Our Opportunity For You…Estimating Assistant in Chicago

If you are…

  • Looking for an opportunity to do great things in an environment focused on best practices
  • Want to be a leader in a dynamic fast paced environment
  • Have the drive to play a key role in exciting projects

Weis Builders has the opportunity for you…

As an active member of the estimating team, you will determine the cost of major construction projects through the building of relationships with our subcontractors, take offs, preconstruction activities, and contract price negotiations.  You will be part of the team responsible for ensuring that our projects are completed on or ahead of schedule, on or under budget, and the client and associated parties (i.e. architect, engineer, etc.) are delighted with the final product.

  • Analyze bids and project scopes
  • Answer subcontractor scope review questions
  • Participate in take-offs and understanding specifications
  • Participate in pre-bid meetings
  • Participate in plan review and estimate reviews for perspective projects
  • Utilize and complete the subcontractor pre-qualification form
  • Responsible for soliciting subcontractors/suppliers to ensure proper coverage

What We Look For…We want individuals who strive for excellence…

  • Leadership involvement
  • Previous industry experience
  • Willingness to learn to gain hands-on experience


  • 1-3 years experience
  • Degree in Construction Management, Construction Engineering, or similar program (or has equivalent experience)

Drive Meets Opportunity…You have the drive…We’ll provide the opportunities. 

Bring your enthusiasm and skills to Weis Builders.  The opportunity to build your career on a solid foundation starts here!

About Weis Builders:

Weis Builders, established in 1939, has maintained a reputation for building solid relationships.  We have continued to exceed client’s expectations with our versatility, responsiveness, talented associates, and progressive attitude.  Weis Builders excels in various markets, including multi-family, senior living, student living hospitality, health care, retail, and commercial.  We support the development needs of our clients by providing delivery methods such as general contracting, design/build, and construction management.

Explore a career with Weis Builders today!

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