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Junior Construction Estimator

Creo Projects
New York, New York 10030 Work Remotely
  • Job Type
  • Job Status
    Full Time
  • Shift
    1st Shift

Junior Construction Estimator 


Creo Projects is seeking a construction estimator for a full-time position with our small, busy, high-end residential renovation firm in Manhattan.


About Creo Projects:

We are an established, high-end residential general contracting company with several active projects in Manhattan. Having a great team that cooperates, has fun and stays with us for a long time is important to us. We believe in working hard and creating opportunities for our employees and the Company, so there's no corporate bureaucracy or limits here. We love our business and we love striving to make it better. Everybody grows, improves and succeeds together. On top of all that, we do beautiful work and our clients get homes they love. That’s important to us.


About our ideal candidate:

You are energetic, responsive and have a can-do attitude. You take pride in the quality of your workmanship and enjoy getting projects completed. You pay attention to the details of your work and are organized and have good time management skills. You are flexible and enjoy collaboration and problem solving.


Estimator responsibilities include:

  • Prepare accurate estimates for client proposals & make sure they are delivered on time

  • Maintain bid schedule, download plans, extract data, create summaries, breakdowns and takeoffs

  • Coordinate job walkthroughs and conduct pricing negotiations with subcontractors and vendors

  • Follow up on and revise bids in a timely manner to ensure competitiveness

  • Create submittals for review by architects/client and prepare clear scopes of work 

  • Prepare job binders and setup new projects in project management software 

  • Create and track change orders and material orders 

  • Create project schedules and review field labor daily time sheets.

  • Other responsibilities as needed (we are a small, hands-on firm!)


Compensation & Benefits: 

  • Salary range from $50,000-$75,000, based on experience

  • Two weeks’ paid vacation 

  • Employer-subsidized health insurance

  • Paid sick and family leave 

  • Flexible schedule and ability to work remotely considered on a case-by case basis


Creo Projects is Committed to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in Our Workplace & Workforce: 

We embrace diversity and equality in a serious way. We are committed to building a team with a variety of backgrounds, skills and views. The more inclusive we are, the better our work will be. Creating a culture of Equality isn’t just the right thing to do, it’s also the smart thing.


Job skills & requirements:

• Proficiency in Excel

• Proficiency in Takeoff

• Experience with Planswift or other estimating software a plus!

• Working knowledge of best construction practices and building materials

• Able to read and interpret blueprints

• Must be prompt and reliable.


Posted: 2022-08-03 Expires: 2022-08-27

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Junior Construction Estimator

Creo Projects
New York, New York 10030

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