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Estimator (Direct HIre)

Niagara Falls, NY, (none selected) 14304

Posted: 06/01/2023 Job Types: Permanent Industry: Cost Analyst Job Number: 100809 Pay Rate: $100k - $150k Annually

Job Description

Selective Staffing Solutions has teamed with a growing sitework company who is looking for self-driven employees to join their family owned business. They have grown from a small lawn mowing service to a midsized sitework contractor working on projects up to $25M and various levels of complexity. They are looking for self-motivated team player who is looking for a challenging yet rewarding position.

Compensation and Benefits:

  • Competitive salary based on experience
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • 401K with employer match and profit sharing
  • Performance based bonuses


  • Seek out private and public projects
  • Maintain positive relations with clients, subcontractors, and vendors
  • Travel to job sites to inspect existing conditions and challenges
  • Deciphering and analyzing bid specifications and drawings in order to prepare detailed and accurate estimates for projects
  • Communicate effectively with other members of the team and works as part of the team
  • Perform quantity takeoffs utilizing takeoff softwares
  • Request for prices and negotiate pricing with vendors/subs
  • Establish crew sizes, equipment usage and production rates for tasks
  • Run through the estimate with estimate team
  • Prepare the final estimate
  • Deliver accurate and timely estimates/bid proposals to clients
  • Prepare bid books
  • Make sure bid book and related paper work are filled out correctly
  • Post bid review
  • Make sure estimate is complete to hand off
  • Schedule and run hand off meetings for awarded work

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor of Engineering degree or an equivalent amount of experience in the construction/estimating field.
  • Preferred at least 2 years working for a site work construction company
  • Proficiency in earthwork, utilities, concrete, and asphalt
  • Experience with estimating and takeoff softwares
  • General knowledge of various types of construction equipment
  • Ability to read and understand blueprints and specifications.
  • Must possess strong verbal, interpersonal, problem-solving skills and think in a 3-dimension mindset
  • Highly organized and detail oriented
  • Willing to learn and/or teach others
  • Plan Swift
  • Blue Beam
  • InSite
  • B2W Estimate
  • B2W Track
  • Procore
  • Computer Ease

Meet Your Recruiter

Staci Biondi
HR Assistant

Staci joined the Selective Staffing Solutions team in 2022 as an HR Assistant. Today she partners with WNY employers to match top candidates for a wide variety of positions in addition to helping out the office with a wide variety of tasks related to the successful operation of a busy staffing firm. Staci's attention to detail not only keeps our office running smoothly, but she has taken on the role of resident food expert. She loves learning about ingredients in our food and is always willing to answer questions on our questionable Door Dash choices. 

Born and raised in Buffalo, Staci has always appreciated the beauty of the four seasons in our area. When she's not in the office you can catch Staci Line Dancing or hitting the lanes (She is a NYS Bowling Champion!). 


Favorite thing about recruiting:

“I love connecting and learning from so many different people and companies in the community”" 

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