Construction Take-Off Technician

Location: Independence, Ohio

A Construction Take-Off Technician is responsible for reading, interpreting specifications, and drawings for commercial construction so that quantities can be determined for developing bid proposals and various other functions including, but not limited to:

  • Utilize digitizing software to develop 3-D models of projects to determine Earthwork Quantities
  • Review soil borings to determine how they may affect productions
  • Determine Utility Materials required per drawings and specifications
  • Notify Estimator of any problems while preparing bid
  • Assist Surveyor's in preparing GPS data to run automated equipment in the field
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Bachelor’s or Associates degree in related field or equivalent experience preferred
  • Two years previous related experience preferred
  • Utilize and have thorough understanding of AutoCAD and Earthwork 3-D
  • Must have good math skills
  • Accuracy of quantities provided to Estimators is extremely important
  • Limited travel required as needed
  • Able to use Trimble business center
  • Must be very task oriented and have high energy to get a variety of duties done sometimes on a deadline; ideal candidate reacts well under pressure

Along with a competitive salary, we offer a comprehensive and rich benefits package.  Interested candidates should submit their resume along with salary history and requirements.

Independence Excavating, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and we value workplace diversity and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

Interested applicants can contact us and submit their resume online.

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