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03/2016 Immediate Opening - Heavy Project Estimator

A Knoxville, Tennessee based company searching for a Heavy Highway Project Estimator to assist with an expanding market. Primary focus is guardrail, signs and fence installation. Please see responsibilities listed below:

Estimator Responsibilities

  • Primary responsibilities are estimating and bidding on jobs for TDOT and other private sectors
  • Identify and quantify cost factors, such as production time, materials, and labor expenses
  • Travel to jobsites to gather information on materials needed, labor required and other factors
  • Read blueprints and technical documents in order to prepare estimates
  • Collaborate with engineers, architects, clients, and contractors on estimates
  • Consult with industry experts to discuss estimates and resolve issues
  • Use computer software to calculate estimates
  • Evaluate a product’s cost-effectiveness or profitability
  • Recommend ways to make a product more cost effective or profitable
  • Work with team to prepare estimate and bids for clients
  • Develop project plans for duration of project
  • Oversee invoicing to our customers

Education –

A bachelor’s degree is preferred; however a few highly experienced construction workers may qualify without a bachelor’s degree. 5 years estimating experience preferred.

Work Schedule –

Full Time Employment, some overtime may be required to meet deadlines.


Analytical Skills – Accurately evaluating detailed specifications.

Detail Oriented – Cost estimators must pay attention to small details because such details may have a large impact on a projects overall cost.

Technical Skills – Detailed knowledge of industry process, materials, and costs are vital to estimators. Should be able to use computer programs to calculate equations and handle large databases, Excel proficient

Time-Management Skills – Goal & Task oriented with fixed deadlines, must plan in advance and work efficiently and accurately.

Writing Skills – Must be able to write detailed reports.


Negotiable based on experience

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03/2016  Opening - Abatement Estimator / Project Manager

E. Luke Greene Co., Inc. is searching for an Asbestos Abatement Estimator/ Project Manager for our Knoxville, TN location. If you are interested and qualified please submit a resume to for evaluation. Listed below are the major responsibilities for the successful candidate.

  1. Estimator/Project Manager to bid work and to manger the work from beginning to end.
  2. Experience in job take-off—quantifying and pricing,
  3. Ability to negotiate contracts.
  4. Prepare any required work plans, applying for permits, filing EPA and OSHA required paperwork.
  5. Coordinate schedule with ELG personnel and the owner/contractor.
  6. Preparing project invoices.
  7. Preparing closeout paperwork.
  8. Travel will be required. Limited out of town overnight required.
  9. Benefits are competitive Salary, Health, Dental, and Life insurance, Paid Vacation, Simple IRA Plan, with vehicle furnished.

(E. Luke Greene Co., Inc.  is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Drug Free Work Place-Pre-Employment drug screens are required. We are a federal contractor required to use the E-Verify system to establish eligibility to work in the US.)


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