Estimator

  • Location: Fraser Valley
  • Posting Date: March 30, 2021
  • Job Order ID: 436449
  • Consultant: Jeff Danis
  • Industry: Construction
ESTIMATOR

For the past 80 plus years, our client has been the go-to company for mechanical equipment and solutions. Covering a wide variety of sectors and projects, today they are looking to add an estimator to their growing team. In this role, you will work with the sales and marketing teams to create bid packages for some of BC’s largest construction projects. If you are interested in joining a national team and have an interest in mechanical design and estimating, please reach out to us to learn more.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Review incoming bids in absence of Project Manager- Estimating.
  • Complete Take-Offs using QuoteSoft software
  • Continuously review the bid board and be aware of bids closing dates
  • Identify specialty products ahead of time that may require additional time for pricing
  • Complete accurate pricing using Vendor Software and save all work under Pricing Folder
  • Review all addendums that are associated with the project
  • Clearly state what is included and not included on bids
  • Review Mark Ups with Branch Manager
  • Compile bid packages for Sheet Metal Contractors and Mechanical Contractors
  • Bids to Mechanical Contractors to be coordinated with Mechanical Team to ensure all Wet Side (Chiller, VRF, AHU) products are included in bid prior to it being sent out
  • Support Salesperson/Project Manager by assisting in processing Change Orders and Site Instructions when able to
  • Take part in product training to stay updated.
  • Able to think outside the box and provide value engineering if required
  • Communicate with the sales team to maintain market awareness.
REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must be detail-oriented.
  • Good knowledge of how to read design drawings
  • Mechanical aptitude
  • Excellent verbal and written skills
  • CAD experience would be an asset.
If this sounds like an opportunity that fits your skillset and background, please send your resume to jeff@macdonaldsearchgroup.com or visit our website at www.macdonaldsearchgroup.com