Construction Project Estimator

$75,000 - $100,000 yearly
  • EJH Construction
  • May 27, 2024
Full time Construction

Job Description

Job Description

  • Construction Estimator
  • Salary $75,000 - $100,000 Annually
  • Preserve the Trust of our established clients from the past 50+ years of being in business
  • Identify labor, material, equipment, & time required by reviewing proposals, scope, specifications, & related documents
  • Attend pre-bid meetings, job site walks, & post-bid meetings with our team
  • Obtain bids from vendors & subcontractors by specifying materials, identifying qualified subcontractors, & negotiating prices
  • Collaborate with our internal team, engineers, architects and subcontractors to create detailed estimates
  • Proficiency with estimation software or MS Office products
  • Excellent analytical, organizational, and negotiation skills
  • Knowledge of contract terms and conditions, management of change orders and industry standards
  • Ensure timely accurate completion of estimates
  • Strong understanding of construction processes, materials, and market conditions
  • Review project plans, specifications, and contract document to create comprehensive proposals
  • Apply knowledge of building, construction, & property restoration materials & methods needed to complete a successful project
  • Knowledge of local, state, & national building codes, regulations, and
  • Willingness to contribute to a supportive and collaborative team culture
  • Utilize Construction Management software such as Xactimate, Sage, Microsoft Projects, etc.


  • Health/ Vision/ Dental/ Life/ Supplemental Benefits
  • 401K w/Match
  • Generous Paid Time Off
  • Company Phone
  • Paid Travel Expenses
  • Paid Training for certifications such as Builders & Salesperson License, IICRC, Xactimate, OSHA, etc.

Basic Qualifications

  • 5+ Years of Construction Estimating
  • 5+ Years of Carpentry Experience
  • 5+ Years of Estimating Software
  • Current Valid Drivers’ License and Ability to Operate Motor Vehicles

Preferred Qualifications

  • Xactimate software experience
  • Available to travel for out-of-state site meetings

Essential Physical & Cognitive Requirements

  • At times; lifting, pulling, pushing of objects
  • Ability to individually lift and/or carry 50lbs
  • Ability to multi-task, read, write, calculate data have reliable & predictable attendance
  • By choice, we are committed to a diverse workforce - EOE/Protected Veteran/Disabled.