Estimator - Nashville, TN


Posted on: 
November 14, 2022

Skanska is one of the world’s leading construction and development companies. Skanska’s core operations in the U.S. include building construction, civil infrastructure, and developing self-financed commercial properties. In 2020, construction in the U.S. generated $6.5 billion in revenue, and as a developer in the U.S., Skanska has invested a total of $2.8 billion in commercial and multi-family projects. With U.S. headquarters in New York City, Skanska has 29 offices with 7,600 employees nationwide. An industry-leading innovator in both safety and project execution, Skanska offers competitive solutions for traditional and complex assignments that build a more sustainable future for our customers and communities. The global revenue of parent company Skanska AB, headquartered in Stockholm and listed on the Stockholm Stock Exchange, totaled approximately $17.2 billion in 2020.

As an Estimator, you will be working alongside the Preconstruction team on a diverse portfolio of projects that will include but is not limited to - Higher Education, Healthcare, Offices, High Rise Residential Buildings, Arenas, Public work &more. With a clear path to career progression and a supportive team, this role is ideal for Estimators who have a desire to grow.

On Offer

  • Work-life balance including Flexible Work Arrangement Program
  • 401k & ESOP (stock purchase plan) both with matching
  • Excellent Insurance
  • Family-leave benefit for both parents


  • Capability to manage an entire estimate of a moderate-sized project under the supervision of a Senior Estimator or Estimating Manager;
  • Mentor and train Estimating Engineers;
  • Self-starter with the ability to work independently and within a team;
  • Coordinate closely with an Estimating Engineer to produce quantity takeoffs for use in preparing estimates;
  • Understands cost-based risk analysis;
  • Ability to manage and direct junior estimating staff assigned to the pursuit and mentor a team;
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills;
  • Ability to multi-task;
  • Dependability;
  • Ability to maintain discretion and confidentiality at all times;
  • Ability to understand, follow directions and meet critical deadlines;
  • Good time management and organizational skills;
  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering or Construction Management or Similar field.
  • 3+ years of experience in estimating projects similar to those described above.
Apply by:
December 16, 2022
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