Estimator Jobs in Mesquite, TX

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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Grand Prairie, TX (21 miles from Mesquite, TX)
Experience in construction or take off software is a plus. English/Spanish bilingual is also a plus. *Will train the right motivated person....
1 day ago
MYCON General Contractors, Inc - Dallas, TX (10 miles from Mesquite, TX)
Job Summary The Estimator I is responsible for aiding the project lead estimator during the bid process. Aids in preparing quantity take-offs on projects....
1 day ago
GPAC - Dallas, TX (10 miles from Mesquite, TX)
Job Description: JOB DESCRIPTION Estimator- Commercial Electrical A growing electrical contractor is looking to add a Estimator to their team....
1 day ago
SMR Construction - Richardson, TX (15 miles from Mesquite, TX)
Preparing quantity take-offs, developing the pricing for work to be performed and work to secure vendor rates and prices. Makes phone calls to solicit subcontractor proposals....
1 day ago
GPAC - Dallas, TX (10 miles from Mesquite, TX)
They recently experienced their lead estimator retiring and need a commercial estimator to help keep up with the steady pipeline of projects....
1 day ago
GPAC - Dallas, TX (10 miles from Mesquite, TX)
SKILLS: Steady, stable, and reliable Proficient in MS Office Suite and Quote soft Knowledge of Colorado market a plus Ability to estimate projects up to $500MIL PLUMBING/PIPING ESTIMATOR BENEFITS:...
1 day ago
GPAC - Dallas, TX (10 miles from Mesquite, TX)
Job Description: glass and glazing contractor is seeking a PM / Estimator to join their team. This company works on diverse commercial glass projects anywhere from $25K-$5M range....
1 day ago
Dallas, TX (10 miles from Mesquite, TX)
estimates from the client's RFQ documents and drawings and any other information learned during the pre-bid showing Maintain cost estimating tools including databases, spreadsheets, and other computer-based...
2 days ago
Dallas, TX (10 miles from Mesquite, TX)
Prepare quantity take-offs and pricing for Concrete, Rebar, and CMU. Submit timely questions for clarification during the bid process. Attend pre-bid meetings....
4 days ago
Dallas, TX (10 miles from Mesquite, TX)
Management or related field is preferred. 3-7+ years of experience in HVAC and Sheetmetal Estimating Proven experience as a Construction Foreman....
5 days ago
Flynn Companies - Dallas, TX (10 miles from Mesquite, TX)
Commercial Roofing Estimator Company: Flynn BEC LP Location: Dallas-Fort Worth Job Summary We have an opportunity for a Commercial Roofing Estimator located in the Fort Worth, TX area....
5 days ago
GHD - Dallas, TX (10 miles from Mesquite, TX)
management and conceptual estimating project Use detailed construction analysis and historical costs to develop schedules and prepare comprehensive cost estimates to perform the work Establish and...
5 days ago
Richardson, TX (15 miles from Mesquite, TX)
Our estimator role will generate and manage estimates required for sales, pre-construction and bidding efforts. This position will work out of our Richardson office location M-F 9 -5....
5 days ago
Dallas, TX (10 miles from Mesquite, TX)
If you are a freelance estimator we are interested as well....
6 days ago
Tecta America Corporation - Dallas, TX (10 miles from Mesquite, TX)
Perform roof inspections, roof take-offs, roof drawings, roof evaluations and provide roofing solutions for our customers roofing needs....
6 days ago

Demographic Data for Mesquite, TX

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Salary for Estimator Jobs in Mesquite, TX

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


Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Estimators in Mesquite, TX 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 Mesquite, TX
  • 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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