Estimator Trainee

City:  Fremont
State:  CA
Country/Region:  US

Alcal Specialty Contracting, Inc. (Alcal) is a subsidiary of Pacific Coast Building Products, Inc. a family owned business since 1953.  Alcal is a large specialty contractor, privately held and diversified that has operated continuously since 1971.  It employs over 900 people and has branches in California, Colorado, Nevada, Arizona, Washington and Hawaii.  Installed products include roofing, waterproofing, insulation, firestop, and garage doors for both commercial and residential construction. The company is signatory to the Roofers and Carpenters Union.


Our Fremont, CA location is currently accepting applications for an Estimator Trainee.


This is ideal for a current student or recent graduate from a Construction Management or Business student who is looking to get on the job experience in blueprint reading, estimating, take offs, and specialty construction. 


Responsibilities will include assisting with Estimating duties including but not limited to:

  • Research various sources for potential projects for bidding
  • Prepare and submitting bids
  • Correspond with General Contractors as necessary to complete projects
  • Visit job sites and consults with Superintendents
  • Valid CA Driver’s License


Training is available to the right people who are ready and willing to learn new aspects of the construction industry.  Applicants must be go-getters who are ready to start a career with a variety of possible advancement and growth opportunities.


Qualified applicants please apply online


We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package, including medical, dental, vision, 401k, profit share and wellness programs.


We are committed to promoting diversity and welcome applications from all qualified individuals. We desire priority referrals of veterans/protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities (IWDs). We utilize E-Verify to confirm work authorization with both the Social Security Administration and the Department of Homeland Security.  Drug free workplace and EOE/M/F/Vets/Disability.



Nearest Major Market: San Francisco
Nearest Secondary Market: Oakland