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Company: Gables Search Group
Location: Providence
Posted on: July 19, 2021

Job Description:

Estimator - Providence RI

Reporting to the Chief Estimator, will assist in the preparation of complete site work proposals according to plans and specifications.

The right candidate will have experience with civil infrastructure projects, and will ideally be versed in quantity take-offs, digitizing drawings, analyzing addendums, notifying the Vendors and Subcontractors of participation in a bid, preparing bid packages, interacting with trade subcontractors and suppliers, submitting RFI’s, reviewing quotes, preparing detail scopes, and assessing cost effectiveness.


  • Perform earthwork quantity takeoffs 
  • Perform water, sewer, drain and other underground utility quantity takeoff
  • Prepare and send requests for quotes to vendors
  • Prepare bid packages for subcontractors
  • Reading and interpreting plans and specifications
  • Keep complete and up to date set of project documents
  • Understand the full scope of the project
  • Define subcontractor scope
  • Create vendor and subcontractor leveling sheets
  • Prepare and present takeoffs and subcontractor/vendor pricing
  • Prepare complete site work estimates


  • Associates or bachelor’s degree in civil engineering or construction management
  • 5 years’ experience in site work, exposure to underground utility estimating a plus
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office
  • Strong communication skills

About Us:

  • Contributor to large, high-profile, complex construction projects in New England
  • Family-based company culture with a paramount focus on safety
  • Competitive compensation
  • Excellent benefits including company-paid STD/LTD/Life and a 401k with company match


Keywords: Gables Search Group, Providence , Estimator, Other , Providence, Rhode Island

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