Estimator - ACCEPTING

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



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




  • 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




  • 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