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Tucson AZ
About the Company:

Top specialty contractor in the Tucson, AZ, area, specializing in painting, drywall, and plaster. Leader in residential and commercial framing and drywall for over 30 years.

About the Position:

Hiring an Estimator responsible for estimating, bidding, preparation of detailed written proposals, scope review, contract negotiation, buyout/final pricing, the project setup, pre-construction, and project submittals.


• 2+ years of experience in commercial construction with experience in Estimating/Project Management, including light gauge metal framing, drywall & finishing, rough carpentry, paint, and ACT.
• Experience with Onscreen Takeoff & Quick-Bid Software.
• Proficient in reading and interpreting Architectural & Structural drawings.
• Analyze plan documents and other data to prepare accurate, detailed quantity takeoffs and cost estimates
• Communicate effectively as part of a team and understand sales and negotiating techniques
• Comprehensive industry unit pricing to create effective and precise budgets.
• Communicate with multiple vendors to prepare material costs and up-to-date bid pricing information.
• Attend project site pre-bid meetings, site tours, and post-bid interviews as required.
• Coordinate project scheduling to maintain project timelines and commitments.
• Develop and maintain accurate unit cost databases.
• Develop and maintain relationships with new and existing clients.
• Capable of validating subcontractor proposals and vendor quotes quickly and accurately.
• Skillful in understanding contract specifications.


Competitive salary package and bonus program, comprehensive benefits, and professional development opportunities.