Established in 1990, Auburn Constructors ( has become a leader in the construction of water and wastewater treatment facilities, storm water and freshwater pump stations, water storage facilities, and other water resource/recovery projects. We are a general engineering contractor that self-performs structural concrete, underground and aboveground piping, mechanical equipment installation, and electrical disciplines. As a growing Company, we are currently seeking an experienced Estimator that desires a career in an environment where you will always be challenged and is committed to excellence and integrity.

Estimator Duties and Responsibilities:
• Clearly comprehend the potential scope of work from specifications, drawings and other bid package documents to determine the required estimate contents.
• Calculate quantity take-offs from bid package drawings and specifications for work disciplines pursuant to company methods.
• Inquire and research issues developed pre-bid to vendors, clients and other team members.
• Provide and apply technical expertise, innovative solutions, productivity analysis, and review similar historical data for a complete project cost estimate.
• Evaluate project risk elements for respective estimate adjustments.
• Collaborate with estimating team, vendors and clients to determine the safest, most productive and best quality work approaches.
• Solicit vendors and subcontractors for bids, while also maintaining communication throughout estimating period with addenda and scope of work coordination.
• Prepare preliminary construction schedules, including analysis of material and equipment lead times.
• Prepare, coordinate, and lead bid review meetings.
• Research and review potential projects, attend pre-bid meetings and collaborate with management team.
• Perform additional assignments as required per management’s direction, typically preconstruction duties.

Skills and Requirements:
• Bachelor degree in Construction Management, Civil Engineering or similar preferred.
• Minimum 7-10 years’ experience estimating in the construction industry with knowledge of structural concrete, pipe and mechanical systems.
• Experience in water and wastewater treatment facilities, storm water and freshwater pump stations, water storage facilities, and other water resource/recovery projects favorably
• Knowledge and understanding of unit costs and factors affecting such costs.
• Ability to quickly evaluate and confirm subcontractor proposals.
• Knowledge and experience in alternative delivery methods of contracting.
• Experience with HCSS Heavy Bid estimating software.
• Effective computer skills including the use of Microsoft Office suite, HCSS, Primavera P6, and Bluebeam.
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
• Strong technical writing skills.
• Ability to prioritize and manage time in order to meet tight bid and proposal deadlines.
• Leadership abilities to pursue large and complex project estimates.

• We offer a competitive salary depending on experience and qualifications ($135k – $160k).
• Benefits include medical, dental, life insurance, 401(k) and Profit Sharing.
• Company truck, phone and computer.

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We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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