Mechanical Estimator-Commercial Construction

Mechanical Estimator-Commercial Construction


Queens, New York

Employment Type



Architecture, Engineering & Construction

Job ID



Well-established Commercial Construction/ Mechanical Subcontracting Company is looking for a PROJECT ESTIMATOR to join their team of top professionals in Queens, NY. 

Job Description:

The ideal candidate should be motivated, positive and have experience Estimating large, commercial projects in General Construction, as well as Mechanical/ HVAC industry. Experience estimating for projects with government agencies like NYCHA and SCA is a MUST.


Responsibilities include:

  • Perform Quantity on-screen takeoff
  • Attend Pre-Bid Meeting / Walk-Through / Survey
  • Work with vendors and subcontractors for quotations
  • Prepare complete project estimates and prepare proposals
  • Prepare change order proposals and negotiation meetings
  • Ensure overall accuracy of the estimates
  • Update and Maintain company estimating software with labor productivity and unit cost

Job Requirements:

  • Must have at least 5+ years experience with GC and Mechanical HVAC. Estimating with project size $3M+
  • Experience with Public projects (NYCSCA, NYCHA, NYCDDC, DASNY, MTA, PANYNJ, etc…)
  • Experience with Commercial projects.
  • Advanced in using estimating software, on-screen takeoff (piping & duct)
  • Microsoft Office Suite (Excel Formula and Function), AutoCad MEP
  • Experience in using Trimble Autobid Mechanical & Sheet Metal (a plus)
  • Strong working knowledge of mechanical systems and equipment
  • Bachelor of Science in Engineering or Construction Management A PLUS





Contact Details:

Cathryn Gonis

Executive Recruiter