Commercial Roofing Estimator

Commercial Roofing Estimator / Project ManagerĀ  Job Description

Cornell Roofing and Sheet Metal Co. is seeking a self-motivated individual as a Commercial Roofing Estimator. You will be responsible for generating detailed cost-analysis and scope of work estimates using historical data, contractor quotes and site surveys. You will bid roofing projects and provide clients with the cost data gathered. Our ideal candidate has prior experience in commercial roofing consulting and cost estimating.

Duties/Responsibilities included but not limited to:

  • Generate roofing project proposals based on cost estimates related to blue-prints, materials, labor costs and other physical data gathered
  • Prepare proposal package using bid forms, in house forms and/or job-specific forms
  • Manage roofing projects from start to finish: contract review, job set up, track and compare job cost to estimates, material procurement, prepare project documents (warranty applications RFIs, Cos, ASIs), complete project close-out (warranties, payments, permits)
  • Visit work sites and monitor progress of existing projects
  • Attend progress meetings, seminars, trainings as directed
  • Coordinate with higher level project management teams, other construction trades and support staff


  • Five years experience in construction or field related to commercial roofing; familiar with US government projects
  • Thorough knowledge of estimating using take-off programs and contractor relationships
  • Ability to accurately read blueprints preferable
  • Strong computer proficiency (Outlook, Excel, Word)
  • Strong verbal and electronic communication; ability to collaborate in a team environment
  • Willing to travel Kansas and Missouri

Job Type: Full-time

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