Estimator, Waxahachie, TX

 

 
 

Job ID:  143164

 

Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope®, a CRH company, is the leading supplier of products specified to close the building envelope. They include: custom-engineered curtain wall and window wall, architectural windows, storefront systems, doors, skylights and architectural glass.

 

Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope® is the leading supplier of architectural glass and aluminum glazing systems, including custom-engineered curtain wall and window wall, architectural windows, storefront systems, doors and skylights.  Our company is currently seeking a highly motivated Estimator for our US Aluminum group in Waxahachie, Texas.

 

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skills and/or abilities required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties of the job.

 

Responsibilities

 

  • Provide detailed estimates to our customers in a timely manner.  Work from architectural drawings and specifications, 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 estimating supervisor to adjust standards accordingly
  • Provide consultation, coordination, and assistance to our customers, sales force and internal personnel
  • Maintain detailed and organized records of bid documents, correspondence and other project specific information
  • Regular and predictable attendance, safely perform tasks and adherence to all safety policies and procedures are essential functions of this job

 

Requirements

 

  • Minimum of 5 years prior experience estimating mid-size and larger glazing projects from architectural drawings and specifications
  • Ability to read, interpret, & understand architectural drawings and specifications and provide detailed take offs and estimates that incorporate different building envelope solutions
  • Experience using electronic estimating tools, including estimating software, on-screen take-off tools and Excel spread sheets. 
  • Knowledge of aluminum glazing systems & their applications
  • Understanding of glass, composite metal panels, and other infill options as well as their applications
  • Basic understanding of engineering to be able to use various in house programs for structural review and the ability to identify and enlist help with problematic conditions
  • Strong geometry & math skills
  • Organized, self-starter with the ability to handle multiple projects, prioritize workload and work with minimal supervision
  • Must be able to communicate effectively & conduct themselves professionally; excellent written & verbal communication skills
  • Working knowledge of fabrication and installation in order to have good understanding of customer needs

 

What CRH Americas Offers You

 

  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs
  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion

 

About CRH Americas

 

CRH Americas has a long and proud heritage as one of North America’s largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the CRH Americas family. CRH Americas operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.

 

Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope®, a CRH company, is a great place to grow! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Once you click apply now, you will be brought to our career site. Please complete your online profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Our system allows you to view and track your status 24 hours a day. Thank you for your interest in the CRH Americas family!

 

Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope® is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

EOE/Vet/Disability--If you want to know more, please click on this link. 

Company
Oldcastle Inc
Posted
09/19/2018
Type
Full time
Location
Waxahachie, TX 75165, US