Construction Estimator


12 Feb 2021



LINQM is looking for a Construction Estimator for a project in Fremont. 

Construction Estimator you will be playing a critical role in company critical projects and will need to understand cost drivers at the fundamental level while facilitating value engineering efforts cross functionally, enabling Tesla to rapidly scale our manufacturing facilities at Ludacris speed


·       Understand, develop, compile and present high-level cost estimates for multiple projects at Tesla

·       Develop detailed cost estimates as designs develop, communicating with various stakeholders on cost drivers and value engineering opportunities across all trades

·       Use efficient and aesthetic communication methods to escalate risks and communicate opportunities

·       Employ a can-do attitude, ensuring all stakeholders are engaged and aligned to the program goals

·       Create what-if scenario estimates for program strategy and decision making

·       Develop long term strategy on estimation methodology, tool and systems for CAPEX projects


·     Degree in Engineering, Construction Management, Business or related fields

·     5+ years of experience on large commercial or industrial construction projects, 3+ years of estimation experience required (All trades preferred)

·     Experience in estimation with Civil, Structural, Architectural, Mechanical, Electrical and life safety systems

·     Experience in value engineering and cost modeling with fast turnaround results

·     Excellent written and verbal communication presentation skills are a must

·     Knowledge of how things are built at the fundamental level, experience with construction management preferred

·     Willingness to get your hands dirty to understand the projects you are supporting

·     Ability to work within a high-performance, cross-functional organization with extremely tight timelines, aggressive goals and demanding work environment.

·        Have an inquisitive and open attitude to exploring new ideas and willingness to continuously learn

·        Capacity to work long hours on demanding projects in high stress environments