Diamond Peak Recruiting

Estimator Lexington KY

Job Description:

Our client is a general contractor that specializes in commercial construction projects. They are looking to hire an Estimator in Lexington, Kentucky.


Experience and Skills:

  • Must have 3-10+ years of experience as an Estimator
  • Conduct thorough cost analysis for materials, labor, equipment, and other project-related expenses
  • Prepare detailed and accurate construction cost estimates, considering all aspects of the project
  • Collaborate with project managers, architects, and engineers to understand project requirements
  • Develop comprehensive take-offs and quantity surveys
  • Solicit and evaluate subcontractor and supplier bids to ensure competitiveness and quality
  • Negotiate pricing and terms with vendors and subcontractors
  • Work closely with project teams to develop project budgets based on the estimated costs
  • Monitor and control project costs throughout the construction process
  • Maintain detailed and organized records of all estimates, bids, and correspondence
  • Provide timely and accurate reports to management as needed
  • BS in Construction Management or similar preferred



  • Base salary of $70,000 – $95,000, depending on experience
  • Health, dental, vision
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Vehicle and gas allowance
  • Much more!

Tagged as: Estimator