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Mechanical Estimator

Holder Construction, an Atlanta based commercial construction company with operations throughout the United States, is seeking a highly motivated Mechanical Estimator to join our Atlanta Office. 

Primary Responsibilities:

  • The mechanical estimator will be estimating commercial projects within our core markets which include Data Centers; Aviation; Higher Education and Corporate Office.
  • Communication with mechanical equipment and material vendors, mechanical subcontractors, owners, and other design members.
  • Purchasing of mechanical trade contractors and equipment.
  • Preparation of mechanical cost estimates from conceptual phase to design development thru final construction documents.
  • Develop value analysis by defining alternatives to the proposed scope that are more cost-efficient.


Requirements for this position include:

  • 3+ years of mechanical estimating experience and have the following skill sets.
  • Ability to read and understand electrical, HVAC, plumbing, architectural and civil plans and specifications as they relate to mechanical work.
  • Strong communication skills, ability to identify and resolve issues, effective participation in a team environment, detail-oriented, and the ability to manage multiple tasks.
  • Estimating experience in mechanical trades including sheet metal, HVAC piping, plumbing, and associated systems along with Commercial trade software such as FastEst, QuickPen or Estimation is valuable and preferred. 
  • Candidates should be able to perform material takeoff and input data into computerized cost models and have working knowledge of mechanical estimating manuals and guidelines such as MCA and PHCC.



The best teams trust Holder to deliver  their most important work. Our people redefine the construction experience. We lead with integrity. We seek excellence. We care more. 

As a strong and stable company since 1960, Holder provides nationwide construction management services on complex projects in the aviation, office, technology, education, hospitality, and interiors markets. Our mission is to provide clients with quality construction services across the country, supported by our offices in Atlanta, Charlotte, Columbus, Dallas, Denver, Phoenix, San Jose, and Washington DC. At Holder, our most valuable resources are our people, who carry forth our core values, brand, and reputation for performance.


  • We encourage authenticity and encourage support to ensure you can perform at your best 

  • Company culture is based on integrity of leadership, high performance, care and connection, development, and continuous improvement

  • Organic growth from within the organization

  • Security and stability of a consistent top 20 ENR contractor

  • Respectful, trusting, inclusive, and collaborative working environment

We are a performance-based company with an excellent career development program. We offer a top notch compensation and benefits package. ​More on benefits. 


Substance abuse testing is a condition of employment.

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