CyberCoders Chief Estimator in Phoenix, Arizona

Chief Estimator Chief Estimator - Skills Required - bid, Takeoff, Estimator

If you are a Chief Estimator with experience, please read on!

What You Will Be Doing

Analyze blueprints to prepare time, cost, materials and labor estimates

Solicit and review pricing from vendors and subcontractors

Prepare line item take offs and estimates of probable costs of materials, labor and equipment for construction projects based on subcontract bids, quotations, schematic drawings and specifications.

Establish and maintain estimating process, set up cost monitoring, reporting systems and procedures.

Coordinate price packages with suppliers, subcontractors, owners, designers and architects

Participates in site review, SOW review, project hand-off, project closing and operational/sector meetings with the Chief Estimator, Project Manager, and Purchasing as required

Prepare and maintain a directory of suppliers, contractors and subcontractors, multistate area

Interact and consult and communicate with engineers, architects, customers, vendors, contractors and subcontractors

Participate in material and equipment purchasing for secured jobs as required

What You Need for this Position


Equivalent trade experience and knowledge, minimum 10 years estimating for a Prime Contractor working on Federal Government projects, preferably DoD, or five years as Project Manager and 5 years working in estimating department for Prime Contractor.

In depth knowledge of the construction industry and estimating processes for federal gov't work.

Planning and scheduling skills

Understanding of project forecasting and projections

Ability to read drawings and project/structural design interpretation

Competency in basic computer skills, including Microsoft Office products

Strong knowledge of RS Means costing and Sage (formerly Timberline) estimating required

Dispute resolution and negotiation skills

Knowledgeable with multi-state pricing and subcontractor base

Knowledge of FAR regulations and various government contract delivery methods

What's In It for You

  • Vacation/PTO

  • Medical

  • Dental

  • Vision

  • Relocation

  • Bonus

  • 401k

  • Telecommute

So, if you are a Chief Estimator with experience, please apply today!

Applicants must be authorized to work in the U.S.

CyberCoders, Inc is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Your Right to Work – In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.

Chief Estimator AZ-Phoenix RC4-1472913