Randstad Estimator in Newnan, Georgia

Estimator

job details:

  • location:Newnan, GA

  • salary:$14 - $14.50 per hour

  • date posted:Friday, November 9, 2018

  • experience:Entry Level

  • job type:Temp to Perm

  • reference:S_703839

  • questions:dawn.williamson@randstadusa.com000/000-0000

job description

Estimator

Responsible for evaluating bid specifications and drawings, ensuring that we know everything required to successfully bid and win the project. Estimators must aggressively follow-up with subcontractors to ensure that bids are received. Estimators will also work with Project Management teams to follow-up on bids and budgets to close the business.

Essential Duties

  • Create stock length cost proposals based on elevation take-offs, using our price book and computer software

  • Write orders, purchase requisitions, metal requests, credits and MRA's

  • Provide pricing of change orders and backorders to insure accurate invoicing

  • Provide detailed estimates to our customer in a timely- manner. Work from architectural drawings and specs, shop drawings or elevation take-offs

  • Follow up on estimates and provide feedback concerning market pricing levels

  • Achieve acceptable sales and margin levels. Monitor actual vs. estimated costs and work with leadership to adjust standards accordingly

  • Enter orders. door fab sheets, metal requests, and assist walk in customers

  • Provide consultation, coordination, and assistance to our clients, sales force and internal personnel

  • Maintain detailed and organized records of bid documents, correspondence and other project specs

  • Travel with outside sales personnel as required to promote customer relations

Responsibilities:

5 years experience estimating mid size glazing projects from architectural drawings and specs

Ability to read, interpret & understand architectural drawings/specs

Estimating software programs

Knowledge of glass, composite metal panels, and other infill options as well as their applications

Strong Geometry & Math Skills

AUTOCAD/REVIT experience a plus

Knowledge of fabrication and installations

Prior estimating knowledge preferred

Working hours: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Skills:

Entry level accounting

Great math skills

Understanding of blueprints and construction technology

Education:

Bachelors

Experience:

Entry Level

Qualifications:

Please submit resumes, no phone calls.

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