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Sheet Metal Estimator  Pittsburgh, PA  Posted: 9/19/2022
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Permanent Full Time

Technical Solutions Inc. is currently seeking a Sheet Metal Estimator on behalf of our client, a Pittsburgh based Mechanical Contractor.  The Sheet Metal Estimator is responsible for producing accurate and comprehensive HVAC sheet metal cost estimates based on plans, specifications and industry knowledge.

Major Activities:
  • Prepare complete and accurate HVAC sheet metal estimates.
  • Contact and communicate with applicable vendors and subcontractors to complete estimates.
  • Responsible for pre-construction correspondence with all involved parties including customers.
  • Basic take-off of sheet metal duct and all items typically the responsibility of sheet metal workers.
  • Responsible for applying labor factors to all applicable items based on personal and company's historical experience.
  • Read and understand construction specifications (including front-end) construction drawings, addenda, RFI's and scopes of work from owners, engineers, other contractors and suppliers.
  • Proactively organize site-visits for internal as well as external personnel, if required.
  • Create and maintain organized estimate files that others can also understand.
  • Submit proposals in a professional and timely manner.
  • Generate and maintain good customer relations, both internally and externally.

Job Requirements


Job Requirements:
  • Track record of managing multiple estimates simultaneously.
  • Estimating software experience, Trimble Autobid (Quickpen), preferred.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Excel.
  • Able to work in a team setting.
  • Communication and organizational skills, both verbal and written.
  • Basic understanding of architectural, structural, civil and electrical documents and how they relate to the mechanical documents.
  • 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 or give us a call at 724-733-2100.


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