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Roofing Estimator (Industrial/Commercial)

About the Job

EDA Contractors, Inc., a specialty construction firm, is seeking a motivated individual looking to join an exciting and diverse team of estimators in the Roofing Division. This is a tremendous opportunity for an individual who wants to join specialty contractor that performs work on many of the largest construction projects in the Northeast. The candidate must have experience in blueprint take-offs utilizing computer based estimating programs such as On Center Software or equal. Skill level can range from entry level to proficient. Candidate must be good with numbers and have excellent spatial reasoning abilities. Position also requires customer interaction at a very high level. Excellent customer service and customer support will be needed in order to be successful at this position.

Job Responsibilities

  • Read and understand architectural, MEP drawings
  • Do highly detailed digital takeoffs from architectural and structural plans on major wall panel projects as assigned
  • Prepare accurate estimates using excel spreadsheets and the data from the takeoffs
  • Write clear and concise proposal letters to present to customers
  • Follow up with all proposals to close deals
  • Hand off all projects sold to operations staff to manage the products
  • Interact with operations staff at all levels to get feedback on projects sold
  • Monitor job costs
  • Build and grow relationships with clients


  • Experience Range: 5 years in Roofing Installation and/or Estimating
  • *Consideration given to 5+ years in Estimating but not Roofing
  • Education: B.A. - Construction Management preferred
  • All candidates must have a valid driver’s license
  • Proficient with MS based office software applications


  • Competitive compensation
  • Paid time off
  • Health insurance with medical, dental and vision
  • Matching 401K after one (1) year of employment
  • Tuition assistance
  • Company wide events

  • Lunch N Learns

Apply Today

Ready to join the EDA team? Apply today so we can review your qualifications. We will reach out to you if we think you are a good fit!