Entry-Level Commercial Estimator

Business Name: 
CentiMark Corporation
Industry: 
Construction
Type of Position: 
Full-Time Job
Grade Level: 
Senior
Location: 
Hayward
Days/Hours per Week: 
45
Pay Range: 
$40k to $60k DOE
Benefits: 
  • Health Insurance (medical, dental, and vision)
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid vacation/holidays
  • Company Vehicle
  • Coverage of Business Expenses
  • 401(k) and Employee Stock Ownership Programs
Duration of Position: 

Full Time

Position Description: 

This position will directly support a senior sales rep in the office. They will be going out to job sites to provide building specs, measurements, and a roofing system proposal. The estimator will also be interacting with building owners or decision makers to get information as company representative being the first face they see from CentiMark.

Position Responsibilities: 
  • Perform project take-offs from Architect/Construction Spec Drawings.
  • Prepare project submittals for specified contract projects.
  • Travel to customer’s locations and inspect roofs and perform take offs
  • Communicate with customers and check roofs for problem areas.
  • Measures roofs and estimate the amount of roofing material and labor needed to re-roof.
  • Will work closely with the sales force to provide them with accurate information for the creation of proposals for customers.
  • Prepare estimates and quotations and detailed proposals through the use of a proprietary computer system
  • Perform regular site visits to on-going projects to support operations and enhance the customer communication and experience
  • Review projects and prepare regular job progress reports
  • Will need to travel out of town occasionally.
  • Market to new potential prospects in the area.

 

Required Qualifications: 
  • Organizational, Analytical, Problem Solving and People Skills.
  • Understanding of new construction and specification driven bidding processes a plus.
  • Ability to read/interpret architectural drawings and perform project take offs.
  • Ability to compile and prepare project submittals.
  • Ability to track project change orders.
  • Able to complete project closeout documentation as required.
  • Computer skills (proficient in MS Word, Excel and Bid Estimating Software)
  • General Construction, Roofing and/or Sales Experience a Plus
  • A Valid driver’s license in good standing
  • Able to climb up & down ladders to minimum heights of 25 feet
Preferred Qualifications: 

Experience with: THERMOPLASTIC, BUR, METAL, SHINGLES, EPDM, SPF FOAM and COATINGS a plus but will train the right individual.

Application Deadline: 
Open until filled