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Citrus Heights, CA 95610

Posted: 01/11/2024 Employment Type: DirectHire Industry: Other Job Number: 1666578 Pay Rate: $80000 / year

Job Description

Estimator needed in Northern Sacramento for a well-respected and family-oriented truss design and construction company. This is an exceptional opportunity for an experienced professional with a deep understanding of Truss Design, construction costs, and project estimation. If you are passionate about delivering accurate estimates and contributing to the success of construction projects, we want to hear from you. This is a Direct Hire opportunity for the right candidate.



  • Estimation: Accurately estimating the cost of Truss Design projects, including materials, labor, and equipment.

  • Bid Preparation: Preparing comprehensive and competitive bids for projects, ensuring all relevant costs are considered.

  • Vendor and Supplier Relations: Collaborating with vendors and suppliers to obtain competitive pricing and ensure timely procurement of materials.

  • Blueprint Analysis: Reviewing project blueprints and specifications to identify project requirements and generate accurate estimates.

  • Cost Analysis: Analyzing project costs and proposing cost-saving measures without compromising quality.

  • Project Coordination: Working closely with project managers, engineers, and architects to gather project details and specifications.

  • Documentation: Maintaining detailed records of project estimates, bids, and cost data for future reference.

  • Risk Assessment: Identifying potential risks and challenges in project estimates and proposing mitigation strategies.

  • Continuous Improvement: Staying current with industry trends, materials, and construction methods to improve estimating accuracy.



  • Specialized Experience: Minimum of 5 of experience in Truss Design construction project estimation.

  • Technical Knowledge: In-depth understanding of Truss Design principles, construction materials, methods, and costs.

  • Analytical Skills: Strong analytical and problem-solving skills to generate accurate estimates.

  • Communication: Excellent communication skills to collaborate with internal teams, vendors, and clients.

  • Detail-Oriented: Exceptional attention to detail to ensure precise cost calculations.

  • Software Proficiency: Proficiency in construction estimation software and tools.

  • Math Skills: Strong mathematical skills for accurate calculations and cost analysis.

  • Time Management: Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously and meet deadlines.

  • Willingness to work collaboratively with a diverse team.

  • Bachelor's degree in Construction Management, Engineering, or a related field is preferred but not mandatory.



  • Certification: Certification as a Professional Estimator (CPE) or similar accreditation.

  • Project Management: Familiarity with project management principles and tools.

  • Cost Estimation Software: Proficiency in industry-standard cost estimation software.

  • Industry Networks: Existing networks or memberships in construction industry associations.


If you are a skilled Estimator with a background in Truss Design construction and a passion for accuracy, we invite you to apply for this challenging and rewarding opportunity. Join our client’s team and be a key contributor to our success in delivering exceptional Truss Design projects.


Salary Range: $65k - $80k


Must be able to clear a thorough drug screening and criminal background check, provide a minimum of two supervisory references and proper documentation to verify eligibility to work in the USA. Other compliance factors may be involved, depending on position including COVID Vaccination/Boosters. River City Staffing is an Equal Opportunity Employer.



River City Staffing, Inc. (RCS) specializes in the placement of highly skilled administrative and finance and accounting professionals. Whether you are seeking temporary placement, temp to hire or direct hire opportunities, RCS has built our reputation on adding value to each and every candidate we meet. At RCS, you will experience expertise, consultation, follow up, advocacy, partnership and so much more. Contact us today! www.rivercitystaffing.com

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