Estimator

Requirements

  • Experience preparing budgets for commercial construction projects

  • Ability to accurately read construction drawings

  • Ability to prepare detailed take-offs of all trades

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word & Excel

Daily Duties

  • Perform quantity take-offs

  • Create material price lists

  • Determine labor and equipment costs

  • Prepare trade bid packages

  • Receive and evaluate subcontractor quotes

Description

In this role you will prepare project budgets and detailed bids. This position is responsible for reviewing plans, specifications, RFPs, and all other project related documents. An estimator will be expected to attend pre-bid meetings, remain current on material prices, maintain vendor relationships, and provide owners with cost-based recommendations. This position consists of typical Monday-Friday working hours but may require after-hours work depending on the project and circumstances.