Construction Estimator 4 Mechanical - Grade 27

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This title exists in General Services, Office of and has approximately 1 positions.

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Salary Information for Construction Estimator 1 Mechanical
Title Grade Hiring Rate/yr Job Rate/yr
Construction Estimator 1 Mechanical 15 $55,152 $70,317
Construction Estimator 2 Mechanical 19 $68,523 $87,032
Construction Estimator 3 Mechanical 23 $84,156 $106,454
Construction Estimator 4 Mechanical 27 $103,784 $127,830

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Job Duties

As a Construction Estimator 4 (Mechanical), you would supervise two or more Construction Estimators 3 (Mechanical) and other staff in the preparation and review of detailed cost estimates of the quantity and price of labor, materials, and equipment for heating, ventilating, air-conditioning, refrigeration, plumbing, lighting, power, and other mechanical and electrical systems in building construction and rehabilitation projects. You would oversee the day-to-day activities of a construction estimating program or unit, or geographic area in a statewide program. Illustrative duties might include: supervising the preparation of large, complicated cost estimates for building construction and rehabilitation projects; managing and prioritizing the workload to ensure that detailed estimates, change order reviews, post bid reports, review and approval of termination costs, review of consultant estimates and negotiation of consultant design fee services are performed accurately and in a timely manner; reviewing the work in progress and checking final estimates for accuracy and completeness; advising contractors and the heads of departments of construction proposals, and notifying prospective bidders of changes in estimates; supervising the review of contractorsí bids for construction work; and conferring and corresponding with contractors and manufacturers concerning the cost of material and labor, particularly to suggest ways of saving money in construction materials or methods without sacrificing utility or safety.

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Summary of Minimum Qualifications

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26-358010 37-863010

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