Duties: The overall responsibility is to estimate design-bid, conceptual, negotiated, and plan/spec projects.
Overview of Responsibilities: • Estimate design-bid, conceptual, negotiated, and plan/spec projects. • Assist with PreConstruction activities, including value engineering, estimating and cost control. • Help manage and maintain current cost data base. • Work alongside and support project manager’s estimating needs. • Develop and manage relationships with architects, engineers, subcontractors and other team members while developing schematic proposals, design development proposals and final estimates. • Assist in pursuing opportunities in construction bulletins and planning commission meeting minutes. • Be consistently involved with civic and trade organizations. • Be available and prepared for project interviews with potential clients. • Work with project managers on “Buy-Out". • Assist VP of Operations with instituting new procedures to streamline the estimating process.
About Harmon: Harmon Construction has been providing Construction Management, Design-Build and General Contracting services to a variety of clients for 34 years. Specializing in commercial, industrial, healthcare, senior living and faith based construction; we are passionate about working with customers from “concept to completion." Our professional staff of estimators, construction engineers and support personnel have a high degree of character and competency, which has enabled us to become one of the most respected builders in the region.
Headquartered in Olathe, Kansas, we work predominantly in the Kansas City metro and surrounding area. We strongly believe in relationships before buildings and deliver on our promises; it’s a time tested approach to business that has served our clients, associates and shareholders well.
Qualifications Needed: CM or Construction Engineering Degree (or applicable experience); organized systems; computer smart; multi-tasked; proven past experience; good communicator; established data base; systematic thinker; strong work ethic; excellent writing skills; and proficient technical/computer estimating software skills.
Harmon Construction founded in 1987 is a mid-market Builder who builds relationships before buildings. Our region covers the Central Midwest, but most of the project are in the Kansas City region. We provide Construction Management, Design Build and General Contracting services. The sectors served include: Health Care, Senior Living, Automotive, Financial, Faith Based and Not for Profit and Industrial Construction. Harmon has achieved many awards, including: AGC Excellence in Construction, KC Chamber of Commerce Top 10 Businesses, Business Journal and KC Star Top 25 Contractors, Ingram's Best Places to Work, Shawnee Chamber Corp Citizen of the Year and several others. We offer Health Insurance, 401k plan, and a generous profit sharing plan; those who produce shall share in the rewards. Come grow with us.