Construction Cost Estimator
Milwaukee, WI 
Posted 19 days ago
Job Description
Job Summary:

Join our team of over 5,000 employees globally, who provide the insights through data and next generation technology that help millions of people find, buy and protect the homes they love. From the beginning, CoreLogic has been driven by a single purpose - to innovate and create solutions that solve our clients' toughest challenges in the housing market. CoreLogic is the trusted source for property intelligence, with deep knowledge of powerful economic, social, and environmental forces that promote healthy housing markets and thriving communities.

We apply that same dedication to creating a diverse and inclusive work culture that inspires innovation and bold thinking. A place where individuals can work on small teams, feel valued, and directly impact the real estate industry. We believe our team members are the best in the business, and we will continue to recruit, retain, develop and reward our most important asset - our people!

Job Description:

CoreLogic is expanding our research department and is looking for a Construction Cost Estimator to join our dynamic team! In this role you will be responsible for aggregating, calculating and compiling construction cost data for the creation of detailed estimates of Residential, Commercial and Agricultural structures. The estimates will be at all levels, from basic material and labor combinations to complete structures. You will be a steward of the data created and the databases in which it resides.

The Construction Cost Estimator role requires strong analytical skills and attention to detail, plus a passion for researching and developing construction estimates. To succeed in the role you'll leverage your experience in the construction industry, preferably including supervision of estimating and construction procedures, and your understanding of multiple types of construction and varying occupancy and building code requirements. You will use your knowledge and experience to coordinate with product management and the construction cost team to power our customer solutions with optimized data.

Essential duties include but are not limited to:

  • Researching, collecting and analyzing material and installation costs for residential, commercial, and agricultural applications
  • Providing the results of your research in written responses to clients, internal and external
  • Providing detailed construction estimates on projects that may range from simple installed materials to complete systems. Examples of recent projects include calculating the cost to install custom cabinets in a designer kitchen, researching and estimating the cost to build a commercial parking structure with solar roof panels and estimating the cost to build a milking parlor on a dairy farm. These costs include variations required by regional building codes for climate, wind and seismic conditions.

Job Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in construction management, architectural design, engineering, or related field
  • Working experience (5+ years) in a construction related industry.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, verbal and written. Fluency in construction terminology.
  • Strong analytical skill and familiarity with mathematical formulas used in construction estimating
  • Ability to quickly grasp and communicate complex information
  • Ability to create consensus around new ideas and initiatives, building confidence in the outcome
  • Intellectual curiosity and a passion for problem-solving
  • Eagerness to operate in a fast-paced, client-centric, collaborative culture

CoreLogic's Diversity Commitment:

CoreLogic is fully committed to employing a diverseworkforce and creating an inclusive workenvironment that embraces everyone's uniquecontributions, experiences and values. We offer anempowered work environment that encouragescreativity, initiative and professional growth andprovides a competitive salary and benefits package. We are better together when we support and recognize our differences.

EOE AA M/F/Veteran/Disability:

CoreLogic is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Actionemployer committed to attracting and retaining thebest-qualified people available, without regard torace, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexualorientation, gender identity, age, disability or statusas a veteran of the Armed Forces, or any other basisprotected by federal, state or local law. CoreLogicmaintains a Drug-Free Workplace.

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CoreLogic is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and maintains a Drug-Free Workplace. We are fully committed to employing a diverse workforce and creating an inclusive work environment that embraces everyone's unique contributions, experiences and values.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
5+ years
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