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Junior Estimator - Commercial Roofing - Alpharetta, GA

The Junior Commercial Roofing Estimator will be responsible for providing detailed and accurate estimates for both new construction and re-roofing for the commercial roof sector of our business. You will need to be able to translate plans and communicate with vendors to facilitate a transition from invitation to bid to estimates over to contracts and finally production.

Pay will be commensurate with experience and skills.

  • Servicing existing customer accounts with exceptional customer service
  • Maintaining strong record keeping through provided resources, especially as it relates to company developed software.
  • Utilize digital takeoff software to gather takeoff data needed to provide accurate estimates.
  • Evaluate field acquired data and photographs to establish an accurate re-roof estimate.
  • Collaborate with general contractors to ensure cost effective roof systems are utilized while providing value engineering options to maintain budgets.
  • Secure project specific pricing from approved distribution vendors and manufacturers
  • Compute cost associated factors related to labor, material lead times, equipment, and site logistics
  • Finalize all costs associated with a project and provide detailed project specific scope with alternates available at request
  • Review GC subcontract scope and verify that it matches what was estimated
  • Organize technical data, product information, shop drawings, detail drawings and material samples for approval via submittals process
  • Stay up to date with manufacturer installation requirements and material changes and how they affect the market and costs associated
  • Attend manufacturer training/education to stay abreast of design requirement changes and code specific requirements related to roofing

Required Skills/Competencies

  • Must be able to read and interpret drawings and specifications
  • This position requires that the person be a highly organized, self-motivated individual who can work independently
  • Must be able to manage multiple tasks and priorities and easily adapt to changing situations
  • Will be computer literate, particularly in Microsoft Office Suite Software including Outlook and Teams, Word, Excel and Adobe Basic
  • Digital Estimating Software experience Edge, PlanSwift or equivalent
  • Continuing Education and Technical Training is required
  • Must be able to complete and pass a pre-employment drug test

Education and Experience

  • High School Diploma, GED or equivalent required
  • 1-2 years Reading plans and specs including reference documents
  • 1-2 years Researching manufacturer specifications and building code requirements
  • 1-2 years of commercial roofing and/ or construction drafting or estimating

Physical Requirements

  • Must be able to stand, walk and bend for long periods of time
  • Must be able to use repetitive hand motion, reach and bend
  • Must be able to lift 20 lbs.
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Alpharetta, GA, 30009, USA
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Position: Junior Estimator - Commercial Roofing - Alpharetta, GA

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