Estimator

  • Residential Design Services
  • Sacramento, CA, USA
  • Aug 29, 2019
Full time

Job Description

The Estimator will be responsible for generating quantity take-offs, cost estimates and to create pricing and proposals in support of the Company's sales activities. Must be able to work quickly and accurately in a high-pace environment where priorities change rapidly.

 

Key elements for this position:

  • Take Reviews and analyzes RFP/RFQ specifications and drawings to determine scope of work and customer requirements.
  • Performs material and labor quantity take-offs.
  • Assembles cost estimates, proposals, requests for information (RFIs), change orders and other documentation required for complete and accurate bids.
  • Works with sales staff to provide valuable solutions to the Company's builder customers.

What we need from you:

  • College degree in a business or construction-related field preferred.
  • 5 years of construction industry and building materials experience.
  • Bilingual – English & Spanish, a plus
  • Prior experience with the flooring, countertop and/or wall tile trades a plus.
  • Prior experience with RFMS and Measure is a plus.
  • High Excellent oral and written communications skills, with the ability to interact with all levels of internal and external customers.
  • Ability to read and interpret construction drawings, dimensions, details and specifications.
  • Strong computer skills, including MS Word and MS Excel, along with the ability to quickly learn how to use new software packages.
  • Good analytical and mathematical skills.
  • Ability to think critically and solve problems with missing information.
  • Able to work quickly and accurately with great attention to detail.
  • A thorough understanding of the flooring, countertop and wall tile products, services and industry practices.
  • Must provide a clean Department of Motor Vehicle Report.

 

WORK SCHEDULE: Monday-Friday – 8:00 am to 5:00 pm; no travel is expected for this position.

Number of Openings

1

Who can apply?

Anyone

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