The estimator will work with the Senior Estimator, Project Managers and Project Coordinator to bid on Tri-State projects providing timely reporting to the Senior Estimator. Bids will be assigned by the Senior Estimator and the day-to-day management of the bid process will be managed by the Estimator in collaboration under the supervision of the Senior Estimator and/or the Project Manager assigned to the customer or prospect.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Ensure Tri-State quality standards and the use of proper procedures in the bidding process
  • Gather all information to prepare and submit bid proposal in conjunction with Project Managers
  • Prepare projections of billings, costs and gross profit, and fulfill requirements for prompt payment to be received in conjunction with Project Managers
  • Interface with Senior Estimator and Project Managers in supporting bid process from conception to completion
  • Support proposal process by coordinating timelines and meeting deadlines for bid submission
  • All pertinent information to the bid must be shared with Project Manager in writing
  • All bid requests must be shared with Senior Estimator
  • Other duties as assigned


  • BS degree in construction management, engineering, or related field a plus
  • PC competent
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong analytical skills with ability to forecast complex projects
  • Strong time management skills to plan ahead, manage tight deadlines and complex bids
  • Ability to collaborate well with others
  • Five years estimating experience preferred

Working Conditions

  • Work in the corporate office setting
  • No travel unless approved by Senior Estimator


Physical requirements

  • This position requires the employee to sit or stand and is computer intensive