Commercial Construction Estimator

  •   Full Time
  •   CA

We are a General Contractor currently seeking experienced, seasoned Commercial Construction Estimator/Project Manager with a minimum of 10-15+ years in the industry.

Job Duties & Responsibilities listed below are REQUIRED and MUST be performed with accuracy and timeliness

  • Ability to read, analyze, understand and interpret constructions blueprints, specifications, and related documents.
  • Experience in preparing and writing cost estimates; change order estimates and negotiate cost proposals.
  • Establish budgets and project schedules.
  • Ability to breakdown construction operations into a logical sequence of activities.
  • Reviews construction documents, understands and prepares detailed scopes of work to bid.
  • Good attention to detail with the ability to recognize discrepancies.
  • Reviews estimates and revisions for completeness and accuracy.
  • Subcontractor Management
  • Actively build subcontractor/supplier database and relationships to ensure the best pricing.
  • Negotiate, award and write subcontracts and material purchase orders.
  • Monitor and control all change orders, RFI’s and submittals.
  • Monitor Superintendents adherence to project schedule and safety requirements.
  • Must possess strong mathematical and computer skills. Proficiency with all of MS Office products, Scheduling, and Estimating software. Required experience & knowledge in Primavera Suretrak.
  • Clear understanding of contract requirements.
  • Publicworks/Government project experience.
  • Capable of performing value engineering.
  • Ability to project manage and work with onsite superintendents developing schedules, submittals, ordering materials and coordinating sub-contractors.
  • Participates actively to develop efforts to identify and track client and new project pursuits.
  • Ability to work in a team environment and fit in with company culture and procedures.
  • Strong interpersonal skills working with clients, architects and subcontractors.
  • Must possess a strong work ethic and values that are above-reproach.
  • Personable, professional with leadership and problem solving abilities.
  • High level of enthusiasm, organizational and effective professional oral and written communicative skills.
  • Ability to professionally operate in a fast-paced environment maintained by a company in a positive, controlled growth mode.
  • Ability to work the hours required to support the role of Estimator/Project Manager.
  • Must be able to meet deadlines and put in the time needed to get the job done.
  • Field experience recommended.


  • At least 10 years of field management experience in the commercial construction industry
  • Demonstrated leadership abilities to manage and direct on-site project teams to successful completions
  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Excellent organizational skills with high level of attention to detail.
  • Outstanding verbal and written communication skills.

For immediate consideration, please forward a copy of your current resume to referencing job #1686 or a link to this job.

Job & Company Detail

Company Industry

Architect Industry

Company Size

1 - 9 Employees



Job Category

Construction Industry

Applications Accepted Until

01 January 2030