Do you need an experienced Chief Estimator, but not all the time? We can help by acting as your Chief Estimator in a part-time or short-term capacity. We can help you achieve your goals without the expense of a full-time Chief Estimator. Our Fractional Chief Estimator can develop and implement strategies to help the department become more accurate and efficient. We offer a free 30-minute consultation before you commit.
A seasoned Chief Estimator is invaluable because they can:
As a business leader you understand that thorough and accurate estimates are vital to your bottom line. While the hourly fee to contract with an estimating consultant is higher than what you would pay a full-time employee, that consultant saves you money in the long run because you don’t have to pay payroll taxes, sick leave or vacation time, workers’ compensation insurance, etc.
We use your estimating software to create bids with you. If you don’t have software we can recommend the best choice to fit your business or determine the best tool at our disposal for your particular project. We have experience with HCSS HeavyBid, Bid2Win, PlanSwift, BlueBeam, Xactimate, and Excel.
Occasionally, we may use references such as RSMeans for statistical and regional pricing adjustments.
What’s Included in Our Estimating Services Hourly Rate:
Administrative staff are the backbone of a successful business. They are the ones who organize the office effectively. Calendar management, data entry, and spreadsheet creation and maintenance are just a few of the things that your admin staff do to make your business run more smoothly. For example, having files on past projects isn’t useful if no one knows how to find them. Organization and consistency in file names not only saves aggravation, it saves time.
We can help you: