Kraus-Anderson offers an opportunity to make an immediate impact with an industry leader!
Core Purpose: Building enduring relationships and strong communities
For more than a century, Kraus-Anderson has been transforming the American landscape.
Founded in 1897 and privately owned and managed by the Engelsma family for more than 70 years, KAis consistently ranked by Engineering News Record among the top 50 general contractors in the United States. Our base of operations in Minnesota is supplemented with regional offices, extending our capabilities coast to coast.
We take a highly collaborative approach to our work. We work closely with owners, architects and the entire planning team well before ground is broken; providing cost analyses, scheduling information, and value engineering services to ensure that our client can make informed decisions leading to a timely finish of the highest quality and the best value.
Assists Project Executives, Director of Preconstruction, Project Managers or Project Teams with preconstruction services which include, but not limited to the preparation of mechanical estimates, subcontractor proposal and bid review, document review and constructability, cost value analysis, cost and systems review, analysis and comparisons, historical evaluations, and bid process.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Supervisory Responsibilities No direct subordinates.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. It is understood that the incumbent may be learning some of the knowledge, skills and abilities associated with being fully responsible as an Estimator . The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Education and/or Experience
5-10+ years related experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of MS Office software applications, especially Excel and Word. The knowledge to use or ability to learn On-screen Takeoff, Bluebeam, WinEst, Trimble Autobid and Modelogix. To maintain ability to learn and apply other computer applications as deemed necessary to improve work product and efficiency.
Certificates, Licenses, Registrations
Must have a valid driver’s license
Must be willing to travel as needed.