Posted: May 2, 2022

Construction Estimator

Marcus Construction - Willmar, MN
Application Deadline: N/A

The Construction Estimator position is responsible for preparing budgets, estimates, and pre-bid packages for agricultural and commercial construction projects ranging from medium to highly complex in scope, from receipt of bid package through final bid review; working with the project management team in establishing a bidders list, soliciting and evaluating subcontractor proposals and scopes of work, preparing quantity surveys and reviewing project plans and specifications for constructability and value engineering in all categories of work.  


Education & Experience Requirements:

  • Four (4) year degree in Construction Management (preferred) or three (3) to five (5) years' experience within the commercial or agriculture construction industry.
  • Demonstrated experience with wood lumber estimating, take-off and purchasing required.


Position Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated knowledge and experience in reading and understanding blueprints, specifications, proposals and time, cost, labor estimates, site construction and structural systems.
  • Strong analytical and organization skills.
  • Experience utilizing industry relevant software - PlanSwift and ProEst preferred.


Travel:  Occasional travel is required and may require extended and/or overnight stays.