Landscape Estimator

Location: Westfield, IN
Date Posted: 05-11-2018
Hittle Landscaping is a well established family owned Hamilton County, IN residential and commercial landscape company is seeking a Landscape Estimator.
The Landscape Estimator has excellent written and oral communication skills; builds strong, long-term customer relationships and has an impeccable attention to detail.  Our company is a fast-paced organization with time critical deadlines. The successful candidate will be able to perform the following tasks and meet the minimum qualifications as well as be highly organized and efficient.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Gather and compile take-off data for use developing accurate, competitive and profitable bid proposal for a variety of landscape projects ranging from $5,000 to over $ 1 million
  • Prepare written scope of work for presentations.
  • Assist business development manager in new business development and sales to existing clients.
  • Read, analyze and interpret blueprints and other bid documents.
  • Produce desired profit goals and margins on bid.
  • Regularly review direct expenses with Profit Center Manager to satisfy both budget and customer.
  • Keep controllable indirect expenses in line with actual revenue produced.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:
  • Landscape or construction background is a must
  • 2 year college degree preferred
  • Minimum 5 years estimating experience
  • Strong computation skills with emphasis on Microsoft Excel.
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Ability to read construction blueprints and successfully bid and assist in managing project
  • Able to work independently
  • Ability to speak Spanish is helpful

Jack Wolfe
Wolfe and Associates, Inc.
P 317.622.1186 Fax: 317.429.0448
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