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Actalent Construction Estimator in Ankeny, Iowa


Responsible for the overall scope development and cost estimate based on conceptual design criteria with minimal design documents

Manage all bid documents and others’ work, prepare plan take-off calculations, cost estimates, assemble and present bid packages, establish owner budget, monitor scope and costs throughout the entire design process

Negotiate and execute agreements with subcontractors and its suppliers, prepare project schedules and submittals, lead construction progress meetings, monitor project correspondence, report, and help solve potential cost issues or schedule problems to successfully complete projects.


Project management, Construction management, Estimation, Bidding, rfi, change order, construction, document control, project engineering, Microsoft office, close outs, preconstruction

Top Skills Details:

Project management,Construction management,Estimation,Bidding

Additional Skills & Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree in Construction Engineering, Construction Management, or related Engineering degree equivalent preferred

6+ years proven experience estimating for construction projects-- commercial, industrial, and/or ag

Travel is required up to 30% of the time

Experience Level:

Expert Level

About Actalent:

Actalent connects passion with purpose. Our scalable talent solutions and services capabilities drive value and results and provide the expertise to help our customers achieve more. Every day, our experts around the globe are making an impact. We’re supporting critical initiatives in engineering and sciences that advance how companies serve the world. Actalent promotes consultant care and engagement through experiences that enable continuous development. Our people are the difference. Actalent is an operating company of Allegis Group, the global leader in talent solutions.

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.