9651 Hawkins Drive Manassas, Virginia 20109 Tel: (571) 292-5900

Estimator I

Estimator I

Person will have strong math and computer skills, and demonstrate good attention to detail.  This position supports other estimating staff at the direction of Senior Estimator(s) and Vice President, as they develop proficiency in quantity take-offs and preparation of estimates (or portions of) for review.  Ideally this candidate will also demonstrate growth potential and development to advance further in the department. 

Specific responsibilities and requirements include

  • Document control and inventory for upcoming bid projects
  • Effective communication with prospective clients regarding bids, bid dates and document availability
  • Perform detailed and accurate quantity surveys
  • Ability to quickly learn masonry products and terms, and how to convert building square footage/lineal footage to masonry production and purchase quantities
  • Effectively develop expertise in reading masonry and related specifications and identifying requirements that impact price
  • Develop effective communication, written and orally, with clients and vendors, including detail documentation for issues impacting scope, price and schedule
  • Organize bid folder and records on successful projects for transition to Project Management
  • Diligent in performing tasks and duties to allow estimating team to meet bid deadlines
  • Participate in short term field management activities and special assignments, as requested, to assist in development of learning masonry trade
  • Willing to network and participate in industry associations as requested, to maintain relationships with existing clients, and establish potential new business relationships
  • Perform other support tasks and roles for company operations as needed

Interested in a Rewarding Career with Calvert:  EMAIL:  careers@calvertmasonry.com