Landscape Estimator Resume

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Paul Nicholson

431 Providence Lane

La Puente, CA 91744



Job Objective To secure a position as Landscape Estimator with dependable firm looking to expand.

Highlights of Qualifications:

  • Remarkableexperiencein estimating commercial and residential landscape projects
  • Expertise in landscape estimating, public and private bids
  • Familiarity with sod, native seed, irrigation, trees, shrubs and rock materials
  • Wide knowledge of landscape and irrigation design and nomenclature
  • Proficiency in using Microsoft Office and estimating software
  • Ability to read landscape construction and irrigation plans blueprints
  • Ability to generate proposals based upon accurate cost estimates
  • Strong written, verbal, interpersonal and communication skills

Professional Experience:

Landscape Estimator, August 2005 – Present

Heritage Custom Lawn & Landscape, La Puente, CA

  • Assisted in determining the project scope and the need for subcontractors.
  • Reviewed project documents including instructions to bidders, drawings, specifications, general conditions and special conditions.
  • Prepared subcontractor and vendor information packages and solicit quotes.
  • Co-authored contract file upon award of contract and prepared maintenance turnover materials.
  • Performed job analysis and budget estimation.
  • Prepared landscape proposals,include native plant salvage, planting, irrigation, hardscape, and fencing.

Landscape Estimator, May 2000 – July 2005

Bluemel’s Landscape, La Puente, CA

  • Supervised estimating team and assigned projects to individual estimators.
  • Directed all irrigation estimating and reviewed and maintained irrigation bids.
  • Provided support at all levels and for all Estimating Team members.
  • Coordinated pre-bid meetings and made pre-sales calls.
  • Updated Bid Progress Log Bid sent Log, and Client Logs; update Bid Board.
  • Compiled and maintained database for environmental mitigation estimating (lake management, wetland mitigation, etc.).


Bachelor’s Degree in Construction Management, Nova Southeastern University, Fort Lauderdale, FL

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