West Chicago, IL





Estimator – Precast Concrete

Employee Type:

Full – Time


Manufacturing, Construction, Architecture

Manages Others:



Degree/Certificate/Coursework in Cost Estimating.


3 years Related Experience

About Us:

Established in September 1989. Architectural Cast Stone is an innovative leader in the field of architectural precast concrete. ACS offers turnkey services which include design development, value engineering, structural engineering, mold making, fabrication, and installation. Areas of specialty are bridges, streetscapes, and complex buildings. Architectural Cast Stone has earned a preeminent reputation by ensuring the success of projects from concept through reality.

Vision and Mission:

These are enthusiastic times at Architectural Cast Stone. We are focused on the change, evolution, and growth of our company. To help accomplish all that we have planned, we seek experienced, motivated, organized, and focused people. People who adapt to change... people who are empowered and engaged in the development and growth of our company... people who want to make an impact. We succeed by earning the satisfaction of our customers, the respect and trust of those who govern us, support us and do business with us; and the pride of our employees. If that sounds good to you, perhaps you will become one of our indispensable employees helping lead ACS forward.

Position Summary:

Architectural Cast Stone LLC, a leading manufacturer of cast stone, architectural precast, and GFRC products is looking for a motivated individual experienced with performing take offs from architectural drawings. This could be a full time work from home position but we would prefer it in office. Experience with cast stone, masonry construction, or architectural precast is a big plus. Must be experienced with on-screen takeoff. We will provide you with training on our system. This is an opportunity to receive valuable experience as ACS expands product lines and opens new locations nationwide

  • Organize estimating efforts to prepare bids

  • Conduct take-offs and estimates of precast product

  • Incorporate historical data and cost in preparing estimates.

  • Review plans and specifications and determine scope of work.

  • Prepare pre-bid project schedule to identify resource and general facility requirements

  • Determine proper overhead and mark-ups.

Education and Skills:

  • 3+ years estimating experience

  • Practical application and knowledge of engineering technology accompanied by building and construction.

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Excel

  • Mathematical Reasoning

  • Active Listening

  • Critical Thinking

  • Oral and Written Comprehension

  • Willingness to learn

  • Complex Problem Solving

  • Good organization skills

  • Ability to maintain accuracy

  • Ability to work as part of a team


$ 15-20 Hour/ D.O.E.


In addition to good career growth opportunities

  • Health, Dental, & Life Insurance

  • Paid Holidays and Vacation

  • 401k

  • College Tuition Savings

  • Vision Discount