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On oDesk, the world’s largest online workplace, companies hire construction consultants and structural engineers with professional knowledge of CAD design software (such as AutoCAD 2D / 3D and SolidWorks) and construction cost estimating applications, as well as project management and construction management software. These experienced consultants can communicate and negotiate with subcontractors; manage construction contract administration; procure, manage and schedule projects; or review industrial, residential or commercial construction plans.

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oDesk Construction Jobs Completed Quarterly

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Average Construction Freelancer Feedback Score

Construction oDesk freelancers typically receive a client rating of 4.65.

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Marigold L.

Marigold L.

Quantity Surveyor, Construction Estimator, Civil E...

Philippines - Last active: 12 hours ago - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 1

I am a Civil Engineer with vast experience gained in construction, i.e. quantity take off, quantity surveying, cost estimation, bid proposals, bid/tender and contract documentation, etc. I am currently engaged in Interior fit-out works, taking quantity take offs for interior finishes, fit-outs, joineries, and architectural/civil/structural works. I have excellent skills in MsWord, Ms Excel and Powerpoint, Primavera, Autocad, Buildsoft and a fast learner for new software needed to fulfill the job.

$12.22 /hr
2,240 hours
4.73
Rhonda B.

Rhonda B.

Accounting, Bookkeeping, QuickBooks, Construction...

United States - Last active: 2 days ago - Tests: 8 - Portfolio: 2

I am looking for a position to do accounting remotely. I have an Associates degree from Ohio University in Business along with 13 years experience in all office procedures. I have specialized in construction accounting with job costing for the past 6 years. I have prepared AIA progress invoicing, change orders, contracts, etc. I am very proficient in word, excel, outlook, Quickbooks, QBO, Adobe, Lodgix, Asana, GoogleDrive and Quantum software. My data entry is a rate of 90 wpm. I have completed various payrolls for union and non-union companies, filing all payroll tax returns, benefits management and labor compliance.

$24.44 /hr
171 hours
4.80
Boris D.

Boris D.

Civil engineer / Quantity Surveyor / Construction...

Serbia - Last active: 18 days ago - Tests: 6 - Portfolio: 1

Civil engineer with 10 years of progressive engineering expirience with architectural and construction designs, estimates for all kind of architectural and MEP works, cost analysis and " turn key " construction of interior and exterior projects. Main activities are: -Estimate quantities and cost of construction works to determine project feasibility -Integrate engineering element into unified design -Preparation of architectural and construction scale drawings -Preparation of interior drawing details -Produce a BoQ for the tendering process -Preparation tendering and contract documents for building bidders and contractors -Administer construction contracts -Directed activities of workers engaged in preparing drawings and specification documents -Oversee the execution of the construction works, site supervision, quantity surveying, track and control construction costs -Provide the projects endings and closings procedures according to contract documents between investors, contractors and beneficiaries with all regular permits for safety using and future construction exploitation -Control the final amount of works

$15.56 /hr
141 hours
4.61
Mimica D.

Mimica D.

Building Architect, Interior designer, CAD design

Denmark - Last active: 12 hours ago - Tests: 1

Over the last few years, I have designed and worked on many architectural projects, residential, public spaces and facilities and industrial buildings, My architecture and Interior design studio, StudioDM, can offer complete set of drawings, among which design and concept drawings, architectural, structural and mechanical drawings and 3D visualization. I can offer complete dedication and professional approach, accurate and outstanding work, reliability and research orientation for achieving the most of the design itself.

$25.00 /hr
237 hours
5.00
Keith Megeff

Keith Megeff Agency Contractor

Xactimate claims preparation - 25 years of experie...

Nicaragua - Last active: 9 days ago - Tests: 6 - Portfolio: 1

Preparation of Xactimate Estimates Fire Tornado Hurricane Mitigation Water losses Hurricane Earthquake Mold Crime Scene/Trauma Retired storm claims manager Xactimate services Simsol services 25 years of independent and staff property and auto claims adjusting General Accounting - Masters degree 8 yrs public and private accounting Quickbooks

Associated with: adminoutsource.net Agency
$33.33 /hr
440 hours
4.93
Alexandru C.

Alexandru C. Agency Contractor

Quantity Surveyor/Construction Estimator/Takeoff S...

Romania - Last active: 18 days ago - Tests: 18 - Portfolio: 12

Experienced Quantity Surveyor, Cost Estimator, Takeoff Specialist. Over the last 9 years, I have completed a wide range of projects involving design, quantity survey and on site execution. My competency lies in civil engineering, architectural design, quantity surveying. I am seeking opportunities to design and develop construction projects for you or your business. I'm experienced in the following On-Screen Takeoff Software: Planswift, Cloud Takeoff, Autodesk Quantity Takeoff I'm experienced in the following CAD software: AutoCad 2011. I deal daily with quantity take-offs, structural and curtain wall design, PVC and aluminum joinery and different types of facades. Due to my professional experience as a civil engineer I have a practical approach for solving your problem. If you browse my profile you can see that I currently rank 1st place in AutoCad test and I'm in the top 10% in Civil Engineering test. "If You Want the Job Done Right, Hire a Professional."

Associated with: Angel Design Agency
$20.00 /hr
40 hours
5.00
David D.

David D.

Construction Estimator, Supply Chain Consultant, B...

Thailand - Last active: 04/01/2013 - Tests: 6 - Portfolio: 26

I have over 25 years of executive level business management experience in a variety of publicly held and privately held U.S. and international companies. My focus has been primarily in the commercial and residential construction industries as well as the real estate industry. I am seeking to assist companies and individuals in their business needs. I provide a variety of services including construction estimating and quantity surveying, construction management, supply chain consulting, real estate development consulting and general business consulting.

$22.22 /hr
93 hours
4.21
Allan Aracan

Allan Aracan

Civil Engineering, Cad Operator, Building Estimate...

Philippines - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 3

To Deliver Excellent results in any task is my main objective in online works. I am offering my experience gained in construction. i.e. Structural Analysis, Cost Estimating, Quantity Take-Off, Drafting, Bid Proposal, Interim Valuation and Cost Analysis. I have excellent skills in MS Excel,MS Word, Autocad, Etabs and Sketchup. I have also a knowledge in Bluebeam, Planswift and a fast learner for a new technology needed to accomplish the job.

$11.11 /hr
1,309 hours
4.63
Nicole S.

Nicole S.

Office/Project/Operations Manager, HR, Accounting,...

United States - Last active: 7 days ago - Tests: 24 - Portfolio: 1

SPECIALIZED TRAINING ----Military (Active and as a Spouse) PROJECT MANAGEMENT/MANAGEMENT ----Establish and maintain consistent workflow ----Accountability on Timelines/Deadlines ----Coordination of team meetings and training as needed and necessary ----Maintain Quality and Company Standards ----Ensure staff's motivation and morale are inline. Make adjustments as necessary ----Initiate and maintain communication with team (Remote/In-house) ----Review, implement, and sustain projected budgets within project specifications ----Knowledgeable in Project Management Techniques and Procedures ----Accountability in daily employee work log hours within team structure ----Systems: Hubstaff (TimeTracking), JIRA (Project Management Tool), BaseCamp (Project Management Tool), Harvest (TimeTracking) HUMAN RESOURCES ----Create custom Standards and Protocol within departmental structure ----Job description deployment, resume review, interviewing process, testing, hiring, firing ----Streamline office protocol to ensure seamless workflow ----Establish, maintain, and provide New Hire Documentation procedures and filings ----Implementation of derogatory procedures for employees needing re-direction ----Comprehension of legalities based on location OFFICE ADMINISTRATION ----Design and implementation of complex excel workbooks, maintenance of databases, complex word documentation, presentations, libraries, slideshows. ----Establish and maintain filing systems (Online and In-house) ----Manage and provide scheduling, email handling, travel plans, appointment setting, research, calendar additions/changes ---Data entry and Transcription (audio files to DOC or PDF formats) ----Email correspondence ----Provide excellent Customer service/Support ----Systems: Google Drive, Microsoft Programming, Drop Box ACCOUNTING ----Payroll ----Invoicing ----Accounts Receivable/Accounts Payable ----Systems: Freshbooks (Accounting/Invoicing), Quicken (Accounting), QuickBooks (Accounting) TECHNICAL ----AutoCAD - Plan and profile, layout drawings, design, red lines, take-off, final mapping, tentative mapping, subdivision design (with assistance), erosion control mapping, portfolio design drawings (color), ALTA, details, landscape design (with assistance). Library creation of details, symbols and blocks, annotative border sheets (various sizes), line weight control, standardization of notes. ----Plan Swift - Estimating software used for the purpose of PDF and CAD drawings. Integration of software with Excel to run side by side for accurate transfer of take-off into cost sheets ----Google SketchUp - Google Sketch-up creates 2d and 3d models

$27.78 /hr
443 hours
4.95
Asadullah Satti

Asadullah Satti

3D rendering,model, Civil Engineer,Estimator,Quant...

Pakistan - Last active: 10 days ago - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 3

I'm a graduate civil engineer with experience of over 2 years working as an estimator. I have clients all over the world especially from US, Canada, UK & Australia and have good authority of the system of measurements being used in the said markets.  I have expertise in working on embassy on different countries therefore I am familiar to most of Estimation codes as well. My expertise are Bluebeam Revu for material take-off & drawing mark up. MS Excel helps me to make detailed BOQ. I worked on following projects during my professional career. - Residential Construction - Commercial Construction - Industrial Construction - Hospitality Industry - Public Works - Marine and Coastal Improvements - Oil and Gas Industry - Roads and Drainage - Fire Protection - Plumbing and Sanitation - Mining Industry

$25.00 /hr
31 hours
4.89