Estimator

JOB DESCRIPTION

Estimator

Do you have solid estimating experience within a fast-paced manufacturing environment?

Do you enjoy working with numbers and have an eye for detail?

Do you thrive in an environment that is deadline driven?

 

If the answer is yes……

Then what are you waiting for?

Job Summary

As an Estimator, you must have analytical skills and an organized approach to detailing estimations for projects. You will be supported by our Business Development Team working closely with our Sales department, in a friendly, fast-paced, and respectful environment that promotes teamwork and collaboration. You will deal with all aspects of estimating, including but not limited to, using standard operating procedures, bid strategies, schedules, compiling quotations, and formulating bid proposals.

Who are we?

PC350 is a North American leader in providing architectural interior solutions that delight and empower our clients.  We manufacture elegant, sophisticated high end glass partition walls and doors for commercial spaces. We pride ourselves in delivering a comprehensive portfolio of products for commercial and corporate spaces. Our products can be found in offices of the world’s largest and most influential brands.

How will we challenge and develop you?

You will be responsible for creating accurate and timely quotes that are cost-effective to the customer while being profitable to the business.  You will….

 

  • Read architectural plans and specifications
  • Establish take offs and material breakdown sheets to determine the type and quantity of material that is required to complete quotes for architectural wall frames.
  • Formulate accurate and detailed quotes for project design material, which will involve preparing a quote package using your knowledge of standard company pricing, discounts, estimating formulas and guidelines.
  • Process revisions and change orders as required as well as new requests for tenders before the specified deadline
  • Verify feasibility of special conditions with various departments
  • Communicate by email or phone with various external and internal stakeholders
  • Prepare and maintain appropriate documentation to that supports the quote.
  • Recommend ways to quote projects that are more cost-effective and profitable to the company by providing innovative ideas and cost-savings initiatives.
  • Confer with the Drafting Team on changes and adjustments to quotes and orders.
  • Partner with the Project Management team on adjustments to quotes on awarded projects based on job re-works.
  • Organize and plan work in an efficient manner to meet daily and weekly projects or team related productivity goals.
  • Meet tender close dates and project deadlines by organizing, planning, and managing time in an efficient manner.
  • Perform additional duties as required.

What will you bring to the Team?

  • A post-secondary education in Architectural Technology, Civil Engineering, Construction Estimator, or related field.
  • One (2) to three (3) years of estimating experience.
  • Demonstrated experience reading architectural designs, schedules, take offs, etc.
  • Proficient with estimating software, tools, and MS Excel with a working knowledge of other MS Office programs. Experience with NetSuite and Planswift are considered an asset.
  • A self-starter who is results oriented and understands the importance of quality.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills (written & verbal) to build effective and long-lasting relationships with clients, team members and contractors.
  • Strong client focus, proactive and a desire to achieve results
  • Excellent attention to quality, accuracy, and details.
  • Strong analytical skills with the proven ability to problem solve and troubleshoot to provide solutions.
  • Proven ability to work a high-paced environment requiring multi-tasking, time management and organizational skills.
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision, while collaborating with diverse individuals to accomplish stated objectives.

Why work for US?

You are not just joining PC350, a company, but you will be joining a family – that offers a dynamic work environment with possibility for growth, having an impact on continuing to revolutionize our industry.

As a member of our PC350 family…we provide a competitive compensation program and benefits which include:

  • You will be eligible for our competitive dental and medical benefits – at no cost to you – premiums are paid by us.
  • You will share in our success through our annual bonus program.
  • We understand the importance of family and work/life balance – you will enjoy flexible start and finish times.
  • 2 sick/ 2 personal days per year
  • Birthday day off (in addition to holiday allowance)
  • Free parking
  • Free espresso, coffees & teas
  • Annual review of performance and salaries

 

PC350 welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

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