Construction Estimator


Construction Estimator Responsibilities:

  • Review architectural drawings, structural drawings, specifications and addenda for the project.
  • Evaluate and determine the scope of work.
  • Perform Materials and unit’s takeoff.
  • Communicate well with customers, vendors.
  • Request for quotations from vendors.
  • Review vendor’s quotes for accuracy.
  • Review project construction schedule.
  • Estimate field and shop labor hours required.
  • Prepare a complete and accurate cost estimate for the project using estimate cost sheets.
  • Prepare the proposal utilize the company’s form and standard documents and all required documents from the GCs.
  • Ability to meet deadlines.
  • Report directly to the Director of Sales and Estimating.

Construction Estimator Requirements:

  • 5+ years’ work experience in Estimating in commercial glass industry.
  • Experienced in curtainwall, storefront, window wall and entrance doors.
  • Ability to work effectively both independently and in a team-based environment.
  • Strong written and communication skills.
  • Well organized and able to work on multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Have the right to work in the US.

Construction Estimator Education:

  • College education and/or related engineering or construction experience preferred.

Construction Estimator Skills & other requirements:

  • Proficient in AutoCAD, Bluebeam, MS Office.
  • Proficient in MS Excel, including basic formula writing and understanding.
  • Demonstrate ability to deal with customer.
  • Organization skills, follow-up and efficiency skill required.