Estimators play a critical role assisting our project management team supporting the bid process from bid preparation/submittal to award.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assures our company can perform specified jobs by evaluating job information
  • Prepares job estimates and quotations utilizing a company software and various documents (Excel / Adobe PDF) and prints
  • Interacts with clients via phone, email or in-person to clarify project opportunities
  • Thoroughly reviews data to determine both material and labor requirements
  • Consults with clients, vendors, and/or other individuals to discuss and formulate estimates and resolve issues
  • Communicates with clients to obtain support and agreement to the cost estimates
  • Assists in review of completed jobs for future estimates
  • Identifies cost trends to assist management in cost reduction and process improvement efforts
  • Maintains and electronically files project records to include open, lost and awarded bids as well as jobs that have been completed
  • Become proficient in all company provided computer software
  • Notifies supervisor of significant errors and/or omissions in cost or material counts as soon as becoming aware of the problem
  • Performs other related duties as assigned



  • Bachelor’s Degree in Construction Management or Related field preferred
  • Strong communication and customer service skills
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Strong mathematical and costing skills
  • Ability to negotiate pricing for bids of varying sizing and costs.
  • Full understanding of Microsoft Office software
  • Familiarity with Emullion industry software and/or ability or willingness to learn the program


If you are interested in joining our team, apply at hr@chicagodoorways.com