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Sr. Estimator - Newport, KY

Location: Newport, KY, United States
Company: EGC
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EGC Construction, a subsidiary of Messer Construction Co., is currently seeking a Sr. Estimator to join the team at our Northern KY corporate office. In this position, you will work with a team of Estimators within our regions to provide cost planning & estimating services to support our projects. The open position will serve as support for our business plan with a primary focus on our key market segments: industrial, commercial and specialty medical. The ideal candidate will have industrial estimating experience and the desire to grow and advance into a leadership role within the organization.

Headquartered in Newport, Kentucky and have been servicing local, regional, and international clients since 1978, EGC is committed to safety and the continuous improvement of our safety systems. We have received national safety awards as a result of our performance.

EGC is proud to be part of the Messer family of companies and we are committed to building what matters most for our customers and transforming the communities in which we live.

What You Will Do:

  • Lead the lump sum bid process including risk assessment, quantity surveying, self-performance pricing, scheduling, bid solicitation, subcontractor scope coordination and final bid assembly.
  • Perform schematic, design development and construction document estimates for our Design Build and Construction Management projects. This includes budgeting all scopes of work, value analysis of current design, communication with and presentation to Owner and design team.
  • Coordinate efforts with Operations, MEP estimators and our in-house specialty trades to deliver final products to our clients.
  • Provide cost expertise to our clients and design team members to assist in making decisions.

What You Will Bring:

  • 5+ years of Estimating experience
  • Bachelor’s degree preferred.
  • Knowledge of construction processes/industry/delivery methods
  • Skilled in technology and have ability to master multiple software.


  • Possess all auditory, speaking and communicating capabilities.
  • Honest, reliable, dependable and display good character.
  • Physical requirements: standing, walking, bending, twisting, climbing, pushing, pulling, lifting up to 50lbs., seeing and reading.

EGC is a merit shop contractor supporting a Team working environment. All Team members will be required from time to time to perform other duties they are qualified to perform, outside of this job description and their normal work function.

All EGC employees are required to comply with our Substance Abuse Prevention Policy as a condition of employment. EGC Construction may condition offers of employment upon taking and passing of a post-offer/pre-employment drug screen.

EGC Construction is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation or gender identity. EGC is committed to a diverse workforce.