Cumby Group
  • Austin, TX, USA
  • Salary
  • Full Time

Position: Estimator

Location: Austin, Texas

Requirements: Commercial, Multifamily ground up

Join our team in Austin

Cumby Group is an integrated Construction Development company building a wide range of high-end residential housing and mixed-use options in Austin's urban core. We are experiencing explosive growth in the fastest growing and most dynamic market in the United States. Explosive growth means challenge, but with challenge comes reward and advancement. We at Cumby need help at the Project Manager, Project Engineer, and Senior Estimator positions. If you have the experience, an excellent track record, and want to help grow Austin by delivering a high-quality product at scale ... then we need to talk!

As a Construction Senior Estimator, you will be responsible for:

  • Development of complete estimates for multifamily and mixed-use commercial projects in Central Texas.
  • Project Bidding:
    • Build and distribute bid packages, review, and qualify returned bids.
    • Follow up with subcontract and material bidders to ensure bid coverage.
    • Produce scopes of work
    • Review complete bid breakdown and proposal with the Project Manager
  • Cultivate and manage a deep base of vendor and subcontractor relationships.
  • Manage subcontractor pricing, budget preparation, bid analysis, project risk analysis.
  • Manage, hire, and mentor estimating team.
  • Coordinate, develop, and present budget in concert with Project Manager.
  • Review and analyze drawings, specifications, proposals, and other documents.
  • Estimate and understand the project delivery systems and cost estimating dynamics for Design-Build, Design-Bid-Build and CM at Risk projects.
  • Identify inconsistent issues or other problems on the drawings and specs.
  • Perform estimates and develop budgets on Conceptual, SD, DD, and CD drawings phases.
  • Assist the development team with constructability and value-engineering ideas from Conceptual Design through Construction Documents.
  • Limited support of development proforma for the acquisition of properties
  • Provide input on constructability, logistics, and sequencing as well as design considerations and pricing.
  • Adhere to company policies and other duties as assigned.


  • Bachelor's Degree in Construction Management, construction accounting or similar discipline
  • Minimum of 10 years Construction Estimator for Multifamily, High Rise Residential, Hotel, and Office
  • Experience with budget creation on projects of the size of $20,000,000.00 or more
  • Experience creating bid packages, leveling bids, and writing subcontract scopes of work
  • Experience managing bid team members
  • Excellent organizational and estimating skills
  • Mastery of Microsoft Office, Procore, MS Project, and preferred estimating and scheduling software

Cumby Group is an EEO employer as defined by the EEOC.

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