Buzz Oates is one of the largest real estate owner/developers in California with over 23 million square feet under management. Over the last 70 years, the company has constructed over 75 million square feet of industrial warehouse and distribution facilities, business parks, and retail centers. Buzz Oates leases approximately 3 million square feet and executes on $100 million in purchases and sales annually. Our investment philosophy centers on providing a single point of contact for construction, real estate, and asset management services. The company is positioned for growth, with targeted new developments throughout the Western half of the United States.
The Assistant Estimator is responsible for understanding and evaluating project plans, specifications and other factors that affect project cost. It is critically important that they account for everything needed to successfully procure work in both hard bid and cost-plus scenarios. They must have a thorough knowledge of how to “build”, and apply that knowledge when preparing bid packages, as opposed to just evaluating what is on the plans and specifications.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
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, skill, and/or ability required.
Bachelor’s degree (B. S.) from four-year College or University in Engineering, Construction Management or other applicable field, and 2 years related experience in the commercial construction industry, or equivalent combination of education and experience. Estimating and operational experience on commercial construction projects is a plus.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be very computer literate and fully capable working with the following programs:
To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of: