Senior Estimator

Elliott Contracting is looking for a Senior Estimator. Elliott Contracting offers excellent salary along with an exceptional benefits package that includes medical, dental, life, disability, and 401(k) retirement plan.



• Develop plan & spec and design build estimates
• Develop and communicate the trade specific scope of work
• Review all architectural, structural, mechanical, and specialty systems drawing and specifications
• Review all documents as it relates to the project.
• Compile a list of necessary subcontractors
• Develop subcontractor scopes
• Communicate RFP, scope, and coordination items
• Compile a list of required materials and equipment as it relates to the project
• Attend pre-bid meetings and walkthroughs
• Perform detailed quantity take-offs, price, and labor on all items
• Entry of take-offs into Accubid estimating system
• Perform change order estimates
• Review project schedule and phasing requirements
• Understand plan for constructability: Material handling, Pre-fabrication, Means and methods, Identify risk
• Identify general condition needs: Tools required, Equipment rentals, Lifts and misc.
• Participate in project turnover and setup


• Required: Two year degree, applicable vocational technical certificate or equivalent experience.
• Minimum two years of estimating experience in related industry.
• Preferred: Four year related degree.

Experiences and Skills

• Ability to read and interpret specs and blue prints.
• Working knowledge of codes in the electrical discipline.
• Proficient in the use of standard office computer programs such as Bluebeam, Outlook, Word, and Excel.
• Strong organizational skills to deal with completing customer needs.
• Ability to foresee events and anticipate changes in conditions and operations to the greatest extent possible and reacts to these appropriately.
• Performance of duties will mostly be in the office. Visits to job sites as needed.

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognizes the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, color, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.