Plumbing Estimator

Higham, MA 02043

Posted: 03/19/2024 Industry: Construction Job Number: 29541

Job Description

We are hiring for a Plumbing Estimator in the south Boston, MA area.
Candidate must have strong knowledge of plumbing and NFPA codes. This position is available to work in either Hingham or Wakefield.

Salary range is $80,000-$105,000 relevant to experience.

  • Strong understanding in mechanical systems
  • Proficient Quick Pen/ Trimble Auto Bid Estimating Software or similar on screen take off software.
  • Proficient in Office 365 
  • 3-5 Years Experience, including Commercial and/or industrial projects.
  • Familiarity with Massachusetts plumbing and NFPA codes 
  • Attends job site walkthroughs and pre-bid meetings.
  • Provides detailed take offs.
  • Solicit subcontractors and vendors for quotes on proposals
  • Review data to determine material and labor requirements and prepares itemized lists.
  • Compute cost factors and prepares estimates used for management purposes such as planning, organizing, and scheduling work; preparing bids; selecting vendors or subcontractors; and determining cost effectiveness.
  • Conducts special studies to develop and establish standard hour and related cost data or effect cost reductions.
  • Consults with clients, vendors, or other individuals to discuss and formulate estimates and resolve issues.
  • Interfaces with other individuals in the organization to obtain support and commitment to the cost estimates.
  • Contributes to a centralized cost estimating database and a formal process to support cost estimating to ensure historical data is utilized.
  • Analyzes completed projects to compare estimated cost to actual cost and determine the reason for any discrepancies.
  • Provide improvement recommendations to cost estimating procedures to reduce future discrepancies between estimated and actual costs.
  • Identifies cost trends to assist management in cost reduction and process improvement efforts.
  • Thoroughly reads and understands RFPs and RFQs for preparation of proposals.

Meet Your Recruiter

Nick Donofrio
Account Manager

Bringing 15 years of industry experience to Selectek, Nick has the know-how and passion to serve our clients as an account manager.

Nick was born and raised in the Rochester, New York area. In the early summer of 1998, after earning his BA in Communications from SUNY Oswego, he decided to take a 16 hour road trip to Atlanta, GA and see what all the fuss was about. Fast forward to 2020, Nick still resides in the Metro Atlanta area. NASCAR, the Atlanta Braves and homemade sweet tea may have had a slight influence on his decision to stay.

Nick has found the staffing industry to be a good match for his personality type. He gets paid to talk on the phone, take clients out to lunch and feels a true sense of pride when he can provide a viable solution to his client’s needs. He is excited to be a part of the Selectek family and enjoys the company of his co-workers.

When not in the office, Nick enjoys spending time with his family, playing in a Rec Soccer league and playing a few video games here and there.

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