Project Estimator
at Wylander

Date Posted: 7/6/2018

Job Description

Wylander Solutions, a recruiting company specializing in the restoration industry, is hiring a Project Estimator for Virginia Restoration Services. Since 1966, this family owned company has been servicing Richmond and surrounding areas specializing in emergency response as well as reconstruction. The Estimator is responsible for performing site inspections, documenting losses with accurate measurements with strong attention to detail, estimating the cost of reconstruction of the entire project through the use of Xactimate, negotiating reconstruction costs with insurance carrier representatives, and communicating issues with the Project Manager that will affect the project schedule and/or budget.

Benefits:

  • Health Benefits after 60 days of employment

Compensation:

  • Base salary: $50,000
  • Employee is eligible for company bonus plan
  • Company vehicle, cell phone and laptop provided
  • PTO

Responsibilities:

  • Use Xactimate software to estimate residential and commercial water, fire, wind and mold restoration projects, including the reconstruction
  • Respond to property damage emergency calls when required
  • Negotiate restoration services and insurance claim settlements
  • Handle all estimating inquiries for the team and demonstrate a high level of problem resolution and technical assistance
  • Submit estimates in a timely matter determined by company requirements
  • Establish and maintain client relationships as well as relationships with insurance adjusters and claim representatives

Requirements:

  • 5+ years’ experience as an estimator, preferably in the restoration industry
  • Possess a strong construction background and be able to communicate with Insurance Adjusters/Reps that may have very little construction knowledge
  • Must have knowledge of both residential and commercial reconstruction experience
  • Xactimate proficiency is required
  • Possess exceptional organizational and planning skills (detail-oriented person)
  • Ability to recognize and solve problems independently
  • Strong communication and negotiation skills
  • Self-motivated, responsible and accountable
  • Must be able to pass a background check and have a clean driving record.

Keywords: Xactimate, construction, estimator

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type: Full-Time
  • Location: Midlothian, VA
  • Job Type: Management
  • Experience: Not Specified
  • Date Posted: 7/6/2018

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