Estimator in Dallas TX at PointOne Recruiting Solutions

Date Posted: 6/22/2019

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Job Description


Location: DALLAS, TX

Compensation $60 – 90k DOE, plus bonuses

Are you ready to join an awesome culture and be part of a remarkable team?! This DALLAS-BASED, COMMERCIAL Contractor is looking for an experienced ESTIMATOR.

● Preparing job estimates (proposals) and new construction bids for review as assigned

● Review & interpret drawings, job specifics, bid documents, system components, and customer information thoroughly

● Create take-offs for labor, equipment and materials.

● Review quantities, production rates, material quotes and totals for pricing.

● Make site visits to collect bidding information, as/if needed.

● Discuss with Operations to determine labor constraints, estimates, equipment / tools

● Place material orders with vendors for jobs; review confirmations

● Review orders and roof maps drawings with Project Management team and highlight areas of concern, as needed.

● Assist Project Management with the preparation of change orders

Candidate must have at least 5 years’ experience in the roofing industry

* Must be personable and have good communication skills

* Self- motivator important 

Job Requirements

●  Responsible for all aspects of estimating including take off from drawings, pre-construction, conceptual estimating, hard bids, negotiated bids, and value engineering.

●  Comprehensively analyze plans, specifications, proposals and additional documentation to prepare bid estimates for projects

●  Prospect and procure new opportunities for bid

●  Soliciting contractors, subcontractors, suppliers, and specified manufactures.

●  Knowledge of manufacturing and construction processes

●  Ability to read and understand blueprints

●  Strong organizational, prioritization, and time management skills

●  Excellent communication skills; both internal and external

●  Ability to thrive in a fast-paced work environment