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Mid-Level Estimator

San Diego, CA

Richard & Richard Construction Co., Inc. is a well-established fast-growing General Contractor with an outstanding reputation within the industry.

The company is actively seeking to hire a mid-level Estimator with approximately 10 years of construction experience, with a minimum of 5 years in estimating.

Construction related education is a plus but not a required.

Candidate must be a good fit with the company culture and one who shares R&R’s core values. This is an individual who acts with integrity, honesty and fairness, and who is a team player that is dedicated and accountable.

This ideal candidate should self-motivated, detail oriented, strategic in approach, competitive by nature, and willing to learn.

R&R is a company of service minded professionals prepared to go the extra mile.



    • Review and understand the requirements of Bid Requests
    • Strategize bid approach based upon available information
    • Manage Bid process
  • Process Bid Documents
      • Solicit Subs/Vendors
      • Field/Address Questions from Subs
      • Issue RFI’s
      • Manage Addendums/Changes/Supplemental Info
      • Perform Jobwalks
    • Develop preliminary schedule to determine project duration for general condition calculations
    • Evaluate scopes and determine most competitive approach to project
    • Have ability to estimate a project through the lens of how it actually needs to be constructed
    • Perform quantity take-offs to validate and qualify sub bids
    • Field and qualify bids, be able to manage risk, and weigh cost vs. performance.
    • Qualify conditions of proposal
    • Present Proposals  – Track award – Close the deal
    • Have understanding of Consensus and AIA contract documents
    • Populate Owner contract and prepare contract exhibits
    • Write subcontractor scope of work exhibits
    • Present Project Handover package to R&R Project team
    • Support with project startup and procurement of long lead items



Salary range $85,000 to $115,000.

Benefits: 401k, Medical Insurance, (Dental/Vision optional), Life Insurance, Paid vacation.