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Company: GPAC
Location: Chico
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

I am excited to announce that I have partnered with an Architectural Metal contractor in the area. They have a diverse portfolio and a vast variety of projects.

They are in need of an experienced Architectural Metal Estimator.

Experience in metal architectural sheet metal, estimating, and Knowledge of manufacturing and construction processes

The Estimator calculates preliminary job budgets and prepares formal job bids through interpreting blueprints, performing take-offs, and estimating job costs. The Estimator interfaces with clients and their representatives to ensure that technical specifications and designs are feasible and consistent with industry standards.


  • Project costs (materials, labor, equipment, taxes, permits, safety equipment, etc.) and produce estimates for new construction and replacements.
  • Procure competitive quotes from specific vendors on material, equipment, subcontractors, etc.
  • Research and record permit costs and calculations for all estimates.
  • Communicate with the production team to gauge accurate costs for production and to ensure projects are prepared in accordance with the scope of work proposed and agreed upon.
  • Based on experience, quotes, and previously collected data, make necessary adjustments to estimate to conform to the specific project or customer conditions.
  • Enter detailed notes into both Edge and CRM systems to inform whoever may need to know what has been included in the estimate.
  • Be thorough, always review and comprehend all construction documents such as contracts, plans, and specs for projects you are estimating.
  • Maintain a repair and estimate bid log and always update with information on all projects.
  • Work closely with the sales team to develop and submit proper bid documents to ensure compliance with each and every proposal.

Job Requirements:

  • 3 years of experience in estimating
  • Bachelor's Degree preferred but not required.
  • A strong and comprehensive knowledge base of estimating techniques, engineering disciplines, cost control systems, data analysis, and strategic planning.
  • Excellent communication, analytical, leadership, interpersonal, problem-solving, and organizational skills.
  • Must be proficient in computer software such as Microsoft Office and advanced in Excel.

All inquiries are strictly confidential.

If you are interested in this opportunity or would like to know talk about other positions we have available throughout the US, please contact me, Nate Brown confidentially at with your resume ASAP.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, age, color, sex (including pregnancy), religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, military status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable laws or regulations.

GPAC (Growing People and Companies) is an award-winning search firm specializing in placing quality professionals within multiple industries across the United States for the past 31 years. We are extremely competitive, client-focused and realize that our value is in our ability to deliver the right solutions at the right time.

Keywords: GPAC, Chico , Architect, Other , Chico, California

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