Estimator Jobs in Southfield, MI

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 - Dearborn, MI (14 miles from Southfield, MI)
Description The Chief Constructon Conceptual Estimator will play a key part in developing a structure to support the recruitment of future estimators....
6 hours ago
Michael Page - Dearborn, MI (14 miles from Southfield, MI)
Job Offer This is an opportunity not to be missed if you are seeking to secure a Construction Estimator role....
6 hours ago
Michael Page - Center Line, MI (13 miles from Southfield, MI)
Profile 7 years estimating in construction industry Experience in Heavy Civil, Transportation, Commercial, or Industrial Bachelor's Degree in Construction Management/Engineering or equivalent preferred...
7 hours ago
Michael Page - Walled Lake, MI (10 miles from Southfield, MI)
construction industry Bachelor's Degree in Construction or Related Field Multi-trade knowledge and experience (steel, concrete, masonry, carpentry, electrical, plumbing, etc)....
2 days ago
Aristeo - Livonia, MI (9 miles from Southfield, MI)
/pricing extra work items, change orders, credit, procuring materials, etc....
14 hours ago
GPAC - Detroit, MI (15 miles from Southfield, MI)
The Estimator calculates preliminary job budgets and prepares formal job bids through interpreting blueprints, performing take-offs and estimating job costs....
1 day ago
EMCOR Group, Inc. - Detroit, MI (15 miles from Southfield, MI)
Previous experience providing pre-construction estimating analysis of costs for at-risk construction projects....
3 days ago
Detroit, MI (15 miles from Southfield, MI)
An award winning and recognized Concrete Contractor with a reputation for excellence in building is seeking an experienced Senior Estimator to oversee diverse commercial projects from pre-construction...
4 days ago
Jobot - Warren, MI (15 miles from Southfield, MI)
This Jobot Job is hosted by: Erika Raven Are you a fit? Easy Apply now by clicking the "Apply on company site" button and sending us your resume. Salary: $80,000 - $110,000 per year A bit about...
5 days ago
CSI Electrical Contractors, Inc - Dearborn, MI (14 miles from Southfield, MI)
The Estimator is responsible for cost estimates for various electrical construction projects....
5 days ago
Detroit, MI (15 miles from Southfield, MI)
Estimator Michael Page Detroit, MI Full-Time $100,000.00 - $130,000.00 / year Apply on company site Create Job Alert....
6 days ago
Detroit, MI (15 miles from Southfield, MI)
construction industry Bachelor's Degree in Construction or Related Field Multi-trade knowledge and experience (steel, concrete, masonry, carpentry, electrical, plumbing, etc)....
6 days ago
Farmington, MI (5 miles from Southfield, MI)
Construction Junior Estimator Michael Page Farmington Hills, MI Full-Time $60,000.00 - $95,000.00 / year Apply on company site Create Job Alert....
6 days ago
Warren, MI (15 miles from Southfield, MI)
Profile * 7 years+ estimating in construction industry * Experience in Heavy Civil, Transportation, Commercial, or Industrial * Bachelor's Degree in Construction Management/Engineering or equivalent...
6 days ago
Auburn Hills, MI (9 miles from Southfield, MI)
Additional preference given if experienced in Microsoft Project, P6 Primavera, Cosential, On-Screen Takeoff * Experience bidding valued at $5 million or more Job Offer * A generous compensation package...
6 days ago

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Salary for Estimator Jobs in Southfield, MI

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

$81,840

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Highest Education Level

Estimators in Southfield, MI offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (32.5%)
  • High School or GED (23.7%)
  • Vocational or Certification (16.1%)
  • Master's Degree (12.2%)
  • Associate's Degree (11.5%)
  • Some College (2.3%)
  • Some High School (0.9%)
  • Doctorate Degree (0.7%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Estimators in Southfield, MI
  • 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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