Mechanical Estimator

Greater Cleveland, OH area

Posted on 05/13/2019

Position Details




Construction / Commercial Construction


Building Construction / Skilled Trades

Job Level:

Experienced Professional (Non-Manager)


Associate's Degree

Reference ID:


Mechanical Estimator

Highland Consulting Group is a nationwide recruiting firm that focuses on placing top construction talent within the commercial, institutional and industrial sectors.

We are recruiting for a Mechanical Estimator in the Cleveland, OH area for a large national General Contractor.  Successful candidates must have a minimum of 5 years commercial estimating with mechanical piping, electrical or plumbing projects. This position needs to be filled immediately. Project mix includes commercial, government, education, healthcare, multi-family, and industrial.

Job responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • Create & revise project scope of work for specific projects
  • Maintain the estimating software database
  • Develop master budgets and cost models for HVAC, piping, electrical, and plumbing projects
  • Provide conceptual estimates of projects
  • Provide hard bid estimates of projects
  • Review and comment on estimates provided by others
  • Provide independent estimates of change orders
  • Develop preconstruction cost estimates

Requirements for this position:

  • A solid work history of MEP estimating
  • Solid communication skills both verbal and written.
  • Ability to establish timelines and budgets
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Solid, proven and verifiable record of career stability and estimating success is a must
  • Must have the ability to create conceptual bids for Design / Build projects
  • Experience: 5 years experience as a MEP estimator with projects larger than $1M 
  • Candidates with experience managing a team of estimators will be strongly considered
  • The ability to work as a Project Manager is a plus
  • A four year degree is preferred


This company cares about and is committed to the well being of its employees and their families. This commitment is reflected in a comprehensive benefit package provided to all employees.


If you are interested in this opportunity, and you have the experience and meet the job qualifications, please apply using the “Apply” link below.  If you have questions about this opportunity, feel free to call me @ (724) 837-6336.

David O'Connor
Managing Director 
Highland Consulting Group 
2000 Tower Way 
Suite 2041 
Greensburg, PA 15601 


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