Title:  Estimator

Division:  Theory Construction

Location:  Gainesville, Florida


Theory Construction, a division of Concept Companies, is looking for a full-time Estimator to work within the Preconstruction Department.  The commercial building construction Estimator and civil/site work Estimator will report to the Director of Preconstruction.  This is a non-remote position.  Estimator to work with Preconstruction team and subcontractor community to develop project budgets.  Do a self-perform analysis for site and earthwork as needed to support Concept Companies’ site development division, Pinnacle Site Solutions.

  • Works with the preconstruction team to produce the overall project budget.
  • Works with the construction team to produce schedules, general conditions, and site plans.
  • Works with Pinnacle Site Solutions as needed to estimate self-perform work
  • Defines the scope of the project based on bid documents
  • Develops budgets based on the scope of work.
  • Obtains bids from vendors and subcontractors as needed.  Evaluates and reviews bids for complete scope.
  • Compiles, submits and manages RFI.
  • Attends meetings as needed.
  • Prepares proposals
  • Helps maintain a historical database and subcontractor database
  • Sets up projects after award for handoff to the construction team


  • BA/BS in Construction or related field
  • Knowledge/experience in commercial construction
  • Knowledge/experience in civil and underground utilities
  • Estimating experience preferred
  • Strong proficiency in Excel
  • Proficiency in OST, Quickbid and Agtek Earthwork 4D strongly suggested
  • Maintains good professional relationships and has strong written and verbal skills


  • Medical, Dental, Vision and Disability coverage
  • Paid holidays and paid time off
  • 401k with employer match
  • Competitive Salary
  • A chance to work with a proficient team that wants to help each other succeed.