Jobs – Project Manager/Estimator

Blox Construction, an award-winning general contractor, is growing and seeks a talented Project Manager with strong estimating experience to join our team. We are particularly interested in candidates with multi-family building experience. We are based in Everett, but build throughout the Greater Seattle area.

    You:

  • Know how to manage, direct and accept accountability for all activities and reporting functions associated with the construction of assigned projects.
  • Are a proven leader
  • Are skilled at coordinating all activities within the construction process, thus optimizing the effectiveness of site superintendents and subcontractors.
  • Perform at a high level with integrity, quality and safety.

But you are also driven by more…

  • You seek out complex projects.
  • You can perform at your highest level on both a small $10,000 commercial TI and a $2,000,000+ whole house remodel.
  • You have the foresight to predict and ability to solve problems with available resources.
  • You are a professional in all of your interactions with employees, customers, sub-contractors, and key stakeholders.
  • You are creative and find unique solutions to complex problems.
  • You are passionate about your work as a builder.
  • You are motivated, conscientious and looking for a place to shine.

The Job:

  • Ensure projects are built to requirements and specifications established by construction drawings, building codes and clients
  • Monitor production schedules, subcontractor schedules and cost control to ensure completion date, job costs and profit level
  • Monitor project quality and cost control
  • Work with designers, architects and clients to ensure selections are made on time
  • Design implement checklists for inspections, quality control and standard operating procedures
  • Other duties as assigned

About Blox:

We are an established general contractor specializing in high-end residential remodels, custom homes, commercial buildings, and tenant improvements. We employ some of the most talented carpenters and craftspeople in the industry. We build our business around Honesty, Trust, and Integrity and seek people with similar values to join our team. We are passionate about our customers and the on-time delivery of the best quality work for the best value. Based in Everett, we have jobs throughout Greater Seattle and the Eastside. We offer competitive wages, medical/prescription/dental/life insurance, paid time off (sick, vacation, holiday), technology allowance, training reimbursement, bonuses, and a work/life balance.

Requirements:

This position’s requirements include, but are not limited to:

  • 5+ years residential and/or commercial building experience with 3+ years of estimating
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Construction Management or equivalent experience preferred
  • Proven leader
  • Self-starter and results driven
  • Diverse history and knowledge of different building types and systems
  • Proven estimating and take-off skills
  • Thorough knowledge of construction techniques and the imagination to derive the most efficient method of completing a task
  • Proven ability to read blueprints, reference calculations and understand structural details and plan specifications
  • Ability to communicate plan and sequence of activities to all subcontractors and material suppliers to effectively implement goals
  • Foster collaboration across project & design teams
  • Proficiency in Sage 100 Contractor is a plus
  • Strong organizational and analytical skills
  • Strong communication skills; both written and orally and ability to communicate to a wide variety of people
  • Flexibility in days and hours worked

Basic Qualifications:

  • Proficient with MS Office, mobile & cloud based technologies
  • Fluent in English both oral and written
  • Valid driver’s license, good driving record and reliable transportation
  • Drug-free and the ability to pass a background check
  • Hearing and visual ability to observe and detect signs of emergency situations.

To Apply:

For consideration, email your resume to jobs@bloxconstruction.com. Please also tell us what we should know about you – your current skills, goals, and project list. All inquiries will be kept confidential. Wages dependent on experience and performance.