G.A. Johnson Construction, Inc. is a well established general contractor, design-build, and construction management company seeking an experienced project manager / estimator. Successful candidate must be a seasoned professional with excellent construction technologies, knowledge of materials and systems, and a 10 year history of successful performance in a similar position.
Estimating materials on projects for customer quotes (Hard Bid and Conceptual estimating)
Providing excellent customer service
Setting appointments with potential customers, preparing quotes on projects and selling project to contacts.
Reviews shop drawings prior to approval, issues RFI’s as needed and expedites shop drawing approvals.
Will perform field measurements as required and maintain project schedule.
Knowledge of current building codes for design of building elements
Previous estimating experience in the steel or metal buildings industry and/or wood building components
Ability to contribute effectively in a team environment
Strong written and verbal communications skills
Strong organizational skills and the ability to multi-task
Strong ability to analyze and strategically plan projects
Strong computer skills, including knowledge of MS Word and Excel, Planswift/Bluebeam
Willingness and means to travel and a valid driver’s license are required
This position will include estimating and project management of new construction educational facilities, institutional, food service, industrial/manufacturing projects, office, and commercial remodeling. May include some residential custom homes as well.
4 Year Construction Management or Civil Engineering Degree
Metal building engineering, design, detailing or estimating experience
About G.A. Johnson Construction
G.A. Johnson Construction, Inc. is located in Harrisburg, South Dakota. With over 200 years of combined experience in the construction industry, we know and have acquired a strong working relationship with the area suppliers, contractors, and subcontractors. Our staff has managed a wealth of construction projects ranging from small renovations to large multi-million dollar facilities within the Midwest area.