JOB TITLE: Estimator
Crescent Iron Works, Phila. PA (Structural Steel/Miscellaneous Metals and
Ornamental Metals Fabricator)
Structural Steel up to approx. 400 tons, all miscellaneous metals and ornamental metals in the Philadelphia region including Central/South Jersey. Occasionally some bidding of projects in Washington DC. Work includes Structural Steel, Monumental Stairs, Railings, Misc. Framing, Overhead Supports and Embedments in Museums, Theaters, Stadiums, Arenas, Universities, Office Buildings, Churches and Government Buildings.
This is an entry-level / possibly mid-level position. We are looking for someone to learn and assist with all aspects of estimating projects we are bidding.
Download and Review Architectural and Structural Drawings and Specs. Prepare take offs and work on cost estimates using excel. This is a Collaborative, Team environment where you will learn and be exposed to all aspects of the steel fabrication business.
1. Download, review, organize & understand all necessary bid documents. (e.g. drawings, specifications, materials, site access, finishes, milestone schedules)
2. Establish quantities and assist in preparing costs for each item
3. Use Excel to prepare estimates.
4. Work with and Develop productive relationships with Co-Workers, Vendors, Subs & General Contractors
5. Occasional Travel to Job Sites for pre-bid or post-bid meetings
MUST HAVE: Please do not apply if you don’t have these skills.
Minimum 1 Year experience working with Architectural & Structural Drawings
Associates or College Degree
Strong Excel Skills
Good communication & interpersonal skills.
Organized, able to multi-task and prioritize.
Problem-solver with strong math aptitude.
Professional, constructive and positive attitude.
HELPFUL (But not required):
Familiarity with Bluebeam
Experience with steel fabrication
· Annual salary range of $40K to $65K based on experience and skills
· Eligible for Year End Bonus.
· Retirement Plan with company match.
· Medical Benefits, Paid Vacation and Holidays.
Contact: Interested Candidates should email their resume and cover letter to Crescent Iron Works at the following email address: firstname.lastname@example.org