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Posted on 7/10/2024

PMA Consultants Careers

PMA Consultants Careers

201-500 employees

Project management for construction using NetPoint

Real Estate

Compensation Overview

$150k - $190kAnnually


Remote in USA

Production Planning & Scheduling
Procurement & Sourcing
Supply Chain Management
Operations & Logistics
Required Skills
  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering, construction management, or a related field preferred
  • 10+ years of estimating experience required
  • Baggage Handling System estimating experience required
  • Bid evaluation and negotiation experience required
  • Excellent communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills required
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision required
  • Strong time management skills and excellent attention to detail are required
  • Vertical construction experience preferred
  • Occupied renovation experience preferred
  • Design/Build Contract experience preferred
  • Review Design/Build Contractor pricing and subcontractor recommendations throughout the Guaranteed Maximum Price (GMP) process
  • Review and validate change requests
  • Develop independent cost estimates as needed
  • Maintain organized and detailed files, project records, and logs
  • Attend project meetings as required
  • Plan and participate in the preparation of construction cost estimates based on drawings, outlines, and specifications
  • Evaluate cost-estimating deliverables for accuracy and completeness
  • Prepare fair cost estimates for contractor proposals and conduct special studies when bids vary from estimates
  • Conduct site visits, perform material takeoffs, and evaluate pricing documents for cost estimation
  • Collaborate with project stakeholders to identify value engineering opportunities and cost-saving measures
  • Prepare technical evaluations, analyze cost-influencing factors, and compare estimates with contractor proposals for discrepancies
  • Perform medium to highly complex cost estimates and analysis for capital and professional services projects, recommending solutions to identified issues
  • Assemble market indicators to ensure the accuracy of estimating databases
  • Assist in evaluating consultants' cost estimates
  • Analyze costs of alternative designs and construction methods
  • Evaluate medium to highly complex quotes, bids, change orders, value engineering reports, and claims for accuracy and completeness
  • Accumulate pricing documents and historical and vendor cost data to develop cost-estimating deliverables
  • Conduct construction/project site visits to gather relevant information for cost estimates, ensuring the information is recorded and included in the final project estimate
  • Prepare draft reports, memos, and letters and assist in presentations to management
PMA Consultants Careers

PMA Consultants Careers


PMA Consultants stands out as an exceptional workplace due to its commitment to continuous innovation and a strong focus on client service in the construction project management sector. Employees benefit from a culture that emphasizes successful project delivery through the use of advanced technologies like NetPoint scheduling software, alongside a suite of other innovative services. This approach not only enhances forecasting accuracy but also fosters a collaborative and supportive work environment, crucial for professional growth and career advancement in project management.

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Detroit, Michigan



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth