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  • Location:

    Clifton, New Jersey

  • Sector:


  • Job type:

    Full Time

  • Salary:

    US$160000.00 - US$180000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Cobalt Recruitment

  • Contact email:


  • Job ref:

    JN -062021-73823_1629727222

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Our client is a leading general contractor and developer that specializes in multi- faceted projects for public works agencies in New York and New Jersey. Their extensive portfolio consists heavy construction projects ranging from $20M to $150M. They are seeking an estimator to help them with a variety or professional estimating duties relayed to developing estimates and procuring work for public agency projects.

The Role:

  • Prepare take-off & pricing for a variety of municipal construction opportunities, by reviewing, interpreting, and accurately estimating scope of work as outlined in project documents.
  • Pilot thorough analysis of drawings and specifications by researching selected products from a cost and constructability perspective.
  • Attend Pre-bid meetings where value engineering options and costs, as well as estimating productions and scheduling are provided and presented.
  • Perform detailed project cost estimate using company estimating software.
  • Compose and oversee all aspects of estimating including; pre-construction, hard bids, negotiated bids, budgets, value engineering, subcontractor bidding and general conditions.
  • Work collaboratively with owner and Project Managers to ensure flawless project delivery.

The Person:

  • Bachelors Degree in Engineering, Construction Management or a related field preferred.
  • Minimum 5 year's experience estimating for NY Public agency construction.
  • Experience putting together bid packages for DSNY is highly preferred.
  • Experience with estimation software.


  • Competitive base + bonus + benefits

JN -062021-73823