Middlesex County, NJ

Atlantic Group is currently representing a construction project management group seeking candidates for a Civil Estimator position located in Eddison, NJ. The successful candidate will enjoy being hands on and involved in a team-oriented culture where individual and company success are highly valued.




  • Inspect the specifications, scope of work, and drawings to create accurate preliminary budgets, conceptual estimates and detailed estimates
  • Develop material supplier/subcontractor bid lists
  • Put together bid packages, and receive bids from vendors and subcontractors
  • Create pricing strategies
  • Understand the importance of contract documents and potential risks
  • Work with contracts departments to assess risks with the contract
  • Manage the buyout process, create the requisition, and communicate information to the Project Team
  • Consult with the operations team during the strategy meetings on the strategy project or estimate
  • Help prepare the preliminary construction work plans and schedules
  • Meet with Architects, Owner, Engineers and Consultants for design meetings
  • Go out to projects to confirm status of estimate versus project status, meet with the project operations team, view work in place for experience and comparison to the estimate
  • Create and manage shop drawings, project submittals and material certifications




  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or Construction Management or related field preferred
  • 5+ years of experience in civil construction with experience in estimating and/or project operations
  • Works well in a team environment
  • Possesses excellent time management system and great organizational skills
  • Experience with Microsoft Office and ERP systems
  • Experience with estimating, engineering, cost tracking systems and site surveying
  • HCSS experience preferred
  • Required to travel to job sites
  • Client will pay for relocation






Note: Qualified candidates will be contacted within 2 business days of application. If an applicant does not meet the above criteria, we will keep your resume on file for future opportunities and may contact you for further discussion.

Date Posted 2/4/2021
Salary $80,000 - $90,0000

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