Construction Estimator

Exempt | Location: Civic Center

contact information

Raymund Santos

job description

- Develops detailed cost estimates of materials, labor and vendor costs for the construction and/or repair of new or existing City facilities; attends job walks with clients; obtains quotes from vendors; researches various material types and/or vendor options to meet client needs; and drafts drawings as needed for design.

- Communicates regularly with clients to inform them of the status of their request for an estimate or to obtain additional information needed to complete the estimate.

- Attends meetings with staff from various City departments including the Council Offices, Bureau of Engineering, Department of Transportation, Library Department, and Los Angeles World Airports for the purpose of discussing existing or future projects.

- Develops construction schedules for larger projects.

- Assists the Senior Construction Estimator as needed.

How to apply

Applicants for this position should submit a current City Application/resumes to Raymund Santos, Personnel Services, Mail Stop 508, 111 E. 1st Street Room 307, Los Angeles, CA 90012. You may also submit your application via email to or fax to: (213) 922-8514.

To identify the most qualified individuals, the selection process may consist of any or all of the following methods: a review of candidate applications and resumes, an interview and/or supplemental exercise to be determined at a later date.