Careers

Murnane Building Contractors, Inc., is growing its clientele, and we have an excellent opportunity for an experienced Estimator to join our award-winning business in both our Plattsburgh, NY and Clifton Park, NY offices, a Project Manager in our Plattsburgh, NY and Syracuse, NY offices, and an experienced Senior Project Manager in our Clifton Park, NY office. The ideal candidates will have previous experience in construction, be organized, motivated, detail-oriented and driven. We are offering a competitive salary commensurate with experience, along with an outstanding benefits package, including fully paid healthcare and dental insurance. This is the perfect opportunity to build a career at a leading general construction firm. To apply, send a resume indicating what position you’re applying for and for which office location to Kate Murnane at kchristiansen@murnanebuilding.com.

Construction Estimator:

Clifton Park, NY office

Plattsburgh, NY office

Our Estimator will:

  • Review and evaluate detailed cost estimates
  • Prepare estimates and purchase orders in detail for all products
  • Ensure timely completion of estimates
  • Understand scope of work to bid
  • Manage bid pricing from all vendors
  • Prepare cost analysis
  • Perform risk assessment
  • Establish and maintain working relationships with vendors and subcontractors

Benefits:

  • Competitive Salary
  • 401(k) and company Profit Sharing contributions
  • Fully paid Health and Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid Time Off

Experience:

  • Proven experience as a General Construction Estimator
  • Strong understanding of Concrete, Masonry, Carpentry, Metal Framing and Drywall Construction
  • 5+ years’ experience preferred
  • Proficiency with estimating software, on-screen take-offs
  • Excellent communication and negotiating skills
  • Well-organized and reliable
  • BSc/BA in engineering, construction, or relevant field

Work Location:

  • Openings in both our Plattsburgh, NY and Clifton Park, NY office

Work Remotely:

  • Primarily work in the office with the flexibility to work from home when needed.

Project Manager & Senior Project Manager
Clifton Park, NY office – Senior Project Manager

Plattsburgh, NY office – Project Manager

Syracuse, NY  office – Project Manager

Our Project Manager and Senior Project Manager will:

  • Determine and define scope of work and deliverables
  • Prepare budgets, cost estimates, schedules and timelines
  • Predict resources needed to complete projects
  • Obtain necessary permits, approvals, and other regulatory and legal prerequisites
  • Coordinate efforts across entire project between architects, designers, engineers, and subcontractors
  • Manage costs in order to meet budget
  • Manage subcontractor and supplier relationships
  • Manage construction schedule and activities
  • Issue progress updates as needed regarding costs and timelines
  • Ensure work is done in compliance with all relevant building and safety codes
  • Explain contract and technical matters in a clear manner
  • Problem-solve to address delays, emergencies or other issues

Qualifications:

  • Proven experience as a Project Manager
    • - Project Manager Preferred 1+ years of experience
    • - Senior Project Manager Preferred 5-10+ years of experience
  • Strong understanding of Concrete, Masonry, Carpentry, Metal Framing and Drywall Construction
  • Exceptional time management skills, ability to estimate work effort and time needed for various construction jobs
  • Ability to budget, schedule, negotiate, and control costs
  • Good writing skills for proposals and reports
  • Excellent technical skills and understanding of construction methods, contracts and blueprints
  • Excellent communication and negotiating skills
  • Well-organized and reliable
  • BSc/BA in engineering, construction, or relevant field
  • Understanding of scheduling software, MS Project or Primavera

Benefits:

  • Competitive Salary
  • 401(k) and company Profit Sharing contributions
  • Fully paid Health and Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid Time Off

Work Location:

  • Project Manager: Plattsburgh, NY office OR Syracuse, NY, office
  • Senior Project Manager: Clifton Park, NY office

Work Remotely:

  • Primarily work in the office with the flexibility to work from home when needed.

Murnane Building Contractors, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.