Murnane Building Contractors, Inc., a 3rd generation family business, is growing its clientele, and we have an excellent opportunity for an Estimator to join our award-winning business in our Plattsburgh, NY office. The ideal candidates will have previous experience in construction, be organized, motivated, detail-oriented and driven. We are offering a competitive salary commensurate with experience, along with an outstanding benefits package, including fully paid healthcare and dental insurance. This is the perfect opportunity to build a career at a leading general construction firm.

Our Estimator will:

  • Review and evaluate detailed cost estimates
  • Prepare estimates and purchase orders in detail for all products
  • Ensure timely completion of estimates
  • Understand scope of work to bid
  • Manage bid pricing from all vendors
  • Prepare cost analysis
  • Perform risk assessment
  • Establish and maintain working relationships with vendors and subcontractors


  • Competitive Salary and Annual Discretionary Bonus
  • 401(k) and company Profit Sharing contributions
  • Company-paid Health and Dental insurance (No employee contributions)
  • Company-funded Health Reimbursement Account (HRA)
  • Company-paid Life Insurance and Disability insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Paid Time Off


  • Strong understanding of Concrete, Masonry, Carpentry, Metal Framing and Drywall Construction
  • 3+ years’ estimating experience preferred but not required
  • Proficiency with, or quick ability to learn, estimating software, on-screen take-offs
  • Excellent communication and negotiating skills
  • Well-organized and reliable
  • BSc/BA in engineering, construction, or relevant field

If you are interested send a resume to 

Murnane Building Contractor’s, Inc is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.