Commercial Estimator

Adecco is partnering with a local Rochester owned and operated Construction Firm that is hiring a Commercial Estimator to their team. The Commercial Estimator will report directly to the President of the Company. The Estimator will need to have building construction experience and a desire to perform hard bid estimating and negotiated bid estimating.

Qualifications for the Commercial Estimator job in Rochester, New York are the following:

The successful candidate will have a minimum of 5 years of experience including experience with mid to large scale commercial construction projects. The ideal candidate must have effective written and verbal communication skills, strong knowledge of construction materials, tools and techniques. The ideal candidate will also be proficient in Microsoft Office, Microsoft Project and Timberline. They must possess excellent organizational skills. The candidate must have advanced knowledge of estimating techniques and cost control. In addition, the ideal candidate must have the ability to interpret computerized cost data and systems essential.


Identify/qualify bidding opportunities.
Review Plans and specifications and ensure thorough and accurate take-offs of various divisions of a project.
Maintain and update estimating and sub/vendor database and contact subcontractors, suppliers and specialty services for quotes.
Preparation and development of budget estimates to include conceptual, schematic, percent complete documents and final documents and development of value engineering.
Demonstrated decision making skills.
Perform and/or assist with buy outs.
Actively contribute to the marketing and public image of the organization.
Provide improvement recommendations to cost estimating procedures to reduce future discrepancies between estimated and actual costs.

If you meet the above qualifications and would like to apply for this position, please click APPLY NOW and upload your most current resume or you may email your resume to our recruiter, Lisa Capizzi Lisa.Capizzi@Adeccona.com Please include Commercial Estimator on the subject line of any e-mail correspondence. Questions regarding this position can be addressed by emailing or calling 585-953-1649. Thank you in advance for applying, however, only qualified candidates will be contacted.



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