Construction Estimator

Company Info
Grayson Carter & Son Contracting, Inc.
Athens, AL, United States

Phone: 2562333260
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Construction Estimator


Athens, AL 

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Job Description:

Well established site work and utility contractor looking for Construction Estimator to join our growing team. Typical projects include site work and utility construction for State, Municipal, Government and Private Clients throughout North Alabama.


  • Obtain and download plans, specifications and other required information and ensure that this information is organized and updated as addenda are issued.
  • Attend pre-bid meetings and perform site visits to fully understand the scope of work for the project.
  • Distribute plans and specifications to suppliers and subcontractors.
  • Work with suppliers and subcontractors to define scopes of work to ensure they provide correct and accurate pricing.
  • Review, level and accurately compare supplier and subcontractor pricing, which shall be included within estimates.
  • Perform erosion control, site demolition, earthwork, drainage, utility, curbing, concrete and asphalt pavement take-offs from plans.
  • Prepare written estimates based upon supplier and subcontractor pricing and take-offs.
  • Follow up on estimates and obtain bid results.
  • Effectively communicate with clients on behalf of the company.
  • Work on multiple projects simultaneously if required.


  • Associates or Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Construction Management or other related field.
  • One to three years of experience in site work and utility estimating preferred, but willing to train the correct candidate.
  • Ability to read and interpret plans.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel & Outlook). Experience with AutoCAD and Carlson Takeoff is a plus.
  • Ability to create 3D models and transfer models and files to GPS equipment is a plus.
  • Strong organizational skills.


  • Competitive salary based upon experience.
  • Paid holidays and vacation.
  • Other premium benefits.

This is a great opportunity for the right candidate with significant room for growth at a successful site work and utility company that has been in business for 22 years. We are an equal opportunity employer.

Qualified candidates are encouraged to email resumes for review. All resumes will be kept strictly confidential.

Job Type: Full-time

Required education:

  • Associate

Required experience:

  • Construction Estimating: 1 year

Estimating: 1 year