Landscape Installation Estimator

Nanak's Landscaping, Inc
998 S Military Tr
Deerfield Beach, FL 33442
United States

Manages Others
Experience Required
From $18 To $25.00
Per Hour
Employment Type
Work Schedule
No Travel

Job Description

This position will assist the Construction Manager with estimating bids. The basic role of a Landscape Installation Estimator would be to do estimating, take offs and price plans for the construction and irrigation install department.

·         Work extensively with excel file to prepare bids

·         Prepare routine estimates under the direction of the Construction Manager

·         Receive and process ITB’s; retrieval of plans and specs.   

·         Organize and schedule plan pick-ups; print plans as necessary

·         Begin the landscape bidding process; review specs, contact contractors, research and price materials, irrigation pricing, list out materials.  

·         Prepare and execute Submittals

·         Create and send proposals

·         Assistance with permitting applications, documentation and follow ups.    

·         Receive and follow up phone calls and emails

·         Analyze designs and complete take-offs for estimating purposes.

·         Contact subcontractors and suppliers to obtain quotes for inclusion in estimates.

·         Attend training, conference and events


Job Requirements
• High school diploma or GED equivalent required
• 2+ years’ experience in estimating
• Knowledge of South Florida Plant Material
• Experienced in reading and working with landscape drawings
• Outstanding communicator, both orally and written
• Excellent customer service skills
• Self-starter who works well independently
• Ability to prioritize given tasks and work efficiently towards completing them
• Detail-oriented and exceptional organization skills
• Strong problem solver and analytical thinker
• Professional demeanor