Construction Estimator

Monolith Construction LLC - Knoxville, TN

Full-timeEstimated: $58,000 - $77,000 a year

Monolith Construction LLC is seeking to a hire a construction Estimator with 4+ years of experience estimating commercial projects.


The Estimator is responsible for the preparation of program, schematic, document and construction document cost estimates as appropriate for each project. Assist in coordination of the bidding process with the project teams. Update and maintain cost history database. Review projects with the team after completion to implement improvements.


  • Prepare bid advertisements and solicit bidders
  • Schedule site walks and ensure all bidders are familiar with their scopes of work
  • Prepare design RFPs and solicit architects/engineers
  • Prepare work scope packages and bid documents
  • Upload and maintain bid documents to our estimating software
  • Prepare quantity take-offs, estimates and cost recaps to confirm quotes
  • Maintain and update bidders list of suppliers, vendors and subcontractors
  • Obtain, print and review plans and bid documents
  • Assist with obtaining building permits
  • Assist in award of contracts and purchase orders
  • Assist in value engineering
  • Maintain and update master scope templates
  • Create assigned vendor/sub list for each project prior to mobilization
  • Create a schedule for each project prior to bid
  • Review project with superintendent prior to mobilization to ensure thorough understanding of scopes of work for all subcontractors and vendors
  • Gather and process submittals to ensure accuracy from vendors and subcontractors to the project documents
  • Process change order requests, prepare itemization summaries and change order documents
  • Gather and maintain project closeout documents such as manuals, warranty information and as-builts for distribution to architect and client at end of project.

Job Type: Full-time

Job Location:

  • Knoxville, TN 37923

Minimum Qualifications:

  • 4 years estimating experience on commercial construction projects
  • BA Degree or equivalent experience estimating commercial construction
  • Pass drug screening
  • Pass background check
  • Proficient in use of computer programs to estimate
  • Must have valid driver’s license and reliable transportation

Job Type: Full-time