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Estimator/Project Manager
Location:  Roosevelt, UT, US, 84066
Company:  Burdick Materials


City:  Roosevelt
State:  Utah
Postal/Zip Code: 84066


Burdick Materials, is a member of the Oldcastle Materials West Division; Our purpose, commitment to the future, and formula for growth is to champion the safety, empowerment, and development of our employees.  We strive to be The Preferred Source of quality sand, rock, landscape products, ready-mixed concrete, asphalt, paving and construction services.  We succeed as a team by embracing integrity, mutual respect, innovation, service, sustainability, and financial strength.   



Estimator/Project Manager 

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Job Description Summary

This is a skilled position involving the preparation and submission of cost estimates, bid proposals, and management of awarded projects.  Qualified individuals should increase sales and margin by being customer oriented, assertive, well organized, and goal oriented. Relationship skills are critical to this position.  A qualified individual will effectively work with owners, engineers, architects, other project stakeholders, and other company personnel at all levels within an organization.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Analyze plans, specifications, proposals and other documents to prepare time, material, equipment, production and labor estimates.
  • Will create accurate bids and write proposals according to customers’ needs as well as bid specifications.
  • Will perform both short and long term market analysis and demand forecasting.
  • Will work closely with owners, engineers, and testing firms to ensure project meets or exceeds owners’ specifications.
  • Regular visits to the field will be required to verify completed and remaining quantities and to monitor progress.
  • Will work closely with project superintendent and other support personnel (hot plants, aggregates, delivery, testing, etc) to ensure projects are completed safely and meet or exceed estimated margin.
  • Will develop and maintain strong relationships with subcontractors and suppliers.
  • Will ensure projects costs and quantities are accurately reported.
  • Will ensure projects are billed accurately and timely.
  • Will ensure projects are built safely, ensure schedules are met, billings are complete and accurate, costs are reviewed and accurate, field personnel understand how the job was bid, change order management, subcontractor management, and owner negotiation & management. 
  • Other duties as assigned by supervisor.



To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disability to perform the essential functions.


Education and/or Experience

Profession Engineer in Civil Engineering, Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering or Construction Management.   Five years construction estimating experience is preferred; or an equivalent of education and experience will be accepted.


Language and Communication Skills

Ability to read and comprehend written and oral instructions.  Ability to write correspondence and bid proposals.  Ability to effectively present information in one on one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization. .  Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills.  Must have good negotiating skills.


Mathematical Skills

Ability to add, subtract, multiple and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.


Reasoning Ability

Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out written or oral instructions.  Ability to deal with ambiguity while planning and solving problems.


Computer Skills

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be proficient in Excel, Word, Outlook, and be familiar with estimating software.


Certificates, Licenses, Registrations

Standard Driver’s License required


Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


The employee is frequently required to sit, climb, and use hands to signal and handle equipment. The employee is occasionally required to stand, walk, crawl, kneel, bend, and reach with hands and arms above their shoulders.  The employee must occasionally lift and/or move anywhere up to 50 lbs.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision and depth perception.


Work Environment

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions; moving mechanical parts; outside weather conditions; and extreme cold and/or heat.  The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to loud.


What Oldcastle Offers You

  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development and internal promotion
  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs


About Oldcastle

Oldcastle has a long and proud heritage as one of North America’s largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the Oldcastle family. Oldcastle operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.


Oldcastle is a great place to grow! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Please complete your online application and profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Thank you for your interest in the Oldcastle family!


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