Estimator - Mechanical

Rapidly growing mechanical industry leader  seeks an Estimator to perform mechanical take-offs and accurately build pre-construction/construction documents across a wide range of commercial projects. The main goal is to provide detailed reports that will enable the corporation to make informed decisions to enhance profitability and growth. Key duties include:

  • Review mechanical drawings/specifications to prepare quantity take-offs
  • Incorporate feedback from various departments to better provide accurate quotes, pricing and information to the client
  • Perform detailed cost estimates by breaking down items of work on an orderly and logical basis
  • Identify and compute costs after reviewing specific labor, material and time requirements
  • Obtain quotes for materials, services and sources
  • Maintain a cost database for future reference
  • While utilizing Waldinger standards, assist with process improvement and the development of procedures.

 

>> Extremely competitive pay with profit sharing and strong benefits <<

Primary qualifications include:

  • An Engineering or Construction Management degree is preferred
  • A working knowledge of computerized Estimating Systems
  • Demonstrated understanding of Construction Documents
  • The ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Good communications skills, both written and verbal
  • Computer proficiency in M.S. Office
  • The ability to work alone as well as with others in a professional manner
  • Organized with good attention to details
  • Responsiveness to both internal and external customers

 

Benefits:

Health Insurance, Term Life Insurance, Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance, Dependent Life Insurance, Long-Term Disability Insurance, Profit Sharing Plan, 401-K Plan, Flexible Benefits Plan, Paid Holidays, Paid Vacation, Paid Sick Leave, Health Club Reimbursements Plan, Tuition Reimbursement Plan, Free Parking

The Waldinger Corporation is an OE.  All individuals, regardless of personal characteristics, are encouraged to apply.”

The Waldinger Corporation participates in E-Verify.

Address: 2601 Bell Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50321