PROJECT ENGINEER/ESTIMATOR – Residential Construction

We are looking for a bright and driven Project Engineer/Estimator who can effectively, efficiently, and accurately aid in our Pre-Construction Program – preparing budgets, schedules, and construction documents for unique custom homes and renovation projects.

As a company, we strive to be one of the top employers in Maine and pride ourselves on offering a positive, healthy, and creative work environment.

Our benefits include:

  • Competitive salary
  • Six weeks Paid Time Off per year
  • 9 paid holiday
  • Employer-sponsored health benefits and group dental/vision plans
  • Cell Phone stipend
  • Employer matched retirement plan (401k)
  • Profit-sharing opportunities
  • Paid Parental Time
  • Profit-Sharing
  • A great company culture with the opportunity to collaborate closely with architects and millworkers
  • Company events and get-togethers
  • A really awesome and talented group of people to work with every day!

You will be expected to work independently to develop construction estimates by:

  • Performing accurate materials take-offs
  • Ensure that policies and procedures are followed to protect company assets and exceed client expectations
  • Effectively communicate with co-workers through written and oral communication.
  • Assist in developing project schedules

You will work on the following:

  • Solicit bids from our trade partners, subcontractors, and vendors
  • Work with Project Managers to forecast project labor needs
  • Assist Pre-Construction Manager with developing construction contract documents
  • Record, analyze, and use historical data to improve the quality of estimates

Your experience should reflect the following:

  • Demonstrate a broad knowledge of residential construction and have a willingness to continue learning.
  • Excellent planning and time management skills
  • Ability to prioritize and self-manage
  • Experience assembling and reviewing budgets and schedules
  • Ease both in an office and construction site environment
  • Composure and a positive attitude under deadlines in a fast-paced environment
  • High level of proficiency using Excel or similar spreadsheet software as well as familiarity with construction project management software (i.e. Procore, Smartsheet, G Suite tools)
  • A bachelor’s or master’s degree in Construction Management or similar (preferred but not required) with a minimum of 2 years’ experience within Construction (Residential preferred)

To apply:

Please introduce yourself, describe your relevant work experience, and why you would be a great addition to our team. Include an up-to-date resume.