Estimator Jobs in Suffolk, VA

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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Damuth Trane - Chesapeake, VA (21 miles from Suffolk, VA)
Responsible for the take-off and pricing of controls materials to ensure accuracy of quantity, size, configuration, voltage, options, etc....
3 hours ago
Newport News, VA (12 miles from Suffolk, VA)
Estimator! This Jobot Job is hosted by: Paul Madden Are you a fit? Easy Apply now by clicking the Apply on company site button and sending us your resume....
11 hours ago
GPAC - Norfolk, VA (15 miles from Suffolk, VA)
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5 days ago
General Services Admin - Norfolk, VA (15 miles from Suffolk, VA)
As a Construction Analyst (Cost Estimator), you will serve as an Estimator and Scheduler for all types of projects, from prospectus level to small program level projects, and serve as the cost manager...
5 days ago
EMCOR Group, Inc. - Norfolk, VA (15 miles from Suffolk, VA)
Previous experience providing pre-construction estimating analysis of costs for at-risk construction projects....
9 days ago
Ferguson - Newport News, VA (12 miles from Suffolk, VA)
Job Description: Ferguson Enterprises is seeking an experienced Mechanical Estimator to work inside its Virtual Design and Construction Group....
10 days ago
Damuth Trane - Chesapeake, VA (21 miles from Suffolk, VA)
Handle the take-off and pricing of controls materials to ensure accuracy of quantity, size, configuration, voltage, options, etc....
10 days ago
TD Garden - Norfolk, VA (15 miles from Suffolk, VA)
Previous experience providing pre-construction estimating analysis of costs for at-risk construction projects....
10 days ago
Newport News, VA (12 miles from Suffolk, VA)
Job Information Aerotek Assistant Estimator in Newport News, Virginia Our partner in Hampton Roads is looking to hire an experienced Assistant Estimator to join their team!...
11 days ago
Jobot - Newport News, VA (12 miles from Suffolk, VA)
Estimator! This Jobot Job is hosted by: Paul Madden Are you a fit? Easy Apply now by clicking the "Apply on company site" button and sending us your resume....
13 days ago
Newport News, VA (12 miles from Suffolk, VA)
Job Information Aerotek Estimator in Newport News, Virginia Aerotek's client is looking to hire an experienced Estimator for their team!...
17 days ago
GPAC - Suffolk, VA
Conducts review and take-off of blueprints. Solicits bids from subcontractors. Gathers subcontractor pricing and conducts scope review....
19 days ago
GPAC - Newport News, VA (12 miles from Suffolk, VA)
Conducts review and take-off of blueprints. Solicits bids from subcontractors. Gathers subcontractor pricing and conducts scope review....
19 days ago
GPAC - Chesapeake, VA (21 miles from Suffolk, VA)
Conducts review and take-off of blueprints. Solicits bids from subcontractors. Gathers subcontractor pricing and conducts scope review....
19 days ago
Atlantic CommTech Corporation - Norfolk, VA (15 miles from Suffolk, VA)
job folders Reviews construction documents and understands scope of work to bid Executes take-offs of construction documents Inputs take-offs into bidding software Obtains pricing for materials from...
Remote Work
20 days ago

Demographic Data for Suffolk, VA

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Salary for Estimator Jobs in Suffolk, VA

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

$88,740

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Estimator positions.

Highest Education Level

Estimators in Suffolk, VA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (32.6%)
  • High School or GED (23.6%)
  • 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 Suffolk, VA
  • 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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