A San Diego based construction Company with operations throughout Southern California is currently seeking a full-time, experienced ESTIMATOR/PROJECT MANAGER to support our Lakeside, California Operations.


The duties for this position will include and not limited to the following:

  • Prepare cost estimates for projects in their category or categories, including the following
    • Review of RFx instructions & project plan documents
    • Quantity takeoff for self-performed and subcontracted work
    • Requesting of subcontractor and material quotes
    • Selection of vendors
    • Entry of relevant information into bid preparation software,
    • Reviewing with operations staff
    • Preparation of bid documents for submission to the client, including work plans and schedules
    • Technical and business written deliverables, and pricing sheets
    • Following through on submissions
  • Manage ongoing work which is awarded as a result of estimates prepared by that individual
  • Being responsible for project documentation (submittals, RFIs, notices), ongoing client business deliverables (schedules, billing, notices), and official client communication.
  • Other duties as assigned

This position is in the Estimator/Project Manager role in the Estimating department, and promotion or advancement opportunities exist for individuals interested in advancing to a more responsible position over time.


Qualified candidates must possess the following special skills and or requirements to be considered for this position.

  • Demonstrated understanding of technical methodology for the preparation of cost estimates for construction (either by recent experience in applicable job or through skills test).
  • Expert user of Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.)
  • Demonstrates attention to detail, accuracy, and thoroughness.
  • Ability to meet deadlines and complete work in a timely manner.
  • Maintains confidentiality at all times.
  • Great communication skills both written and verbal.
  • Contributes to building a positive work environment.


  • 4-year degree from an accredited college or university & 4 years work experience OR 8 years work experience in a directly related role in this or a similar industry required.
  • Degree in Business Management, Project Management, or Construction Engineering.
  • Experience working with public utilities in Southern California, especially SDG&E, SCE, and/or SCG, preferred.
  • Experience with Heavy Construction Software Suite – HeavyBid and Safety preferred.
  • Experience with Microsoft Project and/or Primavera P6 preferred.
  • Experience with Sage 300/Timberline &/or Sage Paperless preferred.
  • Experience with Agtek or Autodesk preferred.


The following benefits options are available to eligible employees:

    • Paid vacation, holiday, and sick time.
    • 401K Safe Harbor (with company contribution match)
    • Health Benefits packet includes:
      • Multiple medical and dental plan options
      • Voluntary vision, life, and AD&D plans
      • Aflac
      • Employee Assistance Program

SALARY: $100K to $130K