A.J. Virgilio Construction is seeking an experienced Estimator to join the office team. You can look forward to being in the forefront of bidding decisions and involved in all aspects and details of the bidding phases.


  • Prepare detailed cost analysis by estimating equipment, material, and labor requirements for each project
  • Quantify and cost work from provided construction documents
  • Identify possible areas of savings by leveraging AJV historical data, innovative means and methods, alternate materials or sources of materials
  • Identify potentials “busts” in the plans and or specifications that may lead to unforeseen/ overlooked costs, or that provide an opportunity to produce alternates that will lead to increases in contract value
  • Collaborate with senior leadership on the overall process and prepare a register of pre-bid RFI’s to mitigate potential losses
  • Take part in site visits in preparation of a bid
  • Work with computer programs like Microsoft Word/Excel, AutoCAD, B2W, and In-Site
  • Identify and define risk, collect data, and draw valid conclusions at all benchmark points throughout the bid process
  • Review all post award bid data and provide a detailed summary explaining the delta in the bid prices of those involved on both won and lost bid result
  • Track and review the WIP and Committed Cost Report throughout projects in progress to provide a detailed “real world” analysis of estimation and bid data


  • BS in Civil Engineering or related field
  • 5 years’ experience in horizontal construction
  • Proficiency in interpreting and understanding any and all construction documents related to each project
  • Knowledge of materials, equipment, related codes and permits used in the civil construction process
  • Clear and concise verbal and written communication skills


  • Full time position
  • Salary and benefits will be competitive and commensurate with experience


Apply for our Estimator position. We aim to promote communication throughout the company; this can be your chance to work directly with senior leadership for feedback and collaboration. Come join!


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