An established construction services company, located near Washington, PA, is seeking an Estimator.
Develops cost estimates from take-off stage to bid hand-off.
Develops cost estimates for change orders.
Analyzes material and labor requirements to complete a project.
Attends pre-bid and scope review meetings.
Computes and submit bids.
Meets with engineers, customers, vendors, and Project Managers.
Visually inspects project locations to determine the amount of labor and materials needed to do the work.
Contacts vendors for pricing.
Assesses the costs of leasing equipment.
Bachelor's Degree in Construction Management, Electrical Engineering or technical training in related field preferred. Electrical estimating and/or construction field experience preferred.
Knowledge of the National Electrical Code (NEC) and Low Voltage Systems.
Ability to read and evaluate specifications and blueprints.
Ability to work effectively with customers.
Ability to analyze risks involved with certain project types.
Ability to estimate large and small projects.
Ability to work calmly under deadlines and external pressure.
Excellent math skills; Strong communication skills.
Strong computer skills (especially in Microsoft Excel, Word, Bluebeam).
Additional Salary Information: Salary commensurate with experience.
About JH Technical Services, Inc.
JH Technical Services, Inc. / JH Staffing Services was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Pittsburgh, PA. JH has become one of the area’s fastest growing and most respected staffing firms, and is focused on assisting both clients and candidates throughout the tri-state area. We offer contract, contract to hire, and permanent placement options. The industries that we specialize in include the following: Engineering, Architecture, Information Technology, Construction, Energy, Manufacturing, and Professional/Office. The Right Recruiter. The Right Measurements. The Right Candidates.