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A successful Estimator will analyze blueprints, specifications, proposals, and other documentation to prepare time, cost, and labor estimates for construction projects. Routinely interact with vendors, suppliers, and subcontractors in preparation of bids. Duties to include: The primary function of an HVAC Estimator is to prepare comprehensive cost and labor estimates for heating, process piping and sheet metal trades for project bid proposals. Review of proposal specifications and drawings to determine scope of work and required contents of estimate. Compute cost factors and prepare estimates used for management purposes such as planning, organizing, and scheduling work; preparing bids; selecting vendors or subcontractors; and determining cost effectiveness. Solicit subcontractor and supplier bids and interface with their representatives in order to receive responsive bids prior to bid letting. Participate in pre-bid meetings, bid strategy and presentation meetings as requested. Interface with other individuals in the organization to obtain support and commitment of the cost estimates. Assist in updating estimating software programs Reviewing documents to establish scope while identifying value engineering opportunities, potential edges and/or problems Assisting project management in estimate and unit labor breakdown Candidate must be organized, detailed and motivated. Performing take-offs for both piping and sheet metal. Candidate will prepare and coordinate preparation of full estimates on all ranges of HVAC work. Provide complete conceptual and final estimating input on complex prime turn-key mechanical projects. Required Qualifications: 5 years experience in the HVAC industry Current knowledge of HVAC Mechanical products and services Strong work ethic & ability to work well in a team environment Strong Communication and Writing Skills Proficient in Microsoft Office Products CAD Experience Proficient in Piping/ Sheet Metal estimating software's We offer our employees a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package and are always looking for individuals with the talent and skills required to contribute to our continued growth and success. EOE


• Location: Queens

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