• Ductwork Designer/Estimator

    Posted: 08/29/2021

    The Ductwork Designer/Estimator performs conceptual estimates, preparing bid packages, soliciting bids from subcontractors, creating scopes of work for the projects, provide estimate input on projects at various stages of design development.

    General Purpose of the Position:
    Analyzes blueprints, specifications, proposals, and other documentation to prepare time, cost and labor estimates for products or services.

    Primary Responsibilities

    Manages the tracking and issuance of drawings (design, shop and erection) from detailer, internal review, submittal to/from approval, to final issuance for fab/construction to all appropriate parties.
    Tracks documents and updates company project list
    Review to determine material and labor requirements and prepares itemized lists
    Computes cost factors and prepares estimates for management review 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.
    Prepare and review structural and miscellaneous steel fabrication estimates, plate fabrication, (tanks, hoppers, chutes, ductwork), and specialty items such as dredge pontoons, cranes, log kickers from start to finish.
    Perform value engineering, takeoffs, proposals, and schedule of values
    Verify status of quotes and keep up with market and other trends to enable competitiveness.
    Organizes and manages 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 costs and determine the reason for any discrepancies.

    Provide improvement recommendations to cost estimating procedures to reduce future discrepancies between estimated and actual cost
    Identifies cost trends to assist management in cost reduction and process improvement efforts
    Consults with clients, vendors, or other individuals to discuss and formulate estimates and resolve issues.

    Will consider training if candidate has AutoCAD or 3-D inventor experience. 

    Salary to based upon experience 

    Thermal Seal offers a great profit share incentive annually to employees who qualify, last year alone TSD employees averaged between $5000.00 and $ 10,000.00.