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Posted: 09/20/2016

Worcester Eisenbrandt Inc.

Throughout its 90 history, Worcester Eisenbrandt Inc. (WEI) has applied its experience and expertise to numerous governmental, institutional, commercial, and private sites all over the Mid-Atlantic region. Of the over 1400 projects completed by Worcester since 1987, approximately 70% have been architecturally, historically, or culturally significant in nature. We are mid-size contractor in the Mid-Atlantic and we self-perform 98% of our own work. Our projects range between $300K to $2.5 Million.

Estimator - Historic Trade Work
Professional Opportunity
Baltimore, MD

What WEI expects: We are looking for qualified Estimator who understands wood, masonry and painting practices.  A person who is a self-starter who wants to be a part of a talented, hardworking and growing company.  

What can you expect? To be challenged working on a variety of historic and new construction projects. Our projects range from the Baltimore City area to Washington D.C.  and Northern Virginia. WEI offers an outstanding company culture and dynamic work environment. This is a full-time position with strong benefits, including but not limited to: health, dental, vision, paid time off, paid holidays and 401(k). Salary is competitive.

Job Overview:

  • Accurate labor and material take-off skills.
  • Prepare estimates for review by management.
  • Prepare final estimate packages to insure accuracy and completeness, prior to formal quotation.
  • Experience with representing a company at meetings, site visits and presentations.
  • Provide technical assistance to project management in negotiating contracts, change orders, etc. as required based on prior bid preparation.
  • Assist in the selection of what types of projects to bid.
  • Assist in the preparation of studies, materials and methods, recommendations, and cost estimates as required.

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelors degree in construction management or similarly related degree and a minimum of three to four years experience Estimating.
  • Or a minimum of 10 to 12 years of progressive construction Estimating experience.

 Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Demonstrated ability to communicate both verbally and in writing.
  • Demonstrated ability to understand multiple projects of varying complexity including multi-phase projects in design and construction.
  • Must be detailed with excellent documentation and organizational skills and possess a detailed understanding and interpretation of construction documents.
  • Ability to read/interpret design and construction drawings, specs, schematics and other documents.
  • Must be organized, timely, and customer service oriented.
  • Must be proficient in all Microsoft applications.
  • Experience working in a fast-paced environment and the ability to meet deadlines.
  • Able to read, speak and write English.

Mental and Physical Requirements:

  • Dependable, reliable, fulfills responsibilities.
  • Cooperation Job requires being collegial with others on the job and displaying a good-natured, cooperative attitude.
  • Job requires being open to change (positive or negative) and to considerable variety in the workplace.
  • Performing physical activities that require speaking, seeing, hearing, use of your arms and legs such as walking, stooping, bending and occasionally lifting up-to 25 pounds.


  • Follows and enforces Worcester Eisenbrandts Safety Program.

It is the policy of Worcester Eisenbrandt, Inc. (WEI, Inc.) to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. In addition, WEI will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.

WEI, Inc. confirms work authorization through E-Verify, drug screening and background check.






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How to apply
Please submit your resume and cover letter.
Barbara Scott
Phone: 410-644-6580 x117
Fax: 410-644-4292
2100 Gable Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21230

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