TRADE CONSTRUCTION COMPANY L.L.C.

Estimator - ACCEPTING

General Information
Location  17043 JOOR RD STE A
ZACHARY, LA 70791
United States
Employee Type  Non-Exempt
Job Category  Estimating
Minimum Experience  3 Years
Required Degree  High School
Manage Others  No
Description

 

Overview:     

Prepares cost estimates for the Company’s manufacturing and field construction business line. Ensures all cost estimates are properly captured and documented.

 

Responsibilities:      

 

  • Sets up bid packages / estimate requests and ensures timely submission to the client

 

  • Conducts pre-estimate meetings with business line management if required, in order to plan bid strategy and review specification requirements on the scope of work

 

  • Prepares detailed estimates in accordance with the client’s specifications

 

  • Performs quantity take-offs, determines necessary manpower, special equipment requirements, material items and necessary subcontractors

 

  • Creates detailed proposal letter which lists specific items that are included and excluded from the quote in accordance with the client’s specifications and request for quote

 

  • Conducts bid review meetings as deemed necessary with business line management to ensure accuracy, finalize bids and discuss strategy  

 

  • Develops and maintains a bid folder that contains pertinent information related to the bid

 

  • Procures firm / detailed quotes from material suppliers, special equipment suppliers and necessary subcontractors

 

  • Consults with clients, vendors or other individuals to discuss and formulate estimates and resolve issues

 

  • Periodically reviews and suggests updates in estimating policies, standards and procedures

 

 Qualifications:          

 

  • 3 plus years of experience in similar environment
  • Proficient in reading and interpreting isometric and orthographic drawings
  • Hands on knowledge of civil & mechanical construction
  • Knowledge of shop & field pipe fabrication is a plus
  • Professional ability to work well with client
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook
  • Good communication
  • Good organizational skills
  • Degree in industrial related field preferred
Requirements