Posted: Jul 6, 2022

Assistant Estimator

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

The Assistant Estimator position assists in gathering, calculating, and compiling material quantity requirements, gathering and preparation of routine estimating data, and reproduction of drawing and other documents for use in bid proposal estimates.


Education and Experience

  • 2-year degree or equivalent combination of training and/or related experience. 
  • 2 years construction estimating, engineering, or similar experience 
  • Experience utilizing industry relevant software – ProEst and MS Excel preferred.


Position Qualifications 

  • General knowledge of estimating techniques, cost control and material pricing required.
  • Demonstrate the following skills and abilities:
  • Able to calculate mathematical extensions, read, and understand engineering drawings, purchase orders, contracts, cost coding systems, etc., is essential.
    • Able to understand project scheduling and cost control
    • Able to meet deadlines and put in the time needed to get the job done
    • Able to work independently as well as part of a team
    • Able to effectively communicate with team members, owners, sub-contractors, and suppliers
    • Strong attention to detail and the ability to recognize discrepancies.
    • Strong organization and time management skills.

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