Student Veterans of America Jobs

Welcome to SVA’s jobs portal, your one-stop shop for finding the most up to date source of employment opportunities. We have partnered with the National Labor Exchange to provide you this information. You may be looking for part-time employment to supplement your income while you are in school. You might be looking for an internship to add experience to your resume. And you may be completing your training ready to start a new career. This site has all of those types of jobs.

Here are a few things you should know:
  • This site is mobile friendly. You do not need a log-in or password to access information.
  • Jobs on this site are original and unduplicated and come from three sources: the Federal government, state workforce agency job banks, and corporate career websites. All jobs are vetted to ensure there are no scams, training schemes, or phishing.
  • The site is refreshed daily to remove out-of-date content.
  • The newest jobs are listed first, so use the search features to match your interests. You can look for jobs in a specific geographical location, by title or keyword, or you can use the military crosswalk. You may want to do something different from your military career, but you undoubtedly have skills from that occupation that match to a civilian job.

Job Information

Actalent Estimator in New York, New York

Hiring an Estimator for a major cost management firm based in NYC working on high profile government projects ranging up to $200m.


  • Bulk of the projects are with govt agency projects

  • Budgets range from minimum $1 million to $200 million


  • Perform detailed quantity take offs and pricing for cost estimates

  • Take offs, pricing, construction documents, change orders

  • Perform on-screen takeoffs for quantity verification against subcontractor bids

  • Attend meetings with engineers, investors and other agencies involved in projects

  • Obtain, update and manage accurate pricing information from data base, contractors and suppliers to utilize cost estimates

  • Work with architects/engineers to develop clear project scope during preparation of estimates and develop relationships

  • Prepare cost reconciliation between two or more estimates and be able to explain


  • 3 years minimum of estimating in Project & Cost Management

  • Excel (Microsoft) for cost accounting, reporting, methods and programs

  • Experience using Onscreen, Bluebeam, or Planswift for takeoffs

    About Actalent:

Actalent connects passion with purpose. Our scalable talent solutions and services capabilities drive value and results and provide the expertise to help our customers achieve more. Every day, our experts around the globe are making an impact. We’re supporting critical initiatives in engineering and sciences that advance how companies serve the world. Actalent promotes consultant care and engagement through experiences that enable continuous development. Our people are the difference. Actalent is an operating company of Allegis Group, the global leader in talent solutions.

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.