Purchasing Estimator
Columbia, Maryland 21046

Job Description

Responsible for managing all activities involved with creating and maintaining material take-offs.

•    Estimate materials for new plans.
•    Create and maintain accurate material take-offs.
•    Monitor material usage in the field for overages/shortages to update/correct material take-offs.
•    Record and analyze take-off data through Microsoft Excel.
•    Assist Division team with plan value engineering.
•    Maintain Division’s insurance compliance.
•    Update/Correct purchase order issues.
•    Complete required forms by the Regional Operations Center (ROC).
•    Maintain vendor files and contracts.
•    Prepare bid requests for new/existing plans.
•    Assist in evaluating new bid proposals.

•    Minimum high school diploma or equivalent required
•    Minimum 2 years experience in purchasing and estimating required
•    Ability to read and understand residential blue prints.
•    Efficient with Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, JD Edwards, and other software systems.
•    Knowledge of all construction practices nation-wide.
•    Ability to perform several tasks efficiently under tight deadlines.
•    Detail oriented, energetic, and hard-working personality.
•    Valid Driver’s License with good driving record
•    Valid Auto Insurance Coverage


Preferred Years Of Experience:

2 Year(s)

Education Required:

High School

Employment/Position Type:

Full Time
Date Posted : 02/09/2021