L&L Builders Co. Estimator Project Manager in Sioux City, Iowa

Job DescriptionThis position is responsible for all construction project activities, including estimating/bidding on projects, negotiating construction contracts, coordinating sub-contractors and managing all other project activities. You will be actively involved with site visits and construction meetings. You will provide clients with scope and specification development, permit execution, vendor coordination and quality assurance control systems. In addition this position will use a wide array of proven communication skills and have the ability to foster client relationships to ensure the success of the program.Responsibilities include but are not limited to:Establish both a safe and environmentally friendly working environment at the job site.Negotiate and prepare agreements for successful execution of work, including bid packages and contract documents.Establish communication procedures, including the appropriate chain of command for all communications for projects and set up an appropriate tracking system for necessary approvals.Establish meeting procedures and timetables.Ensure project documentation is accurate and coordinated.Provide updated progress reports on projects based on client requirements.Oversee construction activities, including coordination of Contractors and Owner contracted services and/or products.Conduct design coordination meetings, pre-construction meetings, site inspections, punch list meeting and final project closeout.Review all requests for information, changes requests, etc. and issue appropriate response.Ensure close out package is properly prepared for client.Preferred Job RequirementsFour year degree in Construction Management, Architectural Engineering or extensive commercial construction experience in place of education.A minimum ofi2 years of experience in either commercial construction project management or commercial construction as a project estimator.Must have experience in administering contracts and working with sub-contract organizations.Ability to work professionally in a fast paced multi-tasking environment.Essential to have experience and knowledge in both safety and environmental standards.Skills in Microsoft office-Outlook, Project, Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Timberline Construction estimating software.Very team orientated individual with high degree of initiative, excellent communication skills, creative problem-solving, and strong leadership abilities.Excellent written and verbal communication skills.Strong attention to detail and highly organized.LEED accreditation is highly desired.