Construction Estimator

Lee-Built Construction has operations in multiple locations throughout the Pacific Northwest. We need qualified and motivated individuals in Washington, Oregon, and Idaho

At Lee-Built Construction, we are always looking for experienced tradespeople to help with all phases of commercial construction, remodeling, and service/maintenance work. Experience with carpentry, drywall patching/painting, basic plumbing, and electrical work is a tremendous asset. Our customers require a wide range of tasks, so having technicians with a varied skill base is a must. We do both short duration service work and longer term construction projects. 

Work hours will include some evenings/weekends and overtime is available. Schedulers will work with you to make sure vacation and personal time is available and respected. 

 Please apply by filling out the application below and sending a resume to hr@leebuilt.com.

Wage: $25-$30 per hour, compensation based on experience plus PTO, employer funded 401K, employer paid health and dental insurance.

Requirements: 

  • At least 3 years experience with field construction in some capacity.

  • At least 2 years experience with estimating.

  • Be able to read blueprints/drawings.

  • Proficient in Office software and estimating takeoffs using excel or other estimating software; comfortable with learning new software.

  • Excellent time management and multi-tasking.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

  • Background check and drug test required.

  • Must be physically capable of lifting 50 pounds.

Estimator Construction Job Duties:

  • Follow up on quote requests as assigned.

  • Prepare commercial construction budgets and quotes; identifying and projecting costs for each elevation, develop reasonable timeline and be able to communicate all of this to our customers.

  • Evaluates offers to purchase by costing changes, additions, and site requirements.

  • Obtains bids from vendors and subcontractors by specifying materials; identifying qualified subcontractors; negotiating price.

  • Resolves cost discrepancies by collecting and analyzing information.

  • Maintains quality service by following organization standards.

  • Maintains continuity among corporate, division, and local work teams by documenting and communicating actions, irregularities, and continuing needs.

  • Work effectively with co-workers to prepare bids on time, meet costing standards and manage projects.

  • Conduct site visits as applicable to take measurements, photo document, and meet with subcontractors. 

  • Create an excel spread sheet and input all project takeoff information. 

  • Download / input all project info into the project folder. 

  • Review project scope and estimate with the Senior Estimator before finalizing the estimate. 

  • Prepare a detailed project specific proposal. 

  • Input data into customer supplied bid form if applicable. 

  • Ensure proposal verbiage, scope and pricing are correct. 

  • Follow up on proposals. 

Please apply by filling out the application below and sending a resume to hr@leebuilt.com.

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Night and Weekend shifts may be required to meet our present or future needs. Are you able and willing to work nights and/or weekends, and work out of town when necessary to accomodate the needs of the Company?
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