Mechanical Piping and Plumbing Estimator

Confidential Company  •  Seattle, WA

5 - 7 years experience  •  Energy & Environmental Services

$70K - $90K ($70K - $90K base, Nationwide relocation)
Posted on 08/11/17 by Scott Phillips
Confidential Company
Seattle, WA
5 - 7 years experience
Energy & Environmental Services
$70K - $90K
($70K - $90K base, Nationwide relocation)
Posted on 08/11/17 Scott Phillips

Mechanical Piping and Plumbing Estimator

Seattle, WA

Our client is currently seeking a MechanicalConstruction Estimator to join their team as a member of their growing Construction division. 

You’re great at:

  • Evaluating costs and constructability issues in preparing estimates.
  • Ensuring the accuracy of cost estimates.
  • Developing project cost estimates based upon schematic and/or detailing descriptions of scope for various disciplines.
  • Having ability in developing initial budgets and estimating with no engineering drawings or specifications.
  • Performing subcontractor and vendor estimating reviews.
  • Coordinating and performing duties and responsibilities such as lead generation, customer services and coordinating the start of a project.
  • Developing requests for proposals for potential subcontractors and vendors.
  • Responsibility for discussions and meetings with subcontractors, vendors, architects, customers and management.
  • Evaluating and communicating project risk.
  • Identifying and securing prospective business consistent with the company’s strategy.

What we would like to see from you:

  • Must have demonstrated proficiency for all the responsibilities of an Associate Estimator.
  • Knowledge of building systems and applications required.
  • Bachelor’s degree in mechanical or construction related fields are required or equivalent work experience.
  • Field experience in mechanical estimating is preferred.
  • Intermediate knowledge of the Microsoft Suite, Word, Excel and Outlook required; working knowledge of SharePoint is preferred.
  • Working knowledge of Trimble/QuickPen and/or Quotesoft estimating software and databases.
  • Four (4) years of previous estimating experiencerequired.
  • Field experience in conceptual estimating is preferred.

Compensation for the Mechanical Piping and Plumbing Estimator

  • Salary for the Mechanical Piping and Plumbing Estimator $70,000 - $90,000

More information about the job

Is Relocation Available? Yes, nationwide

Are you open to sponsorship? No

This position is: New Position

Is there a possibility to work remote? No

Is there equity? No

Are there flexible work hours? No

Does this position have direct reports? No

Who does this position report to? The Lead Estimator

What are the 3-4 non-negotiable requirements on this position?

  • Must have 4+ yearsexperience estimating (doing take offs and quantity estimates) in a competitive environment for plumbing and piping in a variety of sectors (like commercial, high rise, education, healthcare, labs, etc...though we don't do big industrial).

What are the nice-to-have skills?

  • more experience in different sectors.
  • Experience estimating HVAC.

What is exciting about this opportunity?

This team does $500+ mil per year in mechanicalconstruction. It's an opportunity to work on high profile large projects w/ experienced and high tenured team. Diverse jobs: data centers, healthcare, tech, education, commercial high-rise, museum and stadium.

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