ESTIMATOR (Structural Steel/Misc.Metals Fab)

ESTIMATOR (Structural Steel/Misc.Metals Fab)

GPAC | Indianapolis, IN, 46201, US

Posted 13 days ago

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gpac is working with a company who is hiring anESTIMATOR (Structural Steel/Misc.Metals Fabrication).

This Structural Steel/Misc.Metals Fabrication company specializes in being a Steel Service Center, Fabrication Shop and Metal Retail Store for contractors, businesses, homeowners, and the construction industry.

Job Descripton for ESTIMATOR (Structural Steel/Misc.Metals Fabrication)


  • 3 years experience in the miscellaneous metals and(or) structural steel industry
  • Able to read Architectural and Structural Construction drawings.
  • Strong computer skills; proficient in Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel, and Bluebeam.
  • Possess and apply a broad knowledge of principles, practices, and procedures to the completion of difficult assignments.
  • Ability to develop and improve upon product knowledge.
  • Able to work in a fast-paced environment and able to multi-task.
  • Strong organizational & communication skills.

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES forESTIMATOR (Structural Steel/Misc.Metals Fabrication)

  • Create & maintain digital project folders & files. Manage drawings, specifications, addenda, ASI, RFI, etc.
  • Review and analyze drawings, specifications, schedules, and other documentation presented by the client to accurately prepare and estimate projects. Including alternate and breakdown pricing.
  • Request material quotes from vendors and bids from subcontractors for detailing, engineering, finishing, installation & equipment.
  • Compare & analyze vendor quotes and subcontractor bids to determine least cost & optimal schedule. Understand market pricing to analyze vendor pricing & subcontractor bids to ensure our proposals will target optimal profit margins.
  • Determine labor costs for in-house fabrication and request subcontractor pricing when required due to company capabilities or schedule.
  • Correspond with sales representatives, architects, & contractors to obtain missing information and recommend change/substitution to improve cost & lead time.
  • Prepare complete cost estimate analysis and write detailed bid proposal w/ scope of work & qualifications.
  • Assists in providing details of contracts received to project management & accounting for project turnover to ensure budget can be maintained & billing/estimate can be setup.
  • Performs other related work for completion of job history and file.

For additional information on thisESTIMATOR (Structural Steel/Misc.Metals Fabrication) opportunity, please contact Rod DeReus directly at 605-315-3908.

  • Resumes may be confidentially sent

ESTIMATOR (Structural Steel/Misc.Metals Fabrication)- gpac - IN

All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, age, color, sex (including pregnancy), religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, military status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable laws or regulations.

GPAC (Growing People and Companies) is an award-winning search firm specializing in placing quality professionals within multiple industries across the United States since 1990. We are extremely competitive, client-focused and realize that our value is in our ability to deliver the right solutions at the right time.