Government Construction Procurement Expert

Location Sherman Oaks
Date Posted May 16, 2021
Category Construction
Job Type Not Specified


Government Construction Procurement / Estimator - Expert - Wanted

Epic Construction Inc. (EPIC) is an experienced (30 years in the business) successful General Contractor that specializes in high-end custom homes. We are looking to diversify.

The position:

Procuring construction projects with the government; Federal, State and Local;

Must be expert and proficient at collecting, organizing and submitting all necessary requirements and paper work. Willing to start with smaller $50k projects and work up to larger ones. Recently retired professional will be considered with the right experience. Future compensation based on success and profitability. This is a Full time position.

Job duties will include:

1. Using government portals - GSA, FBO, FedBid, etc. - identify and analyzes construction opportunities that are a good fit for EPIC;

2. Determine proposal concept by identifying and clarifying opportunities and needs; studying requests for proposal (RFPs);

3. Develop and assemble pre-qualification packages;

4. Attend job walks as needed;

5. Manage and develop response to RFP's, and ensures appropriate timelines are established and deadlines are met by all involved in the process;

6. Maintain proposal documents, resource referrals, contract verification documents, and file documentation;

7. Coordinate the distribution and collection of all proposal related documentation;

8. Attend strategy meetings;

9. Prepare cost estimates by performing the required take-offs;

10. Encouraging subcontractor participation by defining & quantifying scope;

11. Obtaining material & subcontractor pricing;

12. Develop proposal by assembling information including project nature, objectives/outcomes/deliverables, implementation, methods, timetable, staffing, budget, standards of performance, and evaluation; writing, revising, and editing drafts including executive summaries, conclusions, and organization credentials;

13. Prepare presentation by evaluating text, graphics, and binding; coordinating printing;

14. Package bids/proposals for submission;

15. Assist in management of project from start to finish;

16. Completing other various assignments as instructed by Management;


1. Experience working within government contracting portals - GSA, FBO, FedBid, etc.

2. Three or more years' experience developing proposals for government sector projects in the construction industry;

3. Proficient in English; Bilingual English/Spanish a plus;

4. Degree in Construction Management, Engineering or Experience Equivalent;

5. Evidence of a stable employment history;

6. Team Player willing to grow and accept earned responsibility;

7. An ability to accurately read plans and interpret contract specifications;

8. Experience in both Vertical / Horizontal construction;

9. Attention to detail and organizational skills;

10. Excellent writing skills (grammar, proofing and summarizing);

11. Strong verbal communication, analytical, decision making skills;

12. Proficiency in Microsoft based computer programs (Excel, Word, Outlook, etc.);

13. The ability to type 50 WPM;

14. A reliable vehicle, valid driver's license, insurance and vehicle registration;

15. Ability to pass a background check;

16. Proof of citizenship;

This is a at will job offer.

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