Estimator

JOB DESCRIPTION

Estimator

Reports to: Director of Business Development
Department: Business Development

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 PC350 is the place for you!

Who are we?

We are a leading manufacturer of architectural interior solutions. We pride ourselves in delivering a comprehensive portfolio of products for commercial and corporate spaces. Our products are seen in the offices of the world’s largest and most influential brands.

What will you do?

As an Estimator, you will be responsible for creating accurate and timely quotes that are cost-effective to the customer while being profitable to the business.

What will be your responsibilities?

You will….

  • Review interprets, and analyze architectural designs, schedules, 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.
  • Communicate regularly with drywall contractors and general contractors to gather documentation to support quotes.
  • 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 (1) 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, ERP systems. Experience with Net Suites and/or Planswift is considered an asset.
  • Knowledge of fundamental safety principles within an industrial/construction work environment.
  • 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.

 

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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