Working at J.C. Anderson, Inc.

We take pride in providing a positive and rewarding work environment – and we’re always looking for talented people to strengthen our team. Perhaps the best indication of our company success is the fact that many of our employees have been with us for over 25 years. If you’re interested in becoming a J.C. Anderson, Inc. team member, please mail, or e-mail your cover letter and resumé to our Corporate Headquarters for review. If you’re interested in applying for Field Work, please complete the Field Work Employment Application. J.C. Anderson, Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.


J.C. Anderson, Inc. is seeking to hire an experienced Estimator. Assigned projects will vary in range from small to multimillion dollar jobs in the city as well as the surrounding suburban market.

  • Attend site walk-throughs with Owners, Architect and Subcontractors
  • Attend project coordination and preconstruction meetings to review space plans and project budgets
  • Work with Project Managers to develop and complete comprehensive bids including all bid alternates and clarifications
  • Assist in developing phasing/building staging plans
  • Review bid documents and ensuring proper Subcontractor coverage
  • 5-10 years experience in a Project Manager role with a desire to work solely as an Estimator
  • Effective communication skills and strong organizational skills to work in a fast-paced environment working on multiple estimates concurrently
  • Team player mentality and priority placed on maintaining good working relationships with project team members and subcontractors
  • Working knowledge of On-Screen Takeoff, Timberline, Excel, and Adobe
  • Understanding and ability to complete the three main estimating types: Conceptual in-house budget, Lump Sum Bid and Guaranteed Maximum Price, including Subcontractor Leveling Sheets and Qualifications
  • Understanding of Subcontractor RFIs and the ability to rewrite RFIs as required to receive proper response from Architect
*Exceptional compensation package for the right candidate.

Office Staff Applicants

Please email your cover letter with resumé to:

Steve Boulukos, Chief Operating Officer,

or Mail to: J.C. Anderson, Inc. Corporate Headquarters

Attn: Career Opportunities

834 N. Church Road, Elmhurst, IL 60126

Field Work Applicants

Please complete the Application form prior to contacting J.C. Anderson, Inc.
Field Work – Employment Application