Sierra View Company is a leading full-service general contractor, design-builder, and construction manager. We specialize in the construction of agricultural, casino, health care, hospitality, industrial, mixed-use, office, recreation, religious, restaurant, retail facilities, breweries, and wineries, assisting our clients throughout the entire pre-construction and construction process. Employees at Sierra View Company pride themselves in building high-quality facilities for our clients, delivering the best possible service via collaboration and strong communication with owners, architects, engineers, and other members of the team. We are recognized in industry rankings as one of the top contractors in the United States.

This position is responsible for providing detailed conceptual estimates from pre-construction schematic and design documents and/or from construction plans and specifications for large, diverse, and complex projects.


  • Prepare bids, conceptual cost models, and budgets; perform quantitative analyses of construction documents and project program requirements
  • Review plans, specifications, and pricing. Secure pricing from subcontractors and material suppliers.  Perform take-offs and pricing for concrete, rough carpentry, steel, interior finishes, and other miscellaneous scopes of work.  Also, define and assemble accurate General Conditions/General Requirements costs
  • Provide consultative guidance on constructability, schedule, phasing, and staffing
  • Build and manage subcontractor relationships; facilitate bids and presentations
  • Build and facilitate collaborative team processes among project participants including contractors, owner/developers, design professionals, and subcontractors


  • Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering, construction management or related field, and 5 to 10 years of experience in pre-construction and estimating. Experience must include Health Care, Industrial, Restaurant and/or Retail construction.  Additional certifications such as DBIA and LEED are preferred.
  • Ability to present project proposals
  • Strong computer skills, including thorough knowledge of Microsoft Office, and take-off software
  • Ability to travel to client and project sites as required
  • Highly developed skills (verbal, written communication, influence management, consensus development) paired with outstanding presentation skills. Ability to communicate with diverse audiences
  • Strong analytical and logic skills with the ability to maintain a high degree of precision on detailed work as well as strong problem-solving skills
  • Ability to efficiently manage multiple projects and priorities simultaneously under time constraints

Certificates Required: Valid California Driver’s License

Physical Requirements: Employees may experience the following physical demands for extended periods of time:

  • Sitting, standing, and walking
  • Driving
  • Viewing computer monitor and keyboarding
  • Reading project plans and specifications
  • Near and far vision clarity
  • Reliable hearing ability
  • Walking up and down stairs and uneven site terrain
  • Lifts objects weighing up to 25 pounds


  • Medical, Dental, Vision, Chiropractic, and Life Insurance
  • Health Savings Account
  • 401(k) and Profit Sharing
  • Vacation, Sick, and Paid Holidays