Elite Private Landscape

JOB TITLE: Estimator (Elite Private Landscape)

REPORTS TO: General Manager

GENERAL JOB SUMMARY

The Estimator compiles estimates of how much it will cost to provide a client with products and/or services.

CORE AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY

  • Understand the project or program scope and its requirements
  • Determine key variables for costs and other estimates
  • Research information on upcoming jobs for bidding purposes

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES

  • General knowledge of landscape construction operations
  • Excellent numerical skills and an analytical mindset
  • Effective listening skills to understand the scope and expectations of tasks to be performed
  • A positive attitude when faced with challenges
  • Work in an organized and proactive manner
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite and Bluebeam
  • Work cooperatively and collaboratively both, independently and as part of a team (team oriented)
  • Effective and professional communication skills; verbal and written
  • Detail oriented, able to multi-task and flexible
  • Valid California Driver’s License

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

At least a High School Diploma or GED required and a minimum of 3 years’ experience estimating in the construction industry and/or a related field.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND REQUIREMENTS

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by a team member to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Regularly required to talk and listen
  • Frequently required to sit, stand, walk, reach, and use hands, arms and fingers
  • Required to lift and/or move up to 40lbs.
  • Routinely use standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets and fax machines

Online Application