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Senior Estimator

locationDenver, CO, USA
PublishedPublished: 6/14/2022
Full Time

Job Description

Our client is a leading Engineering Design and Consulting Firm - A/E/C that has a top notch data center practice. They provide MEP design and AEC services along with consulting expertise in the Data Center / Mission Critical Facilities Space with the mindset to provide reliability, energy efficiency, and sustainability. They provide these services for Enterprise Data Center Customers, the Colo Market and for Hyperscale companies. This career-growth minded opportunity offers exciting projects and visibility with leading-edge technology and innovation as well as competitive salaries and benefits.

Senior Estimator - Denver CO
Solid experience in HVAC / Mechanical Estimating for Construction Projects a MUST!


  • Prepare and review Price and Cost Proposals / Specifications, drawings or customer requests to determine equipment requirements
  • Prepare and review the scope specified within the proposal to ensure it includes appropriate scope
  • Prepare price work up sheets to accurately determine costs and profits
  • Review the labor rates to ensure accordance to the contract specifications and check labor productivity to ensure hours allotted are appropriate to minimize working restrictions, overtime, etc.
  • Prepare and review the material pricing and validate against other pricing references, acquire material quotes when possible
  • Prepare and review pre-purchased material or equipment and/or equipment rental rates against fair and reasonable pricing references
  • Review contractor mark-ups to ensure that the correct mark-ups are being used and that any mark-up caps are not exceeded
  • Assist with the Preparation of Sales Proposals
  • Assist in sales strategy for proposals
  • Interface with Project Managers regarding project requirements
  • Will participate in the negotiation meeting with subcontractors
  • Develop cost estimates from the engineering drawings; proactively identify deficiencies and/or questions; and actively assist the project team toward the answers
  • Prepare and review material take-offs from contract documents and drawings
  • Prepare conceptual and cost study estimates from preliminary sketches
  • Accumulate, evaluate and document historical cost data for the development of future estimates


  • Experience with Construction Services for Large Buildings / Facilities a Must
  • Previous role as a Mechanical Estimator a must
  • Experience working for a Mechanical Contractor
  • Electrical / Mechanical Systems background
  • Experience with Modular Data Centers a huge plus!
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Willingness to travel
  • Capable of Multi-tasking in a fast paced environment.
  • MS Office Skills to include: Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, Visio
  • Previous experience in the Military / Military Veterans a huge plus! Experience with Electrical / Mechanical: Navy nukes - EMN, ETN, MMNs, SeaBees, Army - Power Generation, Air Force – Power Production, Generator Techs, Maritime, Coast Guard, Army National Guard, etc.
  • Bachelor's Degree in Business, Finance, Engineering or Construction
  • 5-10 years of experience in performing Cost Estimates, Reviewing Contractor's Price and Cost Proposals for major engineering and construction projects
  • Heavy Construction Projects experience is preferred
  • Experience with Construction Estimation Software (Timberline, CMIC, etc.)

Submittal Instructions:

Please apply directly by clicking the link below, alternatively you can forward your resume directly to:

After applying, if you have further questions, you may call 973-895-5200 and ask for Iggy. You can also submit via our career portal and take a look at other Critical Facility openings we are working on at,

If this job is not for you, feel free to forward this along. WE PAY FOR REFERRALS!!

Company offers competitive salaries and benefits package including medical insurance, a 401(k) plan
EOE/AA Employer M/F/D/V
Pkaza LLC is a third-party employment firm. All fees assessed by Pkaza LLC will be paid by our employer that we represent and not by the candidate

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