Expert Electrical And Low Voltage Contracting Since 1934.

Estimating Co-op

Position Overview

Co-op’s will work under the direction of/closely with Estimating department personnel to assist in all facets of the estimating process. Position will develop fundamental understanding of commercial/industrial/medical/institutional estimating practices and procedures.


  • Bidding/estimating support
    • Understand plan and specification requirements.
    • Identify vendor/material supplier scopes of work.
    • Distribution of documents.
    • Communicate with vendors/subcontractors.
    • Assist in take-off process.
    • Handle requests for information.
  • Adhere to established company policies and procedures.
  • Maintain positive company representation at all times in dealing with general contractors, engineers, subcontractors and vendors.


  • Active student enrolled in a degreed program, preferably Construction Management or Electrical Engineering.
  • Demonstrates an interest in the construction industry.
  • Pays attention to detail.
  • Possesses analytical skills.
  • Has strong organizational and time management skills with a sense of urgency and initiative.
  • Ability to adapt quickly to change and handle multiple projects/priorities.
  • Demonstrates strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Outlook, Excel and Word.

Gaston Electrical is an equal opportunity employer.