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Construction Estimator

Construction Estimator

Oakton, Virginia

Job Id: 6433


Are you looking to make a career change to a cutting edge, rapidly growing company? This exciting opportunity offers a competitive salary plus an excellent benefits package including: medical, dental and vision insurance, life and disability insurance, paid time off, educational assistance and 401K program with employer match. Does this position match your future career goals? Then this opportunity could be the right fit for you.



  • Estimate and bid profitable construction projects without sacrificing the company’s commitment to quality and profitability. Cultivate new and existing relationships with company stakeholders including Owners, Architects, Subcontractors and Suppliers.
  • Specific Daily Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
  • Prepare estimates on all projects assigned
  • Review new bid requests daily and assign to assistant estimator
  • Review large bids with President/ Vice President or Project Manager responsible for the respective account.
  • Review plans, specifications and contract documents
  • Initiate sales calls to past customers and current prospects
  • Detail and review bids for special requirements or materials of the project
  • Solicit and receive subcontractor quotes
  • Evaluate subcontractor quotes and choose which subcontractors to use, while addressing general subcontractor questions
  • Determine preliminary in-house manpower requirement and personnel list required for each bid, if required.
  • Communicate with Project Management to accurately determine a realistic schedule
  • Present quotations to senior management, requiring only the final setting of fee



  • 3-8 years of experience in Commercial Construction Estimating (Commercial Construction 4 years preferred, estimating 2 years preferred).
  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Must have Microsoft Word and Excel knowledge. Prefer knowledge of Procore and Building Connect.



  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Direct Hire
  • Paid Time Off


Ask for: Pooja Nirkhe

Ajulia Executive Search is a New Jersey based Executive Search Firm specializing in retained searches in multiple sectors, including Manufacturing, Finance, IT, Legal, and Pharmaceutical. We have a nationwide client base and offer services in temporary and direct hire placements.