Estimator Jobs in Minnesota

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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Diversified Foundations Llc - Alexandria, MN
Completes Quantity Survey/Take-Off: Identifies and quantifies construction elements....
1 day ago
GPAC - Mankato, MN
The Estimator calculates preliminary job budgets and prepares formal job bids through interpreting blueprints, performing take-offs and estimating job costs....
12 hours ago
GPAC - Minneapolis, MN
Responsibilities include: Review and interpret construction documents on paper and electronically on screen; Blueprints of materials and equipment; Create accurate/comprehensive cost estimate and clearly...
14 hours ago
Diversified Foundations - Alexandria, MN
Ability to execute accurate quantity take-off utilizing software program and entering data into estimating system....
7 hours ago
GPAC - Sandstone, MN
Orchestrate pre-construction duties and meeting with owners, clients and engineers Serve as company interface between owner & architect Responsible for developing leadership, motivation, and communication...
23 hours ago
Safran - New Brighton, MN
Develop cost estimates, technical proposals, compliance matrix and other bid documents to accurately reflect customer requirements by consulting with various operational areas making sure to resolve...
10 hours ago
Anderson Dahlen - Anoka, MN
PRIMARY OBJECTIVE OF POSITION: The primary objective is to develop accurate cost estimates for the parts, assemblies or equipment requested by customers....
1 hour ago
Rise Modular - Minneapolis, MN
Job Description The Estimator with Rise Modular is responsible for working with and supporting internal cost estimates, corresponding scope inclusion narratives and pricing assistance supporting internal...
23 hours ago
GPAC - Saint Paul, MN
A well respected Concrete Contractor with a reputation for excellence in building is seeking an experienced Estimator to oversee diverse commercial projects from pre-construction to the finished structure...
1 day ago
Discount Steel Company - Minneapolis, MN
POSITION SUMMARY: The Project Estimator is responsible for working on and maintaining multiple projects simultaneously....
8 hours ago
Michael Page - Minneapolis, MN
Due to growth, they are currently seeking to appoint an Estimator to their construction team....
14 hours ago
Lennar Homes - Minneapolis, MN
Create and maintain accurate material take-offs. Monitor material usage in the field for overages/shortages to update/correct material take-offs....
4 days ago
Eden Prairie, MN
must have proven experience estimating medium to large project sizes Bachelor's degree in Construction Management or other applicable field preferred Ability to use MC2, TSI, Quick Pen, Accubid, OST...
4 days ago
Minneapolis, MN
must have proven experience estimating medium to large project sizes Bachelor's degree in Construction Management or other applicable field preferred Ability to use MC2, TSI, Quick Pen, Accubid, OST...
4 days ago
Minneapolis, MN
Job Description: Estimator to add to their team....
5 days ago

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Salary for Estimator Jobs in Minnesota

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Highest Education Level

Estimators in Minnesota offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (32.6%)
  • High School or GED (23.6%)
  • Vocational or Certification (16.0%)
  • Master's Degree (12.3%)
  • 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 Minnesota
  • 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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