Estimating Manager Pittsburgh, PA Posted: 8/25/2021
Permanent Full Time
Technical Solutions Inc. is currently seeking an Estimating Manager on behalf of our client, a local full-service mechanical construction company. The Estimating Manager will manage the daily activities of the estimating department.
*Implements technical estimating standards and procedures and oversees the work of project estimators.
*Oversees solicitations from supplied bids and proposals for labor, material and equipment and evaluations of the proposals to ensure they meet project specifications and budget requirement.
*Is responsible for the training and staffing of estimating department.
*Manages subordinate staff in the day-to-day performance of their jobs.
*Ensures that project/department milestones/goals are met and adhering to approved budgets.
*Has full authority for personnel actions.
*Extensive knowledge of the function and department processes.
*Work with Vice President to decide what projects to bid.
*Review all front-end specifications to ensure a full understanding of the scope of work.
*Review all estimates to ensure cost are covered.
*Assign estimators projects to bid.
*Review/manage the bid log including updating the status of proposals and following up on any open proposals with clients
*Take responsibility for all turnover correspondence with all involved parties.
*Run the sales meeting
*Generate and maintain good customer relations
*Attend after hours functions, as required.
*Keep estimating history data.
*Keep estimate vs actual history data.
*Final review with Vice President.
*Reviews change orders.
*Mentor and train estimators and take off personnel
*Track record of managing multiple projects simultaneously
*Estimating software experience, Trimble Accubid Enterprise Software preferably.
*Proficiency with Word and Excel
*Able to read and understand civil, architectural, structural and mechanical plans and specifications to include blueprints, proposals and other documents as they relate to work.
*Associate degree or relevant work experience will be considered
*A minimum of six (6) + years" experience in the Mechanical industry preferable estimating.
Technical Solutions Inc. provides a wide range of staffing services throughout Western Pennsylvania, Ohio and West Virginia. Simplify the job search process by letting us do all the work! With 30 years of expertise, we have the resources, techniques and insights to guide your job search. Our staff will work with you one-on-one to understand your needs and discuss your options. We can even send your resume to multiple job openings that you are a fit for, giving you opportunities to choose from. We reach out to hiring managers for feedback, coordinate and schedule interviews, and advocate on your behalf so that you get the best offer possible. At TSI, we genuinely care about our employees and want to see you succeed. No candidate is ever promised something we do not deliver. The best part is that there are no fees or cost for any of our services. For more information on our company and to view all of our exciting job opportunities, please visit www.tsiwork.com or give us a call at 724-733-2100.