Project Estimator in Columbus at GPAC

Date Posted: 11/14/2019

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Job Description

One of my top clients is growing their team and needs to add an experienced Project Manager! An ideal Project Manager is highly motived with strong work ethic and desires the opportunity to help lead a fun, highly skilled and innovative team.


  • Review and evaluate requests for estimates
  • Review estimates and revisions for completeness and accuracy
  • The senior estimator will utilize the company approved costing methodology, data, and systems to present estimate results in a detailed breakdown format suitable for the use by the project managers and overall team
  • Must be able to articulate details behind each estimate
  • Must schedule co-workers and allocate personnel across one or more projects and/or tasks
  • Senior estimator must attend client pre-bid meetings and job showing, visit job sites, and keep a record of all verbal information disseminated by the client during the pre-bid meeting and job showing

Minimum Qualifications

  • Minimum 5 years cumulative experience in commercial construction, at least 2 years acting as lead or senior estimator
  • Senior estimator must have experience working multiple commercial projects between $100k-$10M+
  • Experience working projects from preconstruction to completion
  • Senior estimator must have extensive negotiating skills to get commitments from other estimators, owners, contractors, and other resources


  • Health, dental, vision, PTO, 401K match
  • Competitive base salary ($55k - $90k) dependent upon experience
  • Bonus structure tied to individual projects
  • Chance to work on high profile projects
  • Strong ability to control career path

If this sounds like an opportunity you want to EXPLORE MORE, please contact Kelly Townsend at

All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, age, color, sex (including pregnancy), religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, military status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable laws or regulations.

GPAC (Growing People and Companies) is an award-winning search firm specializing in placing quality professionals within multiple industries across the United States for the past 29 years. We are extremely competitive, client-focused and realize that our value is in our ability to deliver the right solutions at the right time.

Job Requirements

Minimum 5 years cumulative experience in commercial construction, at least 2 years acting as lead or senior estimator