Mechanical Piping and Plumbing Estimator


Seattle, WA

Industry: Staffing & Recruiting


5 - 7 years

Posted 396 days ago

  by    Arthur Crume

Mechanical Piping and Plumbing Estimator

*Working knowledge of Trimble/QuickPen and/or Quotesoft estimating software and databases

*Must have 4+ years experience 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.

Seattle, WA

Salary: DOE

Nationwide Relocation Assistance Available

My client is currently seeking a Mechanical Construction Estimator to join the team as a member of their growing Construction division.

This team does $500+ mil per year in mechanicalconstruction.

It's an opportunity to work on high profile large projects with an experienced and high tenured team.

Diverse jobs: data centers, healthcare, tech, education, commercial high-rise, museum and stadium.

Your Responsibilities:

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.


*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.

The Company is an equal opportunity employer.

Committed to providing equal employment opportunity to all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, ancestry, creed, marital status, sexual orientation, or Veteran or military status, genetic information or any other basis prohibited by local, state or federal law in the relevant jurisdiction.

This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment including, but not limited to employment, advancement, assignment, and training.

Committed to strengthening diversity through recruiting and retaining minority and women professionals from all backgrounds.

This commitment to Equal Employment Opportunity is made equally as a social responsibility and as an economic and business necessity.

$80K - $90K