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Senior Estimator - JN - 73390

  • Location:

    Queens, New York

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  • Job type:

    Full Time

  • Salary:


  • Contact:

    Cobalt Recruitment

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  • Job ref:

    JN -052021-73390_1621017571

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Our client a privately held Real Estate Development & General Construction firm in Queens, NY that specializes in Public Works projects. They are growing and are looking for a Senior Estimator with Government/Public Works experience to join their team and be responsible for the bidding and winning of 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 Individual

In order to be considered for this position you must be able to demonstrate:

  • At Least 7 years experience bidding preferably on Government/Public Works projects.
  • Highly proficient in industry specific software, such as On-Screen Takeoff & Excel
  • First class references, strong leadership, be able to handle multiple tasks and a team focused proactive mentality.
  • Strong organizational, communication and detail-oriented skills.


Competitive base + bonus + benefits