• Eliot, ME, USA
  • Salary
  • Full Time

The landscape Estimator position is responsible for overseeing landscape construction projects. They ensure that construction sales objectives, estimates, proposals, and projects are completed in a timely and professional manner while adhering to the appropriate budget.


  • Works closely with Construction Managers, Account Managers, and Sales Team.
  • Review job plans complete take-offs, and create proposals for projects.
  • Has the ability to work on job sizes range from $5,000 to $3,000,000.
  • Can read and understand blueprints and can properly identify grades. Must be able to red-flag problem areas during the bid process and identify difficult areas with the Project Manager.
  • Prepare and review real-time job costing with the project manager to determine if corrections need to be made during the job.
  • Prepare or facilitate the creation of "as-built" drawings or submittals.
  • Manage and produce change orders with assistance from the Project Manager.
  • Understand AIA Contract Documents and Pay Requisition Process.
  • Work with Sub-Contractors to obtain accurate pricing.
  • Manage cost book to ensure estimates are reflecting accurate materials costs.
  • Always communicate effectively with colleagues.
  • Based on the plan set and geography, identify what permits might be needed as part of the project.

Additional Duties:

  • Participate in snow removal as needed
  • Operate all equipment productively and safely
  • Additional duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications:

  • 5 years experience in estimating or a similar role in the landscape industry.
  • Excellent time management and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to read and understand blueprints and grades.
  • Ability to use and learn different types of operating software.
  • Experience in Microsoft Office Suite of Products.
  • Familiarity/ basic knowledge with many different landscape components to include Soils, Plants, Hardscape Elements, Grades, Irrigation and Landscape Lighting.
  • Bilingual: Spanish not required, but encouraged to apply.

Wage & Benefits:

  • Highly competitive compensation for qualified applicants.
  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • 401K with Company Match
  • Paid Vacations and Holidays
  • Earned Paid Leave and Paid Time Off
  • Year-Round Employment (FT)
  • Bonus Potential

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