Construction Estimator (Hybrid/Remote Work)

Leading Midwest Contractor Specializing In Ground-Up Construction Seeks Estimator, Industry Leading Compensation Package, Fast-Tracked Growth

  • Chicago, IL
  • $95,000 - $175,000
  • Managed by Jobot Pro: Ross Theel
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A bit about us:

We are a reputable GC that focuses on Education, Healthcare, Office spaces and more. Our team is growing and we are looking for an experienced Estimator to take lead on our ground projects. We invest in our people because we want them to succeed, therefore we make sure to have the best training and development and maintain a great work culture.

Why join us?

Join a company that invest in their people by offering:
  • Competitive Base Salary!
  • Lucrative Bonus Structure!
  • Amazing Benefits!
  • Happy Hours and Company Outings!
  • Other amazing perks like; lunch on the company, open kitchen and more!!

Job Details

As an Estimator, you will be responsible for estimating the cost of construction projects and ensuring that they are completed within budget. The following are the key responsibilities for this role:

  • Review and analyze project plans, specifications, and other documentation to prepare detailed cost estimates for labor, materials, and equipment
  • Develop and maintain relationships with subcontractors, vendors, and suppliers to obtain accurate pricing information and ensure that bids are competitive
  • Collaborate with project managers, engineers, and other stakeholders to develop project schedules and ensure that estimates are consistent with project requirements
  • Prepare and submit bids and proposals to clients, including detailed cost breakdowns and other relevant information
  • Monitor and track project costs and ensure that they remain within budget
  • Conduct cost analysis and recommend cost-saving measures when appropriate
  • Participate in project meetings and provide ongoing support to project teams as needed


  • Bachelor's degree in construction management, engineering, or a related field
  • 3+ years of experience in estimating for ground-up construction projects in the light industrial sector
  • Strong knowledge of construction methods, materials, and industry regulations
  • Proficiency with estimating software (e.g. Bluebeam, PlanSwift)
  • Excellent communication, negotiation, and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy

f you are a talented Estimator with a passion for excellence and a commitment to delivering high-quality work, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity.
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Job Details
Managed by Jobot Pro
Chicago, IL
Job Type
$95,000 - $175,000