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Industrial Construction Estimator - GC

Location: Nashville, TN
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $70,000.00 - $80,000.00
Degree: Bachelor;
Date: 5/11/2018
Job ID: 02542698
Job Description

We are looking for a dynamic industrial estimator for Southeast regional projects. 

Company Profile:

  • Full Service Industrial General Contractor that has been providing architectural, engineering, construction management, general contracting and start-up services since 1970's
  • Operates offices in 3 locations with licenses in over 35 states
  • Our Clients include Fortune 500 manufacturing companies, multinational companies and other private clients building Commercial & Industrial Projects.
  • History of delivering quality design and construction services
  • Comprehensive Benefits Program
  • Health Insurance
  • STD, LTD, and Life Available
  • Dental and Vision coverage
  • Optional Life insurance for spouse available
  • 401K
  • Bonus Eligible
  • Vacation and Sick Leave
  • Holidays / Personal Days

The Role You Will Play:

The Construction Estimator will work independently or within a departmental group to prepare estimates for clients in the industrial, manufacturing and private commercial markets. The estimator will be responsible for all aspects required to prepare and submit accurate and timely estimates. The estimator will work with project managers and directors during estimate preparation and report directly to the President.


  • Organize estimates in a deadline-based client market.
  • Concrete Estimates are common- experience in this field is required.
  • Perform necessary quantity take-offs
  • Perform estimates for self-perform work based on past company productions and specialties.
  • Solicit bids from subcontractors & suppliers as needed.
  • Effectively communicate with architects, engineers, and owners during the bid process.
  • Prepare preliminary schedules
  • Coordinate estimates with project managers
  • Prepare final estimates for review by upper management
  • Ensure timely submission of estimates
  • Maintain internal cost data bases
  • Maintain bid invitation system
  • Team player able to estimate varying types of work
  • Ability to manage multiple estimates in varying stages at one time
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Work accurately under pressure

Construction Estimator Education/Experience/Attributes

  • 10+ years’ experience in industrial, concrete and/or heavy commercial construction
  • Bachelor’s degree in construction management, engineering, or construction technology
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office, Microsoft Project or Primavera, and other construction software.


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