(915) 219 - 4000
Fax: (915) 219 - 5931
2910 Gateway East
El Paso, TX 79905

Careers

Full Time Construction Manager

Description
  • Establish project chart of accounts
  • Develop and update construction schedules
  • Develop, negotiate and execute subcontracts and purchase orders
  • Coordinate, plan and execute project activities according to schedule
  • Provide administrative support to Project Superintendents
  • Provide leadership to project stakeholders (owner, AE, field staff, etc.)
  • Monitor and analyze job costs and maintain accurate reports
  • Manage and be responsible for processing and tracking the monthly owner payment application
  • Track, review, and process change proposal requests, change orders and, if applicable, claims
  • Analyze and complete monthly profit projection reports
  • Assist in establishing, maintaining, and leading the on-site Total Quality Management process
  • Manage preparation and execution of the project closeout process
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment and work under stress
Qualifications
  • 3-5 years of experience working for a general contractor
  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or Construction Management required
  • Experience with federal customers
  • Experience managing multiple projects ranging from 100K to 5 million
  • Experience with self-perform work preferred
  • Proven commitment to safety and building relationships with the owner
  • Experience managing field staff
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills
  • Bilingual (Spanish) desirable

Full Time Construction Estimator

Description
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment
  • Responsible for developing accurate and complete quantity surveys and pricing
  • Perform comprehensive “bid day” analysis and scoping of specific assigned trades
  • Preparation of bid forms and proposal packages
  • Subcontractor and/or supplier solicitation and negotiations
  • Present drafts of bids/proposals to senior management
  • Prepare instructions to bidders, bid form and other bid solicitation information
  • Review and/or manage the review and scoping of specialty contractor bids
  • Oversee analysis of past performance on projects and establishes estimating standards for all future estimates based on such analysis
  • Assist in oversight of the historical cost database and estimating software
  • Coordinate pass-off meetings between estimating and project management
  • Communications with clients during final negotiations
  • Review project plans and specifications and coordinates with the team to confirm complete scope
  • Actively participates in industry, client and community relations to enhance company image
  • Establish and maintain respectful and cooperative work relationships with co- workers, field personnel, sub-contractors, architects, owners, and other business associates
  • Handle all subcontractor interactions in a manner designed to build a long term relationship
Qualifications
  • 5+ years of estimating experience working for a general contractor
  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or Construction Management required
  • Experience estimating projects ranging from 100K to 5 million
  • Experience with OnScreen Take Off and Quick Bid software
  • Experience with RS Means On Line and JOC

Send your resume, an official transcript, and three references (only name/contact information) in PDF format to CPopoca@velizconstruction.com.