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Construction Estimator

Menemsha Solutions
Weymouth, Massachusetts 02189 Work Remotely
  • Job Type
  • Job Status
    Full Time


There is something special happening at Menemsha. Our Facility Survey specialists know they can MEASURE it. Our Architects say it’s by DESIGN. And our Construction team? They say let’s BUILD on it!

Our incredible team of professionals.

Diverse. High energy. Fun. Innovative.

And exceptional at what they do.

Since 1992, our people have been the secret to our success. Menemsha has delivered thousands of successful projects to both private and public sector clients throughout North America and internationally, including P.F. Chang’s, Wingstop, Starbucks, Lululemon, Office Depot, CVS, Citibank, Regions Bank, Citizens Bank, and Tractor Supply Co. Our reputation is built on the outstanding innovation and technical excellence that our people deliver.

Together we nurture an inclusive and collaborative culture that embraces new ideas and exciting new technologies. We empower each other to succeed. We celebrate our successes. We stand on great thinking, not on formality. We support our staff in all they do, recognizing that each of us has passions outside of work as well. Menemsha is a great place to invest in your talent, to learn from others, and to grow. Something special is happening at Menemsha and we invite you to see for yourself. We look forward to saying hello.

Job Summary

Estimator/Sr. Estimator 

Salary: $130k to $160k

  • Preparing cost estimates for construction projects while coordinating with the Project Manager and other members of the construction team to develop an accurate estimate of the project’s costs. This estimate is used to determine the project budget and to make decisions about how to proceed with the project.
  • Responsible for ensuring that all aspects of the construction project are accounted for in the estimate. This includes materials, labor, equipment, permits, and any other costs that may be incurred during the project. The Senior Estimator must also consider any risks that may impact the cost of the project.
  • Work closely with the Project Manager to develop a realistic schedule for the completion of the construction project.
    • Researching and gathering data on material, labor, and equipment costs
  • Analyzing data to determine cost trends
  • Identifying potential risks and estimating their impact on the project cost
  • Prepare cost estimates for new commercial construction projects.
  • Work with Project Manager and Superintendent to ensure that all costs are accounted for.
  • Review bids from subcontractors and suppliers.
  • Negotiate pricing with these vendors and award contracts as needed.
  • Maintain accurate records of all costs associated with each project.
  • Prepare reports detailing their findings and present them to upper management as needed.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Project Start Up/Turnover/Pre-Construction

Minimum Requirements/Qualifications:

  • A minimum of 5 years of experience working as an Estimator on commercial construction projects is required.
  • Experience working on restaurants and retail is strongly preferred but not required.
  • The ability to read blueprints and plans is a must.
  • Strong negotiation skills are also required.

Work Environment

General office working environment. 

Menemsha Solutions offers a comprehensive employee benefits package.

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • 401K
  • Paid Time Off & Holidays
  • Disability Benefits
  • Life Insurance
  • Parental Leave
  • Employee Perk Program



Posted: 2023-03-28 Expires: 2023-04-12

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Construction Estimator

Menemsha Solutions
Weymouth, Massachusetts 02189

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