Estimator - Glass Industry (LA)
TalentPath Group
 San Bernardino, CA

POSITION: Estimator / Chief Estimator - Glass Industry

LOCATION: Los Angeles, CA or San Bernadino, CA

SUMMARY:

Company is seeking experienced Sales Estimators to prepare bid proposals for private and public projects.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • The job will require all stages of bidding on projects, including but not limited to: determining Union requirements; determining bid schedules; reviewing job specifications; visiting job sites; attending pre-construction meetings; reviewing contracts; maintaining bid process schedule and communicating bid status; choosing best options for systems/materials; soliciting and reviewing vendor and subcontractor quotes; performing labor reviews; maintaining bid spreadsheet.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Minimum of 2+ years of glazing industry experience with various sized projects
  • High school diploma and some college (certification or Associates degree), in Construction or Architectural Technology coursework
  • Knowledge of materials, machines, tools, and equipment used in the industry
  • Ability to read blueprints as well as architectural and structural drawings
  • Ability to do accurate take-offs; familiarity with on-screen take-offs
  • Familiarity with GDS Storefront software
  • Working knowledge of Windows Operating System, Microsoft Word, Excel, and Microsoft Project
  • Understanding of manufacturers’ installation instructions
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Strong conflict-resolution skills
  • Listening and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills
  • High level of attention to detail and self-motivation

COMPENSATION & BENEFITS:

Competitive salary and benefits commensurate with experience and qualifications.

TO APPLY:

For immediate consideration, please send us your current resume and project list.