Norfolk, VA, United States
Construction, Engineering, Estimator
Sep 17, 2021
Dec 31, 2021
Mechanical Estimator - Piping
Norfolk, VA 23502
ColonialWebb is seeking an experienced and talented Mechanical Estimator for industrial construction projects. As Mechanical Estimator, you will support the Industrial Refrigeration (IR) Division which focuses on refrigeration systems in Industrial buildings. Typical projects include food and beverage processing facilities and cold storage warehouses. This role is based our of our Norfolk, Va. office.
Join our winning team and use your advanced understanding of engineering and construction to help us “Make Buildings Cool”.
Who we are:
ColonialWebb (A Comfort Systems USA Company) is a proven leader in the Mid/South-Atlantic region that provides practical and innovative mechanical solutions to customers ranging from small businesses to Fortune 500 companies. We are proud to say that in 2022, we will celebrate our 50th anniversary.
We have a strong business presence in Virginia, the Carolinas, DC/Maryland and other surrounding states.
Our teams specialize in New Construction, Mechanical Service, Industrial Refrigeration, Special Projects, and Manufacturing
What we will offer you:
Market, competitive wages based on experience
Opportunities for career growth, training, and development
401(k) plan with a generous company match
Personal leave, paid holidays, bereavement leave
Excellent Medical, dental, vision, and Rx drug insurance
Life and accidental death insurance
Short and Long-Term Disability insurance
Company sponsored wellness program
Employee Assistance Program
Employee referral incentives
Scholarship program for employees’ children
Discounts at major automotive, computer, and cell phone companies
What you will do:
Prepare cost estimates for refrigeration piping systems - predominately carbon, copper & stainless steel
Account for labor, material, equipment, subcontractors, and other direct costs within estimates
Review plans and specifications to determine the scope of work
Take-off material and provide accurate quantity surveys, a
djust labor production factors based on the degree of difficulty.
Coordinate with subcontractors and suppliers to ensure accurate and competitive pricing
Prepare conceptual estimates to support sales team
Develop value engineering options that reduce costs and enhance the quality of work performed
Support sales team and other department personnel as needed
Work safely, encourages others to do so, and comply with applicable health and safety related rules, regulations, and procedures
What we are looking for:
Current or previous estimating experience working with welded piping systems
Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering or a related engineering field is nice to have, but not required.
Individuals without a degree should have prior field experience at a high level coupled with a strong estimating background
Ability to produce conceptual estimates for design-build and design-assist mechanical construction projects
Advanced understanding of mechanical systems, equipment, drawings, and specifications
Knowledge of building materials, engineering standards, and codes
Experience producing cost estimates for fully operational mechanical systems while working off rough drawings
Demonstrated skills, experience and proficiency with Microsoft Excel for cost estimating and engineering functions. FastPipe and Quotesoft experience is a plus, but not required
Ability to interpret computerized cost data, systems, and load calculation programs
Ability to deal diplomatically and communicate effectively with internal and external customers at various levels within an organization
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Ability to handle a dynamic, evolving, and fast-paced workload under deadlines
Client management skills; able to manage customer relationships, perceptions and expectations
Willingness and ability to train and mentor other estimators with lesser experience
How to Apply:
Apply online at www.ColonialWebb.com/careers
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We are an equal opportunity employer.
Qualified minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
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Website : http://www.colonialwebb.com