Estimator Jobs in Wakefield, MA

Responsible for gauging the cost and time a project will require. Estimators may travel to worksites, read blueprints and technical documents, collaborate with engineers and other high-level personnel, or consult construction experts in order to gather data regarding materials, labor, and time needed to complete the project. They analyze this information to calculate reasonable cost-effective budgets and probable project timelines. Strong computer skills are important, as most estimates are determined using programs.

Estimators produce output for several purposes. Some focus on specific parts of a larger project, such as the time needed for a particular phase or cost of plumbing. Others compile these focused assessments into general estimates for the entire project. Still others might coordinate with sales teams to use their calculations to plan and deliver bids to clients.

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Michael Page - Dedham, MA (18 miles from Wakefield, MA)
This "Lead Estimator - Commercial Construction" role is an excellent opportunity for an ambitious candidate to take part in the building of this business....
1 day ago
Billerica, MA (10 miles from Wakefield, MA)
, contracts and proposals to ensure accuracy Responsible for all estimating duties, including but not limited to bids, pricing and change orders Attend pre-bid meetings and visit job sites Secure pricing...
2 days ago
Waltham, MA (12 miles from Wakefield, MA)
Duties will include conceptual bidding, hard cost bidding, design/build bidding, post-bid budgeting....
2 days ago
Andover, MA (11 miles from Wakefield, MA)
Estimator - Multifamily Construction - Andover MA Michael Page Andover, MA Full Time $90,000 - $150,000/Year Create Job Alert....
4 days ago
Borrego - Lowell, MA (16 miles from Wakefield, MA)
Recommended Skills Scheduling Construction Management Value Engineering Subcontracting Engineering Operations...
4 days ago
GPAC - Boston, MA (9 miles from Wakefield, MA)
Attend pre-bid meetings and/or tour job sites to confirm requisite take-offs Prepare estimates by calculating complete take-off of scope of work Maintain files of working documents as back-up for estimate...
6 days ago
Wilmington, MA (7 miles from Wakefield, MA)
Conduct review and take-off of blueprints. Solicit bids from subcontractors. Gather subcontractor pricing and conducts scope review....
6 days ago
Michael Page - Boston, MA (9 miles from Wakefield, MA)
Management Construction Interpersonal Skills Creativity...
Remote Work
6 days ago
Michael Page - Peabody, MA (5 miles from Wakefield, MA)
Construction experience Professional communication and presentation skills Has completed both conceptual and hard estimates Comfortable working both in the office as well as occasionally visit project...
6 days ago
O'Mahony & Sons Electrical, Inc. - Middleton, MA (7 miles from Wakefield, MA)
Position : Electrical Estimator Location : Middleton, MA Job Summary...
7 days ago
O'Mahony & Sons Electrical, Inc. - Middleton, MA (7 miles from Wakefield, MA)
Position : Electrical Estimator / Project Manager Location : Middleton, MA Job Summary...
7 days ago
ExperiencedHires - Canton, MA (22 miles from Wakefield, MA)
POSITION SUMMARY The Estimator is responsible for preparing and completing bid documents and cost estimates for electrical construction projects....
7 days ago
Lynn, MA (6 miles from Wakefield, MA)
Client Details Our client is an award-winning, 100% employee-owned Construction Management firm based on the North Shore of Massachusetts....
7 days ago
Tutor Perini Corporation - Boston, MA (9 miles from Wakefield, MA)
Develop scope of work packages to define project work requirements through narratives, checklists and quantity take-off....
8 days ago
Tutor Perini Corporation - Boston, MA (9 miles from Wakefield, MA)
skills both written and oral Ability to work on multiple projects at the same time Computer Software Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word primarily) Working knowledge of On-Screen take-off...
8 days ago

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Salary for Estimator Jobs in Wakefield, MA

This is the average annual salary for Estimator jobs in Wakefield, MA as reported by the BLS.

$93,204

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Highest Education Level

Estimators in Wakefield, MA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (32.8%)
  • High School or GED (23.3%)
  • Vocational or Certification (16.0%)
  • Master's Degree (12.3%)
  • Associate's Degree (11.6%)
  • Some College (2.3%)
  • Some High School (0.9%)
  • Doctorate Degree (0.8%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Estimators in Wakefield, MA
  • 1-2 years (22.7%)
  • 10+ years (18.2%)
  • None (18.2%)
  • 4-6 years (13.6%)
  • 2-4 years (9.1%)
  • Less than 1 year (9.1%)
  • 6-8 years (4.5%)
  • 8-10 years (4.5%)

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