Estimator (228 views)

New Rochelle, NY
March 5, 2018

PJS Group is seeking an experienced, hands-on Estimator to join our estimating team. We are an experienced civil engineering and electrical contractor in the New York tri-state area currently realizing continued growth and opportunity and we have built a solid reputation based on knowledge, experience, reliability and general excellence. We have successfully positioned our organization for continued success in the heavy highway, utility, bridge and building construction.

This position reports to the Vice President, Acquisitions and will be an integral part of the team. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Understanding the estimating process and job costing
  • Preparing detailed estimates for multi-million dollar civil projects 
  • Understanding project goals and deadlines
  • Reading and understanding plan drawings and developing accurate take offs
  • Proposing value added budget ideas
  • Soliciting and evaluating sub-contractor quotes and following up

Job Requirements/Qualifications:

  • 3-5 years civil construction estimating experience with experience in heavy construction and building
  • Proficiency and hands on current experience using HCSS Heavy Bid
  • B.S. in Construction Management or Civil Engineering preferred
  • Commitment to detail and strong sense of urgency
  • Strong computer skills including Microsoft Office Suite
  • Ability to build positive and sustainable relationships with peers, subordinates and vendors.
  • Must be well organized and possess problem solving skills

What we will do for you:

  • Health, Dental and Vision Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Paid Holidays, Vacation, and PTO
  • Company sponsored 401k plan
  • Life and Disability Insurance
  • Tuition Assistance
  • Direct connection to the success of projects via our innovative performance and profit sharing plans

Salary Type: Per Year

Salary Range: Negotiable