The Sam Tell Companies - New York, NY


Sam Tell, an established, industry leading commercial food service Design, Consulting, & Construction company is currently seeking a motivated, experienced, Estimator for its NYC Office to support its food service Design & Construction division.

The Sam Tell Companies, founded in 1956, have grown to be preeminent among the nation’s largest restaurant and food service equipment and supplies dealerships. The associated group of companies was ranked #19 on the Food Service Equipment & Supplies Top 100 Suppliers for the year 2016. The company motto “Design, Build, Supply” exemplifies all of the services that Sam Tell offers their customers.

This is a great opportunity for a self-starter, leading to a career in the Food Service Equipment industry.


  • Experience as a contract estimator.
  • Experience with Foodservice Equipment, AutoCAD, and/or Auto Quotes is a PLUS
  • Ability to read and scale architectural drawings
  • Strong organizational, communication, problem solving, and interpersonal skills.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Ability to work independently or within a group setting.
  • Strong Computer Skills (Recent use of Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel, and Adobe Acrobat) are a MUST.

Job functions include:

  • Building estimates for contract sales and in-house design team utilizing Auto Quotes.
  • Communicating with sub-contractors, vendor reps, and manufacturers during the estimating process.
  • Completing bids within the deadlines provided.
  • Developing equipment cutbook to be distributed to contractors.

Hours are Monday through Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm.

Qualified candidates should respond with their resumes for consideration.

At Sam Tell, we value each and every one of our dedicated staff and therefore are pleased to offer a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package including: medical, dental, vision, long-term disability, 401K with company match, paid time off, and paid holidays.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Job Type: Full-time