Layton Construction
  • 23-Nov-2021 to 01-Jan-2022 (MST)
  • CSG
  • Sandy, UT, USA
  • TBD
  • Salary
  • Full Time

Medical with HSA option, Dental, Vision, PTO, Company Vehicle, 401K with match, and more

Summary An Estimator prepares estimates for various projects, shares responsibility for cost accuracy with project team and assists other estimators and managers in all types of estimating tasks.


  • Champions "The Layton Way" by delivering predictable outcomes for internal teams, external teams, and customers.
  • Ensures that "Constructing with Integrity" is delivered by working with honesty, unity, safety, and quality of work.
  • Prepares estimates for potential projects, using hard-bid, design-build and conceptual estimating.
  • Reads and understands contract documents (plans, specifications & addenda).
  • Performs quantity take-offs, organizes and prices information.
  • Solicits bids and quotes from subcontractors and suppliers.
  • Communicates with subs and suppliers to clarify pricing information.
  • Prepares estimate formats in such areas as general conditions, general bidding, quantity takeoffs and bid analysis.
  • Assists with the preparation of bid proposal for submittal.
  • Prepares outline schedules for proposed projects.
  • Assists staff members with various special projects related to estimating.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned or required.


  • Bachelor's degree in civil engineering or construction management related field, or equivalent education and experience.
  • At least 1 year experience in estimating commercial construction projects, showing competence in hard-bid, design-build, and conceptual estimating.
  • Proven working knowledge of Destini Estimator software, BlueBeam, Assemble, and other latest software and technology.
  • Able to complete full estimates with minor if any assistance from others.
  • Has experience assembling a Guaranteed Maximum Price proposal for all trades and disciplines.
  • Has experience and the ability to participate in hard bids and tabulate bid results for all trades.
  • Ability to work under pressure and to meet tight deadlines.
  • Ability to operate office equipment and software effectively.
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills.
  • Appropriate knowledge of construction practices and methods.
  • Working knowledge of AutoCAD or Primavera systems preferred.

About Layton Headquartered in Salt Lake City and supported by 11 offices nationally, at Layton we're builders and we're family. Through delivering predictable outcomes, we've been inspiring confidence in our customers since 1953. We know that behind every project are the highly-skilled people making it happen everyday, which makes investing in hiring, developing and retaining the brightest minds a top priority. We want the opportunity to help you achieve your career goals. Joining Layton isn't just a new job, it's a career move that will provide lasting success for you and your family.

EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES FOR ALL - Layton Construction is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.

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