Position title
Estimating Director - Commercial Roofing/Siding
Description

The Director of Estimating, Commercial Roofing 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.

Responsibilities
  • Managing a team of 7 to 10 estimators at three locations in the Southeast
  • Review all contract Scopes of Work prior to execution of contracts
  • Maintain current vendor and customer relationships in ensure their needs are met
  • Review proposal specifications, drawings, attend pre-bid meetings, etc. to determine scope of work and required contents of estimate
  • Provide complete Takeoffs and final estimating input on projects
  • Provide technical support to personnel preparing discipline estimates for assigned bids
  • Assist contracting department during preparation of inquiries and final evaluation of submitted bids as required
  • Track awarded contracts and help enter the pricing and materials into our ordering system
  • Develop and implement departmental procedures for the estimating process
  • Create accountability processes for the estimating team as it relates to bid accuracy and timeliness
  • Develop and implement an estimator training program to allow team members to advance based on skill, success rates and motivation
  • 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
  • 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.
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Qualifications

Required Skills/Competencies

  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite
  • Proficient with Edge and/or Plan Swift estimating software
  • Must be able to read and interpret drawings and specifications
  • Strong leadership skills, team-building, motivation with results
  • Highly organized, self-motivated individual who can work independently
  • Must be able to manage multiple tasks and priorities and easily adapt to changing situations
  • Must be able to complete and pass a pre-employment drug test

Education and Experience

  • Undergraduate Degree Preferred
  • 3-5 years Leadership experience
  • 3-5+ years Estimating - commercial roofing, siding/construction

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.
Employment Type
Full-time
Industry
Roofing
Job Location
Alpharetta, GA, USA
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