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Posted: Monday, February 6, 2017 12:21 AM


W.M. Schlosser Company in search of an experienced estimator(s) to help grow our office in Chesapeake Virginia. We are looking for applicants who will help promote the development of business while bidding on complex and exciting construction projects. As the sole estimator in the Chesapeake office, the applicant would be responsible to compile a qualified bidders list for local projects; conveying invitations to bidders; soliciting bids; preparing estimates for all Schlosser work, quantifying and pricing labor and materials; receiving bids; and reviewing bids to prepare total project costs.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Determine the scope of work and the quantities for bids; cost estimates for bids.
Solicit sub-contractors to participate in bids.
Question sub-contractors about their scope of work and provide them assistance, information to develop scope and pricing for bids.
Evaluate scope and pricing from sub-contractors and advise the chief estimator on who to use for bids.
Assist chief estimator and project managers once a bid has been awarded in evaluating sub-contractors who may be awarded work with WMS.
Assist field managers in interpreting scope for change orders and extra work.
Assist field managers in pricing and/or defending prices and costs on change orders and extra work.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

Bachelor’s degree in engineering or a related field.
1-3 years experience.


Knowledge of construction techniques in all civil disciplines, project administration, project management and project scheduling.
Safety and OSHA regulations, environmental regulations, Federal, State and Local bureaucracies and agencies are important areas to be familiar with.

Contact Person: Tracy Garland
Email Address:
Phone: 240-355-5930
Fax: 301-773-0963

• Location: Chesapeake

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