Estimator

The Estimator is responsible for assisting the Estimator with all aspects of estimating the most complex and large-scale jobs, including pre-construction, budgets, general conditions and subcontractor relations. Must have a clean DMV record.

ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

· Conducts site inspections and collaborates with field team to ensure accurate data collection for bid generation and project execution;

· Conducts take-offs, prepares cost estimates, project schedules and material procurement processing for commercial window, door, storefront, curtain wall, and paneling systems for projects up to $3,000,000;

· Prepares and submits attractive, accurate and competitive bid packages;

· Collaborates with Estimator in negotiating most favorable terms with customers, suppliers and subcontractors;

· Prepares, coordinates and tracks RFIs, submittals, change orders and material orders;

· Collaborates with Field Operations Manager in executing projects in accordance with contract terms and conditions, workforce and safety compliance requirements;

· Ensures up to date, complete and accurate records, budgets, schedules and progress reports;

· Participates in quality control inspections and improvements;

· Establishes and nurtures relationships with industry professionals, manufacturers, general contractors, subcontractors and public agencies;

· Improves efficiencies and skills through use of current technologies.

· Providing proposals to customers to replace or repair windows, glass, etc.

· Must have excellent customer service, communication, organization and leadership skills.

· Must develop relationships with the customer base to ensure excellent customer relations.

· Must be able to work independently, as well as with a team.

· Must have knowledge of door hardware and glazing.

· Must be highly self motivated.

QUALIFICATIONS AND EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS:

· Recent graduate with college degree in architecture, engineering or construction management preferred;

· Proficient at understanding and translating construction plans, drawings and specifications and generating accurate take-offs and estimates;

· Excellent math, formulation and configuration skills;

· Keen attention to detail, organization and mechanical aptitude;

· Proficient use of estimating, scheduling and project management software and AutoCAD;

· Team Player with Excellent Communication Skills

· Must Have Above Average Computer Skills, and Willing to Learn In-House Software Program

· Valid Driver’s license; must provide clean driver’s abstract

· Minimum of 1 year of industry experience preferred

· Skilled at reading, understanding, and interpreting drawings and specifications

· Proficient with Word, Excel, Outlook and other computer software packages required

· Displays excellent organizational skills and is able to effectively prioritize estimating tasks

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES, AND OTHER ATTRIBUTES:

· Professionalism Both in Person and Over the Phone

· Ability to Effectively Utilize Microsoft Office, Including Spreadsheets

· Undergrad or Diploma/ Certificate in Architectural Technology Preferred

· Excellent Attention to Detail

· Strong Willingness to Learn Product

· Works Well Under Pressure and Fast Paced Environments

To apply for this job email your details to hr@pollardwindows.com