Construction Estimator

Goodlettsville, TN

Posted: 11/12/2021 Employment Type: Internal Temp/Contract Job Number: real_street-2214 Pay Rate: 0.00 USD HOUR

Job Description

Since 2001, RealStreet has connected management executives for the construction industry to contractors working on commercial and government projects. As a leading firm in the country which specializes entirely in senior level construction employment, we have cultivated long-term relationships with many of the industry's leading companies enabling us access to the top companies throughout the continental U.S.

We currently have a great assignment for a Construction Estimator. This individual will support our client, a design-build construction firm based out of Goodlettsville, TN, with projects in the Southeastern region of the United States. The position provides a comprehensive benefits package which includes paid holidays, paid time off, an extensive insurance plan and a 401(k) retirement plan with a generous company match.

Job Responsibilities

The Construction Estimator will become a part of our client’s office in Goodlettsville, TN. The Construction Estimator will be responsible for preparing and coordinating the preparation of full estimates on large and complex projects providing complete conceptual and total bid prices.

Responsibilities of the Construction Estimator include:

  • Prepares and coordinates total construction estimates
  • Assesses and guides company decisions on request for estimates
  • Supports the preparation and prioritization of the bid calendar
  • Leads efforts of bidding team
  • Verifies bidding teams are using current drawings and specifications
  • Responsible for completeness and accuracy of bids and revisions
  • Conducts accurate take-offs of construction documents
  • Enters and updates take-off information into estimating software (ProEst)
  • Gathers pricing for materials
  • Requests, obtains and evaluates bids from subcontractors
  • Prepares cost analysis based upon potential value engineering
  • Provides estimates for requested scope changes and change orders

Job Requirements

Specific qualifications for the Construction Estimator include:

  • Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering, construction management or business
  • Five (5) years minimum experience in industrial manufacturing construction
  • Extensive knowledge of local subcontractors (preferred)
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite
  • Proficient with ProEst estimating software, latest version
  • Must have a current Driver’s License
  • Authorized to work in the U.S.


RealStreet offers a comprehensive benefit package which includes:

  • Paid Time Off
  • Paid Holidays
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan with generous company match
  • Medical Insurance Plan which includes prescription coverage
  • Voluntary Vision Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Life Insurance & long term disability insurance

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RealStreet is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.


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RealStreet has been an excellent partner in understanding our programs unique staffing requirements-skills, experience, clearances, seasonality and consistently provides qualified and highly productive team members who are often recognized by our customers for their performance.

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