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Centennial, CO 




$50,000.00 per year

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Full time



Job Description:

Primary Purpose: Prepare portions of contract proposal estimates for one or more disciplines, including the determination of applicable project plans and specifications. Review proposal specifications and drawings to determine scope of work and required contents of estimate. Prepare discipline estimates by calculating complete takeoff of scope of work. Review design options and recommend best solution based on cost, engineering quality, or availability of materials.


Typical Duties: Calculate various statistical data: quantity take-offs, material price lists, labor costs per manhour, equipment, etc. Research historical data (purchase orders, subcontracts, productivity analysis reports, etc.) and compile summary reports to develop guidelines and precedence for future estimates. Participate in developing project update and bid package estimate documents. Maintain files of working documents for back-up to estimating figures. Assist in the monitoring of conceptual estimates with actual cost data.  Minimum supervision provided when estimating items in own discipline.  May independently estimate a small to medium sized project.


Job Requirements:

Mental Requirements: General knowledge of estimating techniques, cost control and material pricing required. Ability to calculate mathematical extensions, read and understand engineering drawings, purchase orders, contracts, cost coding systems, etc. is essential.


Physically Requirements: Employee must be able to sit, stand, or walk for long periods; lift and carry up to 20 lbs.   Must be able to speak clearly and understandably.  Must be able to hear safety warnings without visual references.


Licensing Requirements: possession of a valid Colorado driver's license as a requirement to operate vehicles and equipment; OSHA 10-Hour card; First-Aid card; may include other licensing as needed.


Language Requirements: Ability to communicate effectively, both in writing and verbally, is required.


Training Requirements: Educational and experience requirements include: 4 year engineering degree or equivalent combinations of technical training and/or related experience.  1-2 years construction estimating, engineering or similar experience.


Natural Progression Plan:  employees may progress as shown below:


                Level 1:  entry level with most of the basic skills listed above.

                Level 2:  experienced level with the complete set of skills listed above.


Advancement Opportunity: Chief Estimator


Succession Plan:  Time investment of two years or more in the position.  Leadership, technical abilities, and planning competencies must be demonstrated and remarkable.  Potential leaders will be cultivated and trained individually based on their strengths and weaknesses.

For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.
Dealership Overview

Scott Contracting Inc

With a unique full-service approach, we specialize in self-performing earthwork, utilities, concrete structures and concrete paving construction for public and private entities, as individual services, in combination, or in a turnkey fashion, including CM and GC services.

Through our turnkey solutions, we deliver safe, on-time, high-quality work, while offering the convenience of a single point of contact for all of your infrastructure needs. Simply put, Scott Contracting delivers performance as promised.

Our Services
Because no two customers are exactly alike, Scott Contracting offers a broad range of infrastructure construction services tailored to fit the specific needs of our customers. Whether your project is simple or complex, small or large, we have the experience and resources to develop effective infrastructure solutions to support your project goals.


Our Experience
Scott Contracting’s strengths come from a dedicated and diverse team of experienced project managers, field superintendents, tradesmen, and other professionals. With more than 150 years of combined industry experience among our management team alone, we understand the evolving needs of the construction marketplace. Equally important, we consistently strive to develop innovative solutions to help our customers achieve new successes.

Our Process
Focused on delivering total satisfaction, Scott Contracting works closely with our customers ensuring best-in-class performance. We start by listening to your project goals, enabling us to develop effective infrastructure solutions that meet those goals.

We believe reliability, flexibility and consistent communication are key elements to a successful project. For these reasons, we maintain regular contact with our customers throughout a project to identify your concerns so that we can capitalize on opportunities for you. As a result, we offer proactive solutions saving you time and money.

At Scott Contracting, we also use the latest project management system technologies to assist our infrastructure specialists in providing fast, efficient and reliable service to our customers. These systems produce organized and comprehensive processes ensuring that a project’s cost, schedule and quality are managed every step of the way.

In short, we’re committed to helping your project succeed. From proposal submission to project closeout, we concentrate on quality control and your satisfaction. After all, meeting your needs and exceeding your expectations is our mission.

Our Commitment to Safety
The safety culture at Scott Contracting begins with a firm commitment from the top. Management considers the safety of our employees and the general public an integral part of our daily business. We are committed to a best-in-class safety program that assists us in the prevention of job site injuries. Under this program, employees are trained and empowered to enforce safe performance and compliance with company procedures and OSHA regulations.

Web Site:
Address: 9200 East Mineral Ave Englewood, CO, United States
Phone: 7208894407
Dealership: Scott Contracting Inc