Senior Conceptual Estimator

  •   Full Time
  •   CA

Sr. Conceptual Estimator

Job Description:

We are looking for an enthusiastic individual interested in leading conceptual estimating efforts to produce accurate electrical construction cost budgets and estimates, offering expertise and raising concerns and considerations to improve installation and performance of facility systems, and supporting our project planning goals and initiatives by applying expertise in estimating and cost management.

Using judgment regarding market conditions, trace contractor capabilities and risk management measures, candidate will be responsible for

  • Preparing cost models for early design concepts, requiring the ability to derive meaningful cost data from historical cost data, relevant benchmarked projects and assumptions and project specific factors.
  • Demonstrating an interest in and ability to develop expertise and leadership in the following specialty project planning services: value analysis, life cycle costing, constructability analysis, alternatives analysis, LEED, regional market cost factoring, work scope definition and integration of construction scheduling factors into the cost of the work.
  • Planning, coordinating, and delivering multiple projects, developing innovative ways of applying preconstruction specialty services to address client needs, and proposing and implementing ideas for continuous improvement of project planning services.

Excellent salary based on experience.

  • 10+ years of conceptual estimating, cost engineering and modeling experience; at least four of which are RECENT with projects $1.0 million+. Some field experience is a must.
  • Must have a background in electrical project estimating.
  • Solid knowledge of building systems and familiarity with resources for maintaining current knowledge.
  • Experience leading estimating teams at various stages of design.
  • Successful completion of classes or other training or experience in cost estimating, cost modeling, cost engineering, and constructability, and ability to demonstrate knowledge and understanding.
  • Demonstrated success in positions (estimating or other experiences) requiring professionalism, integrity, and accuracy.
  • Judgment regarding market conditions, trade contractor capabilities, and risk management measures will be required.
  • Must have strong Microsoft Office computer skills (i.e. Excel, Office, Word).
  • Must proficient using McCormick, or similar Estimating program
  • Must have strong communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • Must be able to multitask and pay attention to detail.

For immediate consideration, please forward a copy of your current resume to referencing job # 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