Steel Estimator (structural steel experience)
If you are an experienced Estimator with structural steel (buildings) experience in the greater Chicago land area, please read on!
We are an established Chicago land Steel Erector and we are looking to hire an Estimator to complement our continued growth for commercial and industrial customers.
What You Will Be Doing:
Produce accurate, detail-oriented quantity and labor estimates on small, large complex, and multi-story projects within bidding deadlines.
What You Need for this Position
5+ (five) years of experience estimating and bidding on structural steel (buildings) construction projects.
Ability to interpret bid instructions, review and analyze blueprints, specifications, and other documentation presented by the client and accurately prepare and estimate projects.
Collaborate with others (fabricators/client) and establish efficient erection methods for each individual project.
Ability to price for client change order work on existing contracts.
Ability to prepare accurately take off steel materials, estimate all necessary labor and field erection, estimate equipment costs and compile a thorough complete bid estimate.
Ability to work unsupervised and take control of work load.
Type up all estimates in house; enter takeoffs, drawing numbers etc. into company formats.
Adhere to and follow the estimating guidelines and prepare transfer of awarded projects to project management.
Be proactive and continually strive to search for alternative methods or problem solving to provide added value to our clients.
Interact with other key team members in a professional manner.
What's In It for You
We offer a competitive top market-based salary, comprehensive health insurance benefits, vacation time and profit sharing.