Mechanical Contracting Estimator/Project Manager

Quackenbush Co., Inc. - Buffalo, NY (30+ days ago)

Mechanical Piping Estimator


Degree from college, trade school or equivalent combination of technical training.


5-10 years experience in similar mechanical construction estimating.

Position Description

The estimator is fully responsible and accountable to provide complete accurate quantity survey information in preparing proposal estimates, Piping Mechanical projects.

Work Scope

  • Uses estimating software to do quantified take-offs.
  • Reviews RFP’s, Specifications, Basis of Design Narrative and drawings to determine scope of work and required contents of estimate.
  • Prepares HVAC piping take-offs.
  • Solicits subcontractor bids and vendor quotes.
  • Assembles estimating spreadsheets.

Skills Required

  • Prepares, coordinates, and conveys job related instructions, information, questions and clarification between superiors, peers, estimating staff in order to assure that assigned work meets the requirements of the project bid documents.
  • Maintains a clear and commanding knowledge of company's standards, policies, procedures, methods, and practices.
  • Performs professional and persuasive written and verbal communication as to insure favorable relationships with company's Clients.

Job Type: Full-time


  • Estimating: 5 years (Required)