Millwork Estimator

Commercial, Institutional, Laboratory, Medical Facilities, Millwork and Cabinetry
Indiana
Job description We are looking for a Commercial Millwork/Cabinet Estimator with experience to work in creating accurate estimates for large commercial projects. We are a growing laminate cabinet and architectural millwork manufacturer making commercial cabinetry and other furnishings for large schools, hospitals, public event areas and other commercial buildings. What you will be doing:
  • Working directly with architects, contractors, and project managers to prepare estimates for millwork and commercial casework.
  • Helping to prepare detailed take offs by using plan sets provided by architects and contractors.
  • Reviewing detailed specifications to determine material types to be used and putting into a detailed spreadsheet used by our engineers on the production drawings.
  • Reviewing provided drawings for completeness and accuracy to develop a complete scope coverage.
  • Using various computer programs Excel, Word and other proprietary software. Use of some auto-cad is also required.
What else will you being doing:
  • Help develop project schedules and schedules of value breakdowns for the projects once they are landed.
  • Documenting your work for future use by engineering teams.
  • Collecting data and incorporating this information into a form to be used by drafters and engineers.
This position requires a smart, detail-oriented person who can read blueprints in detail including plan pages, elevations, and finish schedules. An individual who can interpret drawings to create a detailed estimate. But technical expertise is not the only thing. We are also wanting to find is: Someone who takes their job seriously (i.e., shows up ahead of time, comes ready to work, and demonstrates by their own example what a good work ethic is supposed to look like). Someone who is self-disciplined and self-directed to be able to stay on-task and works well without a high degree of direct supervision. Must be a team player. There are a few requirements for the job that must be met:
  • The individual must have experience with computers.
  • Individual needs to be able to demonstrate experience doing similar work using AutoCAD, Microsoft Excel, and Word.
  • Good communication skills are a must along with the ability to learn quickly as the job is fast paced and has set timelines for completion.
  • Must be willing to do what it takes to complete the bidding process, including overtime if required to meet deadlines.
  • All applicants must be able to successfully pass a pre-employment drug test and be able to maintain drug-free status to work for our team.
What we can offer for you: You can count on working a steady year-round job, with a predictable schedule of working Monday through Friday. You can enjoy having group health benefits (medical, dental, vision, and prescription coverage), Life Insurance, a 401k plan, and paid time off (personal days, vacation, and holidays). __ ** Job Type: Full-time Salary: $ 60,000.00 plus depending on experience level Expected hours: 45 per week. Benefits:
  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance
Schedule:
  • Monday to Friday
Education:
  • Bachelor's (Preferred)

Job Features

Field of Interest

Estimating

Recruitment ContactRyan Fullerton (417) 682-3056
Salary Range$60K+ commensurate of experience
Relocationoffered
Benefits401(k) 401(k) matching Dental insurance Health insurance Life insurance Paid time off Vision insurance

Job description We are looking for a Commercial Millwork/Cabinet Estimator with experience to work in creating accurate estimates for large commercial projects. We are a growing laminate cabinet and...

Commercial, Millwork and Cabinetry
Colorado
Job Description: Duties of this position are, but not be limited to: Create job estimates for the sales department. Alert and proactive to opportunities to change methods, processes, and procedures. Continuously monitor subcontractor and supplier billing to assist the Project and Plant Managers in controlling operating costs. Helping deliver quality products on time and on budget. Ability to process paperwork in a timely manner. Ensure all estimates include fully burdened labor costs and overhead absorption. Measure Gross Margin to company targets.   Eligibility Requirements: Engineering or Construction Degree, or equivalent At least five years of hands-on experience required. Must have the skills and knowledge to keep all lines of communication open within the office and from external sources.  Ability to work with other employees. Must be a US citizen or a legal resident alien. I9 requirements must be satisfied. Experience with Bluebeam and/or Innergy ERP a plus.   Job Salary: $75-100K Relocation: Yes Benefits Offered: Medical Insurance, retirement plan, paid vacations, and holidays. For immediate consideration forward your resume to craig@tradejobplacement.com or call me at 417-214-5082 to discuss.

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Field of Interest

Estimating

Recruitment ContactCraig Mengel (417) 214-5082
Salary Range$70-$100K starting annual salary commensurate
Relocationoffered
BenefitsMedical Insurance, retirement plan, paid vacations, and holidays.

Job Description: Duties of this position are, but not be limited to: Create job estimates for the sales department. Alert and proactive to opportunities to change methods, processes, and procedures. C...

Architectural, Commercial, Window and Door
California
Job Description: Assist Estimating Dept with takeoffs from Plans, on new jobs for estimating.  Putting together Proposals of Doors and Windows for customers. Putting together Change Orders of Jobs in Progress. Responsible for creating Word documents & Excel spreadsheets for Projects. Putting together Shop Drawings for Estimates / Mockups. Create new systems through product design research for recordkeeping, maintaining accuracy & timelines. Maintain, research, and implement new software & tools, as needed for improvement of Estimating Dept. Create the implementation of the Cloud Based Programs Bluebeam and Salesforce. Meet with Estimating Team to obtain all the necessary information needed to compile ProposalsReview and mark up architectural plans including door/window schedules. Putting together clear, thorough RFI’s for each project being quoted, to get answers needed. Gather pricing from Vendors for Materials, Hardware, etc. for projects being quoted. Weekly meetings with President of company & members of Estimating Department. Creating & establishing standard templates for use in simplifying Quoting process. Creating CAD Drawings & Submittal Packets for Samples / Mockups, with the following considerations: Engineering, Structural Integrity, Physical Operation, Hardware Compatibility, Weatherproofing Installation & Waterproofing Demands, Design, Appearance, Schedules & Budgets. Establishing a standard catalog of written text & terminology, to be re‐used on future projects.   Eligibility Requirements: 5+ years of computer use & knowledge of various software. 3+ years of proven office skills Proficient in Word, Excel, AutoCAD 2D, 3D, Bluebeam, Salesforce, and other software Able to read and enter information with detailed accuracy. Job Salary: $65K to $100K+ (pending experience) Relocation: Yes Benefits Offered: 401K, paid vacations, and holidays. For immediate consideration forward your resume to craig@tradejobplacement.com or call me at 417-214-5082 to discuss.

Job Features

Field of Interest

Estimating

Recruitment ContactCraig Mengel (417) 214-5082
Salary Range$65-$100K starting annual salary commensurate
Relocationoffered
Benefits401K, paid vacations, and holidays

Job Description: Assist Estimating Dept with takeoffs from Plans, on new jobs for estimating.  Putting together Proposals of Doors and Windows for customers. Putting together Cha...

Kitchen & Bath, Millwork and Cabinetry, Residential
California
Job Description Work with clients to accurately estimate millwork projects in a clear, timely and efficient manner to be handed off to project management once awarded. Manage calls, and emails from clients, vendors, or team members to ensure all issues are handled and properly addressed with all pertaining personnel to ensure customer satisfaction. Ensure all take-offs are completed in a timely manner with a degree of accuracy, scope, cost and reflect the unique needs of each client. Track and record all labor units with total project coverage based on historical data, overall quantity and level of difficulty. Ensure material pricing is kept current and input correctly, while keeping vendors competitive by requiring multiple quotes from competing companies. Ensure bids are set-up and kept ready to submit before review. Paying attention to ensure they are professionally presented in a conversational way. Ensure change orders, and red-line revisions are handled quickly and recorded thoroughly. Make sure handoffs are completed and that information is complete and recorded so project management can reference at any given time. Eligibility Requirements Ability to organize, sort and stay on top of incoming information. Experience in Finish Carpentry estimating. Expert understanding of Microsoft office products. Extensive knowledge and understanding of millwork and related hardware, items and terms. Past recognizable and referenced history of millwork industry experience in high end markets. Excellent blueprint and architectural drawings acumen. Knowledge of material vendor and materials used. Excellent communication skills. Ability to manage own time with aptitude in identifying important areas of need to ensure time is used wisely. Job Salary $55k - $90k Relocation Package Yes Benefits Offered 401K, pto, paid holidays, bonus program, medical For immediate consideration forward your resume to craig@tradejobplacement.com or call me at 417-214-5082 to discuss.

Job Features

Field of Interest

Estimating

Recruitment ContactCraig Mengel
Salary Range$55-$90K starting annual salary commensurate
Relocationoffered
Benefits401K, pto, paid holidays, bonus program, medical

Job Description Work with clients to accurately estimate millwork projects in a clear, timely and efficient manner to be handed off to project management once awarded. Manage calls, and emails from cl...

Architectural, Commercial, Financial Institutions, Institutional, Millwork and Cabinetry, Restaurant
Maryland
Location: MD
 
 
Job Description Develop timely project cost estimates in excess of $1M. Participate in timely and continuous communication with the Sales, Manufacturing and Operations teams. Utilize a variety of computer software applications to develop the bid and subsequent proposal. Identify, record, and convey project related scope of work and specifications. Documentation of errors, omissions, and ambiguities found in bid documents. Partner with the Sales, Operations and Manufacturing teams to ensure continuity of the project and that timelines are met. Sourcing and qualifying project related vendors and suppliers. Pricing and review of change order requests. Review of shop drawings to identify deviations from estimated methods and costs. Preparing reports and estimate documentation for participation in project hand-off meetings. Provide technical support for sales presentations. This may include, but is not limited to detailed material specifications; proper means and methods of manufacturing, and installation techniques. Eligibility Requirements 5 years’ experience in millwork, carpentry, drywall, or similar industry. Ability to read blueprints, interior design and architectural drawings. Demonstrated ability to work independently, and as part of a team. Ability to work under time pressure, and prioritize. Strong organizational skills with attention to detail. Job Salary $70k - $110k Relocation Package Yes Benefits Offered Medical Insurance, 401K and paid vacations and holidays. For immediate consideration forward your resume to craig@tradejobplacement.com or call me at 417-214-5082 to discuss.

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Estimating, Senior Estimator

Recruitment ContactCraig Mengel (417) 214-5082
Salary Range$70-$110K starting annual salary commensurate
Relocationoffered
BenefitsMedical Insurance, 401K and paid vacations and holidays

Location: MD     Job Description Develop timely project cost estimates in excess of $1M. Participate in timely and continuous communication with the Sales, Manufacturing and Operations teams. Utiliz...

Job Description: Support all estimating components of the Preconstruction Department for both the Residential and Commercial Divisions.   Eligibility Requirements:
  • Maintain current project drawings, specifications, and addenda and distribution to subcontractors.
  • Generate estimates for prospective clients as required.
  • Develop project scopes for each division of work during the preconstruction timeline.
  • Assist the Preconstruction Manager in managing deliverable timelines.
  • Coordinate subcontractor estimating meetings with prospective clients/design team.
  • Study plans and provide estimating guidelines to subcontractors and vendors.
  • Quantity takeoffs using detailed spreadsheets and takeoff software.
  • Maintenance of current approved Subcontractor/Vendor List
  • Maintain historical pricing database.
  • Support project download meetings with project manager and superintendent
  • Update Residential and Commercial Department heads on current estimate statuses during weekly meeting.
  Job Salary: $75K to $95K + (pending experience) Relocation: Yes Benefits Offered:
  • 401(k)
  • Paid time off
  • Bonus pay.
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Vision insurance
  For immediate consideration forward your resume to craig@tradejobplacement.com or call me at 417-214-5082 to discuss.

Job Features

Field of Interest

Estimating

Recruitment ContactCraig Mengel
Salary Range$75-$95K starting annual salary commensurate
RelocationOffered
Benefits401(k) Paid time off Bonus pay. Dental insurance Health insurance Vision insurance

Job Description: Support all estimating components of the Preconstruction Department for both the Residential and Commercial Divisions.   Eligibility Requirements: Maintain current project drawings, ...

Architectural, Commercial, Millwork and Cabinetry
Florida
Job Description: Looking for a motivated experienced Commercial Millwork Estimator. Responsible for creating project pricing, maintaining price files. Eligibility Requirements: Minimum of 3 years’ experience with comprehensive understanding of custom millwork, commercial casework construction methods.   Job Salary: $70K to $85K (paid to experience) Relocation: Yes Benefits Offered: Medical, PTO and Holidays For immediate consideration forward your resume to craig@tradejobplacement.com or call me at 417-214-5082 to discuss.

Job Features

Field of Interest

Estimating

Recruitment ContactCraig Mengel (417) 214-5082
Salary Range$70-$85K starting annual salary commensurate
RelocationOffered
BenefitsMedical, PTO and Holidays

Job Description: Looking for a motivated experienced Commercial Millwork Estimator. Responsible for creating project pricing, maintaining price files. Eligibility Requirements: Minimum of 3 years’ e...

Commercial, Millwork and Cabinetry
NW Arkansas
Summary The Commercial Estimators are responsible for preparing cost estimates for project materials and construction for the company including bidding on the cost of projects and services. This position will require periodic trips to Minnesota, but the candidate will live in the NW Arkansas area and be remote from physical manufacturing facility. Essential Functions and Responsibilities • Estimating the characteristics of materials and entire projects. • Analyze blueprints and other documents to prepare material labor and cost estimates. • Prepare estimates for use in selecting vendors and subcontractors. • Estimate sizes, distances, resources, and quantities to perform a work activity. • Consult with clients, vendors, and contractors to formulate estimates and solve issues. • Confer with architects, contractors, owners, and subcontractors on changes and adjustments to cost estimates. • Work with drafters, supervisor, manager and other departments to formulate accurate bids. • Communicate with customers, public, government, and other external sources in person, writing, and telephone. • Set up cost monitoring and reporting methods and procedures. • Prepare cost and expenditure statements and other necessary documents at regular intervals for the duration of a project. • Abide by DCD estimating SOP’s. • Other duties as assigned. Knowledge and Skills • Excellent communication skills – both written and verbal. • Ability to summarize and communicate orally in person or over the telephone and in written form over email. • Ability to read and understand information and ideas presented in writing. • Can apply general rules to specific problems to produce answers that make sense. • Knowledge of production processes, quality control, cost, and other techniques to maximize production. • Knowledge of materials, methods, and the tools involved in the construction or repair of woodwork. • Strong organizational skills and the ability to prioritize workload in order to meet tight deadlines in a fast-paced environment. • Team oriented and the ability to operate with a diverse group of people. Requirements • High School Diploma • Willingness to work occasional evenings and weekends when necessary • Overtime as required. Work Conditions and Physical Demands • Ability to sit and/or stand for extended periods of time. • High proficiency in Microsoft Office software programs. • Capable of carrying, moving, and lifting up to 20 pounds when needed. • Ability to add, subtract, multiply, or divide quickly and accurately. • Capable of manipulating, grasping, and maneuvering tools and other materials. For immediate consideration contact ryan@tradejobplacement.com or call (417) 850-7159.

Job Features

Field of Interest

Estimating

Recruitment ContactRyan Fullerton (417) 850-7159
Salary Range$60-$80K starting annual salary commensurate of experience
RelocationOffered
BenefitsPaid Holidays, PTO, Simple IRA, Health & Dental Insurance

Summary The Commercial Estimators are responsible for preparing cost estimates for project materials and construction for the company including bidding on the cost of projects and services. This posit...

Commercial, Millwork and Cabinetry
Indiana
Job Description Provide accurate cost estimates for projects. Maintain open communication with team and utilize drawings, specifications, and requirements to develop precise estimates of project costs. Measure, help order materials, use CAD, manage projects. Eligibility Requirements Great communicators need to be very likable personality as they will be dealing with contractors/ architects. Bachelor’s degree in construction management or a related field, or a combination of relevant industry experience and education. 5 years of experience in millwork, carpentry. Exceptional knowledge and expertise within the millwork industry, both in the shop and field. Ability to read and interpret blueprints, interior design, and architectural drawings. Demonstrated ability to work independently, as well as part of a team. Job Salary $45K base with no commission ceiling (Current Sales/Designers with training are making $100K+ in short order and up to $150K with excellent experience) Relocation Package Yes Benefits Offered medical/health insurance, dental, vision available, 401k, profit sharing, paid holidays, paid vacation For immediate consideration forward your resume to craig@tradejobplacement.com or call me at 417-214-5082 to discuss.

Job Features

Field of Interest

Estimating

Recruitment ContactCraig Mengel (417) 214-5082
Salary Range$45K base + uncapped commission ($100-$150K common)
Relocationoffered
Benefitsmedical/health insurance, dental, vision available, 401k, profit sharing, paid holidays, paid vacation

Job Description Provide accurate cost estimates for projects. Maintain open communication with team and utilize drawings, specifications, and requirements to develop precise estimates of project costs...

Architectural, Millwork and Cabinetry, Window and Door
Virginia
Job Description Successful commercial millwork manufacturer seeks Estimator. This candidate will work in an AWI standard specific industry and maintain database of vendors, contractors, for cost development and submittal of bids. Candidate will facilitate costs and buy lists, conduct cost analysis studies to aid quote preparation while setting standard costs for labor and production. Will have oversight regarding change orders. Eligibility Requirements Highly knowledgeable in commercial millwork/cabinetry or similar wood products fields. Minimum of 3 years’ experience in estimating. Excellent mathematics acumen. Excellent interpersonal relationship skills and ability to work with all other departments to ensure scheduling, budgets, and labor costs are in line. Excellent communication and presentation skills for ability to work directly with engineers, contractors, owners, customer and other personnel involved in project. Proficient in ability to read and interpret drawings and blueprints. Knowledge of AWI Standards.

Job Features

Field of Interest

Estimating

Recruitment ContactCraig Mengel (417) 214-5082
Salary Range$60-$70K starting salary commensurate
Relocationoffered
BenefitsHealth care, Retirement Plan paid vacation/holidays

Job Description Successful commercial millwork manufacturer seeks Estimator. This candidate will work in an AWI standard specific industry and maintain database of vendors, contractors, for cost devel...

Commercial, Millwork and Cabinetry
Oklahoma

Job Description

Responsible for estimating costs, based on time, labor and material forecasts, and preparing written responses to client specifications and requests for proposals for large and/or complex projects in compliance with company policies, capabilities, and standards

Eligibility Requirement

Read, interpret, and understand architectural drawings and specification documents
Generate material take-off lists and costs
Obtain bids from vendors on specialty items
Understand estimating and production as they relate to shop drawings, material yield, and labor
Ability to interpret architectural prints and specs, takeoff information, and any additional information from sales to properly communicate customer expectations to production
Be familiar with cabinet construction and drawing requirements to adhere to the industry's governing bodies (AWI, QCP, LEED, FSC, etc.)

Job Features

Field of Interest

Estimating

Recruitment ContactCraig Mengel (417) 214-5082
Salary Range$65K+ starting annual salary w/annual bonus incentive
Relocationoffered
BenefitsHealth, Dental, 401K with match, Bonus, PTO and Holidays

Job Description Responsible for estimating costs, based on time, labor and material forecasts, and preparing written responses to client specifications and requests for proposals for large and/or comp...

Commercial, Furniture, Millwork and Cabinetry, Store/Retail Fixtures
Minnesota

Job Description

Generate quotes/estimates using architectural drawings

Work directly with vendors to obtain accurate and current material prices.

Determine lead times based on product availability.

Follow up with RFQ’s, CO’s and any other changes on quoted work.

Eligibility Requirement

Have basic knowledge of the variety of material types and construction details/methods.

Work directly with project managers to achieve accurate & complete estimates

Strong written, verbal, and visual communication skills

Multi-tasking abilities & attention to detail

Proficiency with Microsoft Office

Experience in commercial millwork is preferred

Job Features

Field of Interest

Estimating

Recruitment ContactCraig Mengel (417) 214-5082
Salary Range$50K-$80K starting annual salary commensurate
Relocationoffered
BenefitsMedical, Dental, 401K, PTO and Holidays

Job Description Generate quotes/estimates using architectural drawings Work directly with vendors to obtain accurate and current material prices. Determine lead times based on product availability. Fo...

Commercial, Financial Institutions, Institutional, Medical Facilities, Millwork and Cabinetry, Panel Manufacturing
Long Island, New York

Job Description

Looking for a motivated experienced Commercial Millwork Estimator. Responsible to create project pricing, maintain price files, in timely manner.

Eligibility Requirement

Experience with Commercial, institutional, corporate, retail medical facilities, financial institutions, wall panel systems as well as some high-end residential products.

Minimum of 5 years’ experience.

Comprehensive understanding of custom millwork, commercial casework construction methods.

Job Features

Field of Interest

Estimating

Recruitment ContactCraig Mengel (417) 214-5082
Salary Range$70-$100K starting annual salary commensurate
RelocationOffered
BenefitsVacation, Medical, 401k

Job Description Looking for a motivated experienced Commercial Millwork Estimator. Responsible to create project pricing, maintain price files, in timely manner. Eligibility Requirement Experience wit...

Millwork and Cabinetry, Residential
New England States

Job Description

Responsible for all estimating activities in assigned projects.

Prepare an accurate cost estimate of materials, labor and services.

Produce an accurate product take-off from client's drawings or other documents.

Manage account services. Monitor project performance. Identify and resolve client concerns.

Identify and sell projects ideal for our operational capacities at a target profit margin.

Prepare action plans and schedules to identify sales prospects.

Eligibility Requirement

Experience in residential architectural woodworking and cabinetry industry.

Must be proficient in Microsoft Excel & Outlook

local travel to clients and prospects. This requires a valid state driver’s license.

Work requires willingness to work a flexible schedule and occasional overnight travel.

Job Features

Field of Interest

Estimating

Recruitment ContactCraig Mengel (417) 214-5082
Salary Range$70-$90K starting annual salary commensurate
RelocationOffered
BenefitsHealth, Dental, Vision, Paid Time Off and holidays, 401k and bonus program.

Job Description Responsible for all estimating activities in assigned projects. Prepare an accurate cost estimate of materials, labor and services. Produce an accurate product take-off from clientR...