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Construction Estimator

Dallas, TX
About the Job:

We are looking for a Highly Skilled Commercial Painting Estimator. If you have 2+ years of estimating in Commercial Painting with a focus on Commercial New Construction, are knowledgeable in coatings & project sequence, enjoy working with high-performing teams, we want to talk with you! Bilingual Spanish/English is a plus.

Established in 1968, Cherry Coatings is one of the largest commercial paint contractors in the country. We are a family-owned business that provides architectural, industrial, and maintenance coating services for some of the most recognizable facilities in Texas, Arizona, Tennessee, and beyond. Our strong emphasis on high quality service and client satisfaction have made us the select partner for general contractors, property management firms, and facility managers.

  • Thoroughly analyze drawings and specifications.
  • Attend Job site walks to review existing conditions; partner with Field teams.
  • Understand contractual terms and conditions.
  • Provide clear detailed quantity take-offs.
  • Assemble estimates and proposals.
  • Actively track & follow-up all bids.
  • Organize sub-contractor’s quotations to ensure accuracy of all required documents.
  • Draft Project budgets and schedules for review.
  • Assemble Preconstruction Review with Operations team.
  • Ability to engage, develop & influence business with New and Existing Customers.
  • Attend business meetings, industry conferences & network activity.
  • High level of fluency reading plans, specifications & related documents.
  • Strong eye for detail.
  • Solid, consistent work history.
  • Able to maintain focus & deliver against deadlines; hold to commitments.
  • Experience and familiarity with the Commercial New Construction industry is a MUST.
  • Competent with technology & programs PlanSwift, Plan Grid, Building Connected & MS Office Suite, Excel.
  • Above-average written & verbal communication and math skills.
  • Flexibility to work in a fast-paced environment, variable working hours both in office & field.
  • Enjoy various challenges from takeoff to sales.
  • Graduate in engineering, architectural or construction management program is an asset.
  • Bilingual English/Spanish desired, not required.
Job Type: Full Time/Salary.


Outstanding work environment, Paid Holidays, Flexible Paid Vacation, Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, & more; 401K, Profit Sharing, are just some of the amazing reasons to join our team! CHERRY COATINGS is an Equal Opportunity Employer.