The assistant estimator for construction reviews project documents and establishes pricing for all of the projects in a specific geographic area. They are also responsible for reviewing project specifications and working in close collaboration with the district manager when performing their duties. The assistant estimator for construction also assists the superintendent and project manager with the overall plan of construction, solicits and obtains bids from subcontractors, prepares the contract agenda of values for authorization by the superintendent and project manager, and helps prepare the start and finish checklists.
Assistant Estimator, Construction Tasks
Oversee work progress, complete logs, and update supervisors about challenges.
Write up technical reports, subcontracts, purchase orders, project updates, and proposals.
Interpret plans and construction materials to propose and double-check estimates.
Identify and resolve deviations from the proposal, including scope and specifications.