GENERAL/ELECTRICAL SENIOR ESTIMATOR – WASHINGTON, D.C. in Washington, DC at Delta Construction Partners

Date Posted: 12/30/2019

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Job Description


Delta Construction Partners is a national executive search firm for the nation’s premier electrical contractors and industry professionals. Delta has been retained by a confidential client to conduct a search for the position of General/Electrical Estimator in Washington, D.C.

Senior Estimator Compensation & Benefits

Total compensation for the General/Electrical Estimator in Washington, D.C. is between $125,000 and $140,000 depending on experience, and may be more than this range for candidates with exceptional experience and successful history of performance.

  • Competitive base salary and extensive benefits package
  • Health insurance package
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Dental
  • Vision

Senior Estimator Duties & Responsibilities

  • Review construction plans, analyze drawings, specs, proposals and other documentation to create detailed and accurate bid proposals
  • Analyze job specific conditions and identify issues that my affect labor and materials.
  • Experienced with estimating very large projects.
  • Effectively communicate bid scope and project details to customers, attend meetings with Customers.
  • Work with construction personnel to coordinate project bid scope, monitor comparison of estimated costs to actual costs.
  • Prepare bills of material and coordinate vendor material and subcontractor quotes. Develop strategies with subcontractors.
  • Estimate construction changes and communicate changes with owner, examine construction sites and observe challenging conditions.

Senior Estimator Qualifications

  • Minimum of 8 years’ experience estimating construction projects with an electrical contractor or a general contractor.
  • Proficient in On Screen Take-off, Microsoft Excel and Bluebeam Software.
  • Must have stable work history
  • Experience estimating very large construction projects.
  • Design build experience, must be familiar with conceptual, detailed and self-perform estimating.
  • Experience interpreting engineering documents.
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills, excellent organization, prioritization, ability to excel in a fast-paced environment

Preferred but Not Necessary

  • Bachelor’s degree preferable but not mandatory

Please forward your resume to for immediate consideration, or call (727) 258-0308 for more information.

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