Plumbing Estimator Pittsburgh, PA Posted: 8/25/2021
Permanent Full Time
Technical Solutions Inc. is currently seeking a Plumbing Estimator on behalf of our client, a local full-service mechanical construction company. The Plumbing Estimator is responsible for cost estimating for projects based on the use of construction plans and industry knowledge. They will provide continuous monitoring of open bids, RFP"s and estimate assignments under the direction of the Estimating Manager.
*Preparation of complete and accurate Plumbing (or piping) estimates
*Perform estimating duties from time of project"s introduction to beginning of construction, including the following:
*Create/maintain organized estimate files
*Take responsibility for all preconstruction correspondence with all involved parties, including bid invitations, requests for information, addenda, and scope of work clarification
*Establish complete understanding of project scope of work related to the request for proposal
*Create comprehensive estimates with detailed line items appropriate for the scope of work of each project
*Solicit accurate pricing from qualified subcontractors/vendors/suppliers to ensure competitive coverage of each line item in the estimate.
*Organize project site visits if necessary to define scope and familiarity with the project.
*Define/confirm scope of work for each subcontractor/vendor/supplier and produce certified written scope sheets.
*Submit proposals in a professional and timely manner.
*Generate and maintain good customer relations
*Track record of managing multiple projects simultaneously
*Estimating software experience, Trimble Accubid Enterprise software preferably.
*Proficiency with Microsoft 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.
*Communication and organizational Skills
*Associate degree or relevant work experience will be considered
*A minimum of three (3) + years estimating experience
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.