Project Estimator
at Wylander

Date Posted: 8/8/2018

Job Description

Wylander Solutions, a recruiting company focused within the disaster restoration industry, is recruiting a Project Estimator for Monroe Restoration. For over 25 years, Monroe Restoration has been a leader in the cleaning and restoration industry in customer satisfaction. The Project Estimator is responsible for performing site inspections, document losses with accurate measurements, notes and photographs with strong attention to detail; estimating the cost of reconstruction of the entire project using Xactimate; negotiating reconstruction costs with insurance carrier representatives; communicating with the Superintendent on issues that will affect the project schedule and/or budget. This person will be work out of the South Bend, IN office.   

Benefits:

  • Health Benefits
  • Retirement Plan
  • Paid Vacation

Compensation:

  • Base salary: $55,000-$65,000  
  • Employee is eligible for company bonus plan
  • Company Vehicle
  • Cell phone and laptop

Responsibilities:

  • Use Xactimate software to estimate residential and commercial water, fire, wind and mold restoration projects
  • Negotiate restoration services and insurance claims settlements
  • 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
  • Prepare all budgets and schedules for assigned jobs
  • Work closely with Superintendent to ensure successful completion of assigned jobs
  • Complete final invoices within 24 hours of project completion
  • Update status of jobs within company software program
  • Attend all appropriate company meetings
  • Attend regular company sponsored training sessions
  • Additional duties required as needed

Requirements:

  • 5+ years’ experience as an estimator, preferably in the restoration industry
  • Possess a strong construction background and can communicate with Insurance Adjusters/Reps that may have very little construction knowledge
  • Xactimate proficiency is a plus
  • 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

Keywords: Xactimate, construction, estimator

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