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Posted: Friday, September 22, 2017 10:23 AM


Compensation$70,000 to $110,000 Annually

Benefits Offered 401K, Life, Medical, Dental

Employment TypeFull-Time

Company Name: Jim Rowland Personnel

Commercial general contractor/design build firm located in the Gainesville/Flowery Branch area seeks to hire a “seasoned Junior” or more “Senior Estimator.” They offer a salary in the $70K - $110K range depending on the experience and skills that you bring to the table. Projects include healthcare, education, office, mixed-use projects, restaurants, hospitality, industrial, and tenant improvements.

Ideal candidate will be very comfortable with numbers and analytical. You must have great attention to detail and excellent communication skills.


· Acquire understanding of the requirements of the project/program at hand.

· Select metrics to produce valid estimates.

· Visit sites to gather essential information when necessary.

· Review documents or consult experts to collect all necessary data.

· Analyze data and produce forecasts.

· Perform risk analysis.

· Prepare detailed reports or bids for submission to appropriate parties.

· Select advantageous deals by evaluating offers and quotes.

· Foster relationships with key vendors (subcontractors, architects, etc.


· Proven experience as commercial construction estimator to handle projects in healthcare, education, office, mixed-use, restaurants, hospitality, industrial, and tenant improvements.

· Basic understanding of accounting and project management concepts.

· Deep understanding of research methodology, data analysis and estimation metrics.

· Comfortable with numbers and technology.

· Excellent knowledge of Sage software highly desired.

· Great attention to detail.

· Excellent communication and negotiation abilities.

· Well-organized and reliable.

· Bachelors in engineering, construction science or relevant field preferred.

· Certified Professional Estimator (CPE) or other qualification considered a plus.

In addition to a salary in the $70 - $110,000 range, you’ll also receive a bonus based on profitability and excellent benefits to include medical, vacations, holidays, and 401(k) with 100% matching up to 3% and 50% matching up to 6%.

Apply now as this won’t last long! Ideal location for anyone living in the Gainesville and/or North Atlanta area. For immediate consideration please forward your resume in confidence to

THIS IS A PERMANENT DIRECT HIRE OPPORTUNITY AND OUR FEES ARE ALWAYS ASSUMED BY THE HIRING COMPANY. Jim Rowland Personnel specializing in the placement of real estate and construction professionals since 1995.

Keywords: estimator, estimating, construction, design build, sage, Gainesville, commercial, office, retail, hospitality, industrial, restaurants, tenant improvements, healthcare, mixed-use, education

About Jim Rowland Personnel:

Jim Rowland Personnel specializes in direct/permanent hire placement, primarily in the real estate and construction sectors, but we also handle other disciplines as well. We take tremendous pride in our work and listen to your needs carefully to ensure that we don't waste your valued time by referring you to positions for which you're not qualified or having no interest. We want this to be a good hire for both parties and we stake our reputation on every placement. We will always work very hard to earn and maintain your confidence! Call one of our recruiters now at 404.325.1001. You'll quickly see the difference!

• Location: Athens, Gainesville, GA 30501

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