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Senior Estimator - Multifamily

  • Location:

    White Plains, New York

  • Sector:

    Construction, Engineering & Design

  • Job type:

    Full Time

  • Salary:

    US$125000.00 - US$175000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Cobalt Recruitment

  • Contact email:


  • Job ref:

    JN -112022-78607_1669141919

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Title: Senior Estimator

Location: Westchester County, NY

Compensation: $125,000 - $175,000 Base + Bonus + Benefits

Our client is a full service general construction firm, specializing in multifamily projects. Their extensive portfolio consists of ground up new construction ranging from $1M to $200M. They are seeking a talented Estimator to help them with a variety or professional estimating duties relayed to developing estimates and procuring work at their office in Westchester County NY.

The Role:

  • Prepare take-off & pricing for a variety of ground up residential 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 5-10 years' experience estimating and in the construction industry.

  • Relevant project experience in both public and commercial work

  • Strong relationships with Sub-Contractors across Westchester county

  • Experience with estimating software.

  • Ability to negotiate throughout the bidding process.

  • Team player with a positive attitude who can also work independently, is self-motivated and success driven, yet able and willing to take direction.

  • Ability to multi-task and work in a fast-paced environment.