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Estimator - Buffalo, NY - Job Code MM070201


Estimator – Buffalo, NY


  • Communicate with sales & administrative team to process initial sales call information, review architectural plans, specifications, client requests & selections
  • Perform quality detailed material take offs from architectural plans, site notes & photos
  • Communicate directly with vendors & subcontractors to request, analyze & organize quotes for inclusion in the project estimate/budget.
  • Create & maintain new vendor & sub-contractor relationships as needed
  • Compile cost data in an organized & systematic way
  • Work with administrative team to improve existing estimating systems & create new systems & processes that improve efficiency & accuracy of estimates
  • Assist production team in providing cost estimates for project change orders with quick turnaround times & strict deadlines
  • Create highly detailed construction specification documents that correspond to project costs & architectural plans & write contracts for submittal to the client.
  • Review project budgets with production & administrative team and provide analysis of estimates vs. actual project costs and make ongoing adjustments to estimating practices, formulas & templates based on actual project data.

Qualifications & Skills

  • Minimum 2 years in the Construction Industry
  • Strong understanding of all residential construction processes
  • Preferred 2+ years as a Construction Estimator
  • Able to read Architectural plans & do accurate material take offs
  • Proficient with Microsoft Word & Excel
  • Able to multi-task & meet strict deadlines
  • Impeccable problem-solving skills
  • Highly motivated self-starter

Job Type: Full-time


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) Matching
  • Dental Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Health Insurance
  • Paid Time Off


  • Monday to Friday

**Please send your resume via email to JSG@JASRECRUITMENT.COM, reference job code MM70201 in the subject line.


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