Sample Civil Estimator Resume

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Richard Cusumano
1666 Pointe Lane
Hollywood, FL 33023

Job Objective In search of Civil Estimator position where I can put my energetic personality and unique skills to work for the good of company.

Highlights of Qualifications:

  • Extensive experience in estimating, cost control civil engineering projects
  • Thorough and practical understanding of construction methodologies and cost inputs
  • Wide knowledge of estimates, engineering, schedules, proposals, purchasing, subcontracting, negotiations, safety and licensing
  • Proficiency in using MS Office Professional products, Hard Dollar, Timberline and HCSS
  • Familiarity with estimating techniques and cost control
  • Ability to organize incomplete information and produce complete estimates
  • Ability to input take-off quanities to heavy bid, review proposal specifications, drawings
  • Strong Organizational, communication, analytic and time management skills

Professional Experience:

Civil Estimator, August 2005 – Present
Aldridge Electric, Hollywood, FL

  • Evaluated scope of work and other factors impacting cost of proposal from bid documents.
  • Prepared quote solicitations for material and subcontracts for review and implementation by Coordinating Estimator.
  • Analyzed cost reports and prepared cost comparisons for review or implementation by Coordinating Estimator.
  • Co-authored production and pricing decisions into the estimate.
  • Assembled final estimate packages; analyzed completed estimates including benchmarking against similar completed projects.
  • Produced comprehensive estimate review packages for project, department, and client reviews.

Civil Estimator, May 2000 – July 2005
Hawkeye LLC, Hollywood, FL

  • Prepared work to be estimated by gathering specifications and related documents.
  • Estimated labor, material, and time requirements.
  • Calculated costs by analyzing labor, material, and time requirements.
  • Gathered and analyzed information to resolves discrepancies.
  • Assembled and displayed numerical and descriptive information to present prepared estimate.
  • Ensured maintenance of cost data base by entering and backing up data.


Bachelor’s Degree in Construction Management, Claremont Graduate University, Claremont, CA

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