and scheduling, while ensuring compliance with quality standards.

Primary Functions:
  • Estimating of project assigned
  • Purchasing materials
  • Subcontracts economically and expeditiously for projects assigned
  • Coordination of field and office activities on assigned projects, including job scheduling activities
  • Be a company liaison with owner
  • Architect and engineer
  • Providing prompt and quality interaction
  • Need to develop a customer base for repeat business

Required Skills:
  • Minimum 3 years of experience in construction industry
  • Knowledge and background in the construction industry
  • Knowledge/experience in estimating construction jobs
  • Estimate the cost of materials, labor, equipment and of any subcontractor's work
  • Must have a high degree of integrity and honesty
  • Must be able to communicate in a professional manner
  • Must be able to carry out the duties described in the job description
  • Must have excellent time-management and decision-making skills
  • Able to travel at times to various jobs and sites in our area

  • Estimating and managing the daily projects
  • Dealing with subcontractors
  • Coordination with office and field staff
  • Review conditions at the job site prior to bid to understand and evaluate site accessibility, surface and underground conditions and any condition that would effect construction methods and costs
  • Oversee construction project from start-to-finish
  • Adhere to the budgetary guidelines, quality and safety standards
  • Coordinate material deliveries and subcontract work in accordance with progress schedule and adjust as necessary due to changes
  • Assist superintendent in resolving possible design/detail problems
  • Attend pre-construction/job meetings
  • Maintain adequate estimating files/plans
  • Prepare and execute change-orders
  • Request extensions of time as required by contract documents
  • Thorough knowledge of company procedures

Company Description
For over 21 years Northwest Abatement Services, Inc. (NWA) has specialized in abatement services which include, but are not limited to, inspection, removal and disposal of asbestos, lead and mold remediation for small residential jobs, to large commercial jobs. We also provide clandestine drug lab services and a full array of indoor air quality services.

With over 35 specially trained employees and more than 20 years of project experience, NWA is the inspection, removal and disposal specialist. We are commercially and residential certified and bonded with the state of Washington. Our employees are AHERA trained for asbestos, EPA certified for lead-containing materials removal, and 40-hour HAZWOPER for contaminated sites.

The company is involved in continuing education for both its personnel and other workers in the industry for all of its divisions. Furthermore, we ensure our workforce is certified in new technologies and extraction methods and maintains our implementations in strict accordance with state and federal guidelines and requirements.

Services Offered:
-Asbestos Removal and Disposal
-Lead Abatement
-Mold Remediation
-Duct Cleaning
-Fire, Smoke and Water Restoration
-Thermal Imaging
-AHERA Inspections
-Interior Demolition and Roof Tear-Offs
-Testing and Analysis
-Certified Applicator for SonaSprayFC
-24/7/365 Emergency Services

Lakewood, WA


Sun, 1 Oct 2017 10:33:49 PDT