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  • Location:

    New York, North America

  • Sector:

    Construction, Engineering & Design

  • Job type:

    Full Time

  • Salary:


  • Contact:

    Cobalt Recruitment

  • Contact email:


  • Job ref:

    JN -022021-72675_1612975967

  • Published:


  • Expiry date:


Developer in NY growing quickly is looking to add an estimator to their team. They have a thriving portfolio of work and are looking to add more projects. The right person would be someone who is looking for a new home and is willing to wear multiple hats should the need arise.

The Role:

  • Prepare detailed conceptual budgets from pre-construction, concept design, schematic design and design development documents
  • Perform detailed take-offs of all trades
  • Accurately level all subcontractor bids and maintain vendor relationships
  • Interfacing with field team by communicating deliverable and procurement schedules


  • The candidate must demonstrate the ability to work well under pressure, especially when facing bid deadlines.
  • College educated
  • 4+ years experience in budgeting/estimating commercial and/or residential. Ground-up experience is a plus.
  • Must be able to efficiently multi-task
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills
  • Demonstrate proficiency in reading commercial construction plans and specifications