Bi-Con Services

Project Estimator

Job Locations US-OH-Cambridge
Job Post Information* : Posted Date 1 month ago(10/25/2022 8:38 AM)
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We are looking for Electrical and or Construction experience for this position. The estimators will be responsible for analyzing bid specifications, subcontractor quotes, and drawings in the preparation of a comprehensive project specific bid. This position is located at our office in Derwent, Ohio. 


  • Attend pre-bid meetings as necessary.
  • Review proposal specifications and drawings to determine scope of work and required contents of estimate.
  • Identify subcontractor needs for specific bids.
  • Prepare subcontractor RFQ packages for bid purposes.
  • Complete construction take-offs for bid preparation utilizing estimating software.
  • Obtain and evaluate subcontractor quotes for the evaluation.
  • Prepare material RFQ packages for bid purposes.
  • Research historical data (purchase orders, subcontracts, job cost reports, etc.) for bid purposes.
  • Maintain historical data and estimating units.
  • Maintain files of working documents as backup for estimate figures.
  • Attend bid evaluation meetings and communicate basis for bid details.
  • Attend pre-job planning meetings.
  • Provide estimating support to other divisions as required.
  • Provide assistance to project managers as necessary.
  • Provide assistance to field crews as necessary.
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • 4-year degree or equivalent combinations of technical training and/or related experience required.
  • 2+ years construction and or electrical estimating, engineering or similar experience preferred.
  • General knowledge of estimating techniques, cost control and material pricing required.
  • Ability to calculate mathematical extensions, read and understand engineering drawings, purchase orders, contracts, cost coding systems, etc. is essential.
  • Detail-oriented, organized and ability to multi-task in a high-volume, deadline driven environment.
  • Excellent problem solving, time management and decision-making skills.
  • Proficiency with MS Office Suite (Word, Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint).
  • Excellent communication skills; verbal, written and interpersonal.
  • Work will involve being in an office setting and field work.

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