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EP Estimator

chalotte, NC, US, 28273

Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope
Architectural Glass & Metal



Job ID:  400694


Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope®, a CRH company, is the leading supplier of value-added, glazing-focused, interior and exterior products and services. We design, engineer, test and manufacture solutions in engineered curtain wall, storefronts and entrances, architectural glass, shower enclosures, glazing hardware, windows, railings and more.


The Estimator role with us isn’t just a job- it’s a starting point to a great career with a great company. We hire motivated individuals who want to grow with us, and we will equip you with the knowledge you need to be successful. We have an incredible track record of promoting from within. You can be our next success story.


This role is perfect for the individual who professionally approaches their work, who loves to be a part of a team, and who wants to help us get better every single day.
If that sounds like you, come join this industry leader!


•    Competitive Pay
•    Low Cost/High Value – Medical, Dental, Vision
•    Generous 401k Match
•    10 Paid Holidays Per Year


An Estimator is responsible for evaluating bid specifications and drawings, ensuring that the required data is obtained to bid and win the project successfully.  Estimators must aggressively follow up with subcontractors to ensure that bids are received.  Estimators also work with Customer Service to follow up on requests and budgets to close the business.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities

•    Create stock length cost proposals for customers based on elevation take-offs, using our price book and computer software
•    Provide detailed estimates to our customers promptly.  Work from architectural drawings and specifications, shop drawings, or elevation take-offs.
•    Follow up on estimates and provide feedback concerning market pricing levels
•    Achieve acceptable sales and margin levels.  Monitor actual vs. estimated costs and work with leadership to adjust standards accordingly.
•    Provide consultation, coordination, and assistance to our clients, sales force, and internal personnel.
•    Maintain detailed and organized records of bid documents, correspondence, and other project-specific information
•    Travel with outside sales personnel as required to promote customer relations 
•    Assist with phone coverage 


Regular and predictable attendance, safely perform tasks and adherence to all safety policies and procedures are essential functions of this job


Skills, Knowledge, and Ability Requirements

To be considered for the Estimator position, the following conditions are preferred but not required:
•    Minimum of 5 years prior experience estimating mid-size glazing projects from architectural drawings and specifications.
•    Ability to read, interpret, & understand architectural drawings and specifications and provide detailed take-offs and estimates that incorporate different building envelope solutions
•    Experience using computer software estimating programs and preparing estimates of aluminum glazing systems & their applications.
•    Strong understanding of glass, composite metal panels, and other infill options and their applications.
•    Organized, self-starter with the ability to handle multiple projects phones, prioritize workload & work with minimal supervision.
•    Must be able to communicate effectively & maintain professional conduct; excellent written & verbal communications skills.
•    AutoCAD/Revit experience and skill set a plus
•    Working knowledge of fabrication and installation to have a good understanding of customer needs.


Additional Information

 •    Only online applications will be accepted.
•    When applying, provide the entire employment history.
•    Pre-employment background and drug screening employer.



What CRH Offers You


  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs
  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion



About CRH


CRH has a long and proud heritage. We are a collection of hundreds of family businesses, regional companies and large enterprises that together form the CRH family. CRH operates in a decentralized, diversified structure that allows you to work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of large international organization.


If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Once you click apply now, you will be brought to our official employment application. Please complete your online profile and it will be sent to the hiring manager. Our system allows you to view and track your status 24 hours a day. Thank you for your interest!


CRH is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.


EOE/Vet/Disability--If you want to know more, please click on this link




Date Posted:  Jun 22, 2022

Nearest Major Market: Charlotte

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