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We’re looking for a project estimator who displays Lentz Roofing values:

  • Quality First: We always go the extra mile.
  • Team Player: We are better working together in harmony.
  • Commitment: We manage our commitments with extreme attention to detail.
  • Integrity: We maintain our integrity by always doing the right thing.

If this is you, apply in our form below today!

JOB TITLE: Project Estimator

DEPARTMENT: Project Management

SUPERVISOR: General Manager

GENERAL JOB DESCRIPTION:
The primary function of the roofing estimator is to provide and lead full-service
estimating for large and small-scale projects. Projects will be varied and span multiple
types of roofing contracts.

MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
In partnership with the appropriate staff completes the following tasks.

  • Prepare work to be estimated by gathering proposals, blueprints, specifications,
    and related documents.
  • Review and utilize historical data from previous P.O.s, subcontracts, productivity
    and other reports as needed to assess unit and labor calculations.
  • Identify labor, material, and time requirements by studying proposals,
    blueprints, specifications, and related documents.
  • Compute costs by analyzing labor, material, and time requirements.
  • Attend all pertinent pre-bid meetings and review proposals and specifications to
    determine scope of work and estimate.
  • Track and manage awarded contracts including estimating change orders,
    additions, credits, materials, and more as required.
  • Prepare reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and
    trends.
  • Manage and maintain working documents and cost database on regular basis to
    support estimate figures.
  • Maintain technical knowledge by attending educational workshops and reviewing
    technical publications.
  • Design, produce and finalize RoofCAD / AutoCAD drawings and plans.
  • Conduct roof surveys and meet with clients to assess requirements, take
    measurements, photos, and collect data to be used in plan.
  • Contribute to team effort and work with other departments to assess rates to be
    used in estimates. Assist administrative staff for preparation of inquiries, final
    bids, etc.
  • Provide technical support and guidance to personnel as required.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned.

JOB REQUIREMENTS:
Work by Lentz Roofing Values:

  • Quality First
  • Team Player
    • Humble
    • Hungry
    • Smart
  • Commitment

Work with Lentz Roofing Strategy:

      • Always Provide Premium Quality Service
      • Always be Employee Centered
      • Always Build and Maintain Partnership Relationships
  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent (technical training and experience).
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in estimating, cost control and/or engineering
    in commercial roofing industry.
  • Strong and comprehensive knowledge base of estimating techniques, engineering
    disciplines, cost control system, data analysis and strategic planning.
    Ability to estimate a variety of projects/contracts under strict deadlines.
  • Ability to manage and oversee group work as it relates to projects.

KEY COMPETENCIES:

  • Developing and Tracking Estimates.
  • A passion for doing high quality work.
  • The ability to think critically, innovate, and solve challenging technical problems.
  • High attention to detail.
  • Effective time management and logical decision-making ability.
  • Being able to self-start and self-motivate when there is no one available to
    provide instruction.
  • Capacity to handle pressure.
  • Strong work ethic, and the ability to handle peak work times.
  • Willingness to travel if necessary.
  • Mental and emotional fitness.

Project Estimator Application

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