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Estimator - North Port
Title:Estimator - North Port
Department:Business Development

Do you love numbers and ensuring that the customer is receiving quality work at the best possible price?  If so, we have a position you may be interested in!

Adams Group offers a competitive package including, but not limited to, the following:

  • Competitive Base Salary
  • Quarterly Cash Profit Sharing
  • Group Medical, Dental, Vision and AFLAC Insurance Plans
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Time Off
  • 401(K) Plan

The position responsibilities include:

  • Review construction documents to develop an understanding of the required scope of work
  • Correspond with general contractors, architects, vendors and team members via telephone, email or in person as required
  • Utilize computer takeoff program to complete onscreen takeoffs of required scope of work.
  • Input takeoffs into computer
  • Source material and vendors for custom/non-stock items
  • Obtain vendor pricing for outsourced materials and/or labor
  • Obtain bids from subcontractors
  • Use job folder to compile backup information (vendor pricing, emails)
  • Prepare cost analysis in computer by recalculating material, labor, equipment, subcontractor, and overhead costs incurred in the installation of items
  • Where predetermined standard(s) are not available, makes an estimate
  • Inform immediate supervisor of any observed inaccuracies or omissions in quoted items or computer database
  • Meet with Senior Estimators/Peers/Sales to review takeoff, plans, scope of work and final estimate
  • Work with Senior Estimators /Peers/Sales to prepare final estimate
  • Complete overall project estimates using in-house ERP system
  • Meet with project team to transfer all knowledge once projects are awarded
  • Networking functions and light travel (which may require evening hours) as requested by your supervisor


  • Associates degree preferred
  • Construction background and ability to read blueprints and specifications required
  • Average computer skills (i.e. Microsoft Office, Word, Excel and preferably On-Screen Takeoff or similar digital material takeoff computer program)
  • Experience with social media (i.e. Salesforce or Facebook)
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Attention to detail and ability to work with strict and multiple deadlines required
  • Appearance must be clean and professional
  • Must have a positive and polite demeanor towards both internal and external customers (both in person and on the phone)
  • Ability to sit for long periods of time (up to 10 hours per day)

Adams Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.

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