Junior Estimator

PJS Group is seeking a Jr. Estimator to join our Estimating team. PJS Group is an experienced civil engineering and electrical contractor in the tristate area currently realizing continued growth and opportunity in the public sector including PANYNJ, DDC, NYCT, DDC and DPR. PJS Group has built a solid reputation based on knowledge, experience and reliability and positioning our organization for continued success in heavy building, highway, utilities, and bridges

About the Job

The Jr. Estimator will be responsible for assisting the team in the estimating process including but not limited to collecting and analyzing data in order to estimate the time, money, and labor required for a project.

Essential Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

• Learning the estimating and job costing process in order to assist with the preparation of detailed estimates for multi-million-dollar projects
• Understanding project goals and deadlines
• Reading and understanding plan drawings to assist with the development of accurate take offs
• Soliciting and evaluating sub-contractor quotes and following up

Required Experience and Knowledge:

• Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering or Construction Management preferred
• Prior experience in an Estimating department preferred (internship experience acceptable)
• Strong computer skills including experience with Microsoft Office Suite, specifically Excel, with the ability to learn new systems quickly
• Highly organized and detail oriented with strong problem-solving skills
• Acute sense of urgency with the ability to meet deadlines
• Ability to build positive and sustainable relationships with peers, subordinates and vendors
• Must be authorized to work in the US

What we will do for you:

• Health, Dental and Vision Insurance
• Flexible Spending Accounts
• Paid Holidays, Vacation and PTO Days
• 401k with company match
• Life and Disability Insurance

Please send resume to hr@ipjs.com

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