Role: Chief Estimator

Location: Atlanta - GA

Salary: $130k (negotiable depending on experience)

Role: Chief Estimator

Location: Atlanta - GA

Salary: $115k (negotiable depending on experience)

I've teamed up with the a leader steelwork company. They are seeking an experienced Chief Estimator to oversee the estimating department, working closely with management to keep standards high.

What I love about this company is their culture. They truly value their staff members, which is why they've been so successful over time. They are a steel fabricator and erector in structural steel & miscellaneous.

Job Description

  • Communicate with Owners, Partners, Representatives, Fabricators, General Contractors, Suppliers, Architects and Consultants;
  • Optimize job costs by negotiating prices with vendors/sub-contractors through quotations for material/services;
  • Coordinate bid preparation requirements with the Contract Administrator;
  • Interface with Owner and other contractors to provide engineering and cost data regarding project feasibility;
  • Prepare budgets, subcontracts, purchase orders and assist in preliminary project schedules;
  • Ensure proper project hand off when project is taken over by PM/Team;
  • Review proposal specifications, drawings, and conditions to determine scope of work;
  • Estimate Indirect cost including management, construction equipment and tools;
  • Review all proposals internally before being submitted to Owner, Fabricator, and/or General Contractor customers;
  • Training and mentoring of estimating staff and direct reports;

What you'll need:

  • 10+ year's construction estimating experience;
  • Experience in industrial & commercial structural & miscellaneous construction work;
  • Experience in conceptual estimating and design build;
  • Strong business communication and leadership skills, supervisory experience preferred;
  • Experience with estimating software(s);
  • Bachelor's Degree in Construction Management, Civil Engineering, Architecture or related field preferred;


  • Dental Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Medical Insurance
  • Travel re-imbursement
  • 401k
  • 3 weeks PTO
  • 9 Holidays
  • Company events

Sound like something you're interested in? If you're looking to find a company that truly values you rather than being a bum on a seat, this company is for you!

  • We usually get an influx of candidates for roles like these, so please apply ASAP to make the most of this opportunity.

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