• Estimator II

    Job Locations US-PA-Philadelphia
    Requisition ID
    Company : Name
    Gilbane Building Company
  • Overview

    The Estimator II is responsible for generating all estimating deliverables required on projects having estimated costs ranging from $15 million - $50 million


    • Perform conceptual estimating on civil, architectural and structural portions of projects (total project volume: $15mm to $50mm)
    • Produce quantitative surveys and accurate pricing for a project from its early inception through an acceptable working budget, GMP, or Lump Sum Price
    • Coordinate project documents for the GMP and Lump Sum Bid project delivery methods.
    • Lead detailed reviews of civil, architectural and structural subcontractor’s scope before award of project contracts.
    • Obtain and present unit pricing data
    • Responsible for outlining clarifications and qualifications within an estimate
    • Provide back up for estimates to be used during analysis and review
    • Secure and contact sources for cost estimates for all specialty items
    • Identify indirect costs and General Condition items within estimate
    • Possess and apply knowledge of unit prices and the material/labor component
    • Establish and maintain relationships with subcontractors and suppliers to ensure competitive pricing
    • Produce manpower estimates to coincide with construction estimate
    • Compile complete estimate/bid package breakdown based on input from others.
    • Establishes estimating protocols for specific types of documentation



    • Bachelor in Engineering
    • 2-5 years relevant experience
    • Or equivalent combination of education and experience



    • Use of Timberline software, On Screen take-off and site work software tools for take-offs
    • Familiar with market pricing and trends
    • Basic understanding of Conceptual estimating


    Excellent total compensation package which includes competitive health and welfare benefits, generous profit-sharing/401k plan, as well as technical and management training programs.

    Gilbane is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or disability status.

    Gilbane has an unwavering focus on safety, the environment and caring about everyone involved in our work.

    Qualified applicants who are offered a position must pass a pre-employment substance abuse test.

    Gilbane is not accepting unsolicited resumes from third party recruiters at this time.


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