Estimator II (IRC7489)
Mortenson Construction - Denver, CO

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  • Prepare accurate quantity surveys and estimates for those divisions of the bid as assigned.
  • Complete assignments by due dates as indicated on the bid responsibility sheet.
  • Solicit subcontractor and/or supplier quotations or scheduling input as required for the assignments. Build relationships.
  • Participate in plan review and estimate reviews for respective projects bidding.
  • Assist in the compiling of historical cost data for project estimates and bids.
  • Prepare lists of subcontractors/suppliers confirmed to be bidding on project.
  • Make calls to Architects/Engineers requesting clarifications or additional information regarding projects currently being worked on. Build relationships.
  • Assist Lead Estimator on bid day as assigned.
  • Become familiar in the usage of all estimating software.
  • Other duties and responsibilities upon request .
Supervision, Coordination or Work Direction
  • Provide leadership to other team members in the department by displaying resourcefulness, self-starting work habits, and creativity in problem solving based on information and judgment.
Summary of the Expected Outcome(s)
  • High quality professional level work product, a positive attitude and behavior traits, initiative and productivity are expected in this position.
  • Performance should meet and/or exceed the positions established standards, goals and accountabilities.


  • Two year associates degree in Architectural Drafting & Estimating, or four year bachelor¬ís degree in construction management or engineering, or equivalent experience.
  • Three to five years commercial or industrial estimating experience, with a background in estimating self performed work.
  • General knowledge of estimating techniques, cost control, and material pricing required.
  • Ability to read and understand engineering drawings, purchase orders, contracts, cost coding systems, etc., is essential.
  • Strong basic math skills
  • Strong teamwork orientation
  • Positive attitude and professional customer service skills
  • Detail oriented

Additional Details

M. A. Mortenson Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer.



Amount of Travel

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M. A. Mortenson Company leaves its footprints all over the country. The general contractor performs construction, development, and...