The Estimating position requires hands-on participation and daily interactions with all levels within the Company. This position will support the estimating department and new job installations, the Estimating Director and other personnel within the company as required, to ensure that all bid requests are properly completed and submitted to customers on a timely basis and are consistent with the Companys stated revenue and profit objectives.
Make follow up phone calls and sends email daily for subcontractor and equipment vendor pricing on all department job estimates
Various clerical functions as needed; including printing and scanning of drawings and filing of bid documents for file retention.
Provides the necessary support on all bid proposals to the Estimating Director to ensure that each bid proposal is completed in accordance with the Companys established policy.
Review of all plans and specifications upon receipt and identify the major equipment and subcontracting trades for electronic distribution
Record keeping of the Lead, Estimate and Bid Log schedule, all jobs received, including final pricing of bids
Electronic email distribution of all proposals and the entering final pricing of all bids into Bid Log, including no bids
Develops and maintains a strong working rapport with each key customer, vendor and subcontractor the company deals with to build trust and to source leads for new construction projects by keeping the Company name in front of decision makers.
Ability to read mechanical plans and specifications
Some estimating experience in a construction and/or HVAC environment within the
Proficiency with Microsoft Office Products (Microsoft Word, Outlook and Excel).
A strong desire to succeed.
Excellent organizational and communication skills.
Ability to work effectively in a team oriented environment, particularly with Owners, peers and subordinates.
Ability to create and maintain cooperative customer relationships.
Excellent written and verbal skills
Associated topics: account, analyse, analyst, bid, commercial, cost, estimate, financial analyst, quote, representative
* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.