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Construction Senior Estimator - Multifamily and Commercial Wood Frame



$45,000 to $80,000 Annually

Employment Type


Why Work Here?

“Small stable company with 23 years in the industry. Expanding with the market and lots of room for growth.”

The nuts and bolts of this Senior Estimator Position:

Will perform various, relevant functions requiring initiative and sound judgment. The ideal candidate will have strong multifamily and commercial WOOD FRAME experience and possess structure, attention to detail, quality focus, high energy and flexibility to a high-paced, driven organization. This individual will need to work well in a team environment and represent the company with professional courtesy and consistent attention to detail.

*Candidate MUST have experience with large Commercial and Multi-family Construction documents. Extremely proficient in reading and interpreting detailed blueprints is a primary requirement of this position as well as vast knowledge of the wood structural scope of these type projects.

Senior Construction Estimator Responsibilities:

  • Perform detailed and accurate quantity survey
  • Soliciting qualified subcontractors, suppliers, specified manufacturers
  • Set up and manage invitation to bid (ITB) process
  • Distribute and manage bid/pricing documents and addenda
  • Manage bid/pricing RFIs
  • Review subcontractor/trade bid scopes and analyze bid recaps
  • Develop and maintain strategic long term relationship with key subcontractors
  • Reviews and negotiate subcontractor bids in order to select the most cost effective option
  • Review plans and specs in details to capture scope gaps and risks
  • Initiate, review and finalize subcontractor pricing as assigned
  • Assist in setting up cost analysis of various building systems and components
  • Assist in setting up alternates and value engineering cost
  • Write up clarifications for assigned scopes
  • Assist in building up historical cost data
  • Must be a team player with a can-do attitude
  • Effective relationship management and networking abilities
  • Effective communication skills
  • Excellent organization skills and ability to work under the deadline pressure
  • Adhere to organization's standards of quality and reporting
  • Need to have ability in developing sound working relationships with owners, architects, engineers, and subcontractors
  • Attend educational workshops, review professional publications, establish personal networks and participates in professional societies


  • STRONGLY PREFERRED -Minimum Bachelor’s Degree in construction/architecture/real estate related field or ASPE, CCEA, CCT, or CEP Designation
  • 2-4 Years Experience in Commercial and Multi-family WOOD FRAMED Construction is preferred
  • Strong computer/software experience in Microsoft Office Suite. BlueBeam, Planswift, SquareTakeoff or other similar estimating software experience.

**Possible work from home position for the right individual. Weekly or monthly office visit would likely be required.**

Company address: 312 Oak Creek Ct Springtown Texas 76082

Posted date: 16 days ago