Senior Estimator - Tampa, FL


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Join a leading general contractor headquartered in West Palm Beach, Florida, with a strong statewide presence, including offices in Tampa and Gainesville. Renowned for excellence in construction, our client has been consistently recognized with local awards and holds a prestigious position among the ENR Top-ranked contractors. With sustained revenue growth over the past five years and anticipated expansion in the next five, we are a dynamic force in the industry. Our diverse portfolio spans Commercial and Multifamily construction projects, ranging up to $100 million. We take pride in fostering an award-winning culture, combining the resources of a large company with the camaraderie of a close-knit family.

On Offer

  • Lead Preconstruction Projects for award winning Florida Contractor
  • Excellent Compensation & Benefits package
  • Have a leading voice within the Preconstruction team.

Key Responsibilities

As a Senior Estimator, you will play a pivotal role in our Preconstruction and Estimating processes, contributing to the success of projects across our diverse portfolio. Your duties will include:

  • Collaborating with project teams to evaluate bid specifications and drawings.
  • Ensuring a comprehensive understanding of project requirements for accurate bid preparation.
  • Conducting detailed estimates for materials, labor, equipment, subcontracts, and construction facilities.
  • Engaging in proactive follow-up with subcontractors to secure timely and competitive bids.
  • Working closely with Project Management teams to follow up on bids and budgets.
  • Participating in on-site pre-bid/proposal conferences and site visits.
  • Developing and reviewing subcontractor scopes of work for best value.
  • Presenting cost estimates aligned with customer proposals, considering general and special conditions.
  • Maintaining accurate and current databases of cost codes for historical data.
  • Utilizing industry best practices and the latest technologies to enhance the estimating process.


We are seeking a highly experienced Senior Estimator with:

  • 5+ years of lead estimating experience in the construction industry.
  • Proven expertise in Multifamily project estimating, with a bonus for commercial project experience.
  • Strong analytical skills, attention to detail, and the ability to read and understand construction plans and specifications.
  • Excellent communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively in a fast-paced environment.
  • Results-driven mindset with a focus on accuracy and meeting deadlines.
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