Calhoun Construction Services, Inc. is a growing commercial general contractor located in Louisville, KY. Calhoun is looking for a highly motivated commercial construction estimator to join us in our unprecedented growth. Qualified candidates will possess experience estimating the construction of multiple types of projects, which will include both new construction and renovations.

If you would like to be part of our team and earn competitive industry pay you must have the following qualifications to be considered for the position:

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Read and interpret plans, schematics, and drawings and build based off them
  • Effectively and safely use the right trade tools for the projects assigned
  • Utilize tools and research required by trade to accomplish quality and timely work assignments
  • Continuously investigate methods and means to improve the cost effectiveness and quality of work within the trade
  • Provide guidance to unskilled labor to ensure safety and professional project completion
  • Analyze projects by working closely with the Foreman in identifying potential issues that may arise prior to quoting and at project take-off
  • Work closely with other trades where projects require simultaneous and overlapping trade work
  • Perform all work according to safety standards and promote safety on all job sites
  • Perform layout


  • Knowledgeable with grades and ADA requirements
  • Ability to bend, crouch and stand for long periods of time
  • Strong knowledge and experience interpreting drawings/project specifications
  • Experience at efficiently and safely operating trade tools and equipment
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills
  • Experience working effectively in a team environment
  • Associates in Construction Trade or equivalent trade certification from an accredited program preferred
  • 3+ years of hands-on trade experience in flatwork

To apply please send an email including your resume to or apply in person at Calhoun Construction: 7707 National Turnpike, Louisville, KY 40214.