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Architectural Estimator
Ref No.: 18-00155
Category: Estimator
Location: Elk Grove Villiage, Illinois
Position Type:Direct Placement
Pay Rate : $ 50,000.00 - 80,000.00 /Year
Job Classification:Estimator
Duration:Permanent direct hire
Categories:Engineering
Title: Architectural Estimator
Location: Elk Gove Village, IL
Duration of Job: Direct hire
$50-80k depending on experience level

Architectural Estimator
Estimators collect and analyze data in order to estimate the time, money, materials, and labor required to manufacture a product, fabricate a system, or provide a service. Estimators submit competitive bids or price products as outlined in the request for bid. They require experience in the aluminum door, storefront and curtainwall industry. Additional experience in reading architectural drawings, use of engineering and structural review programs and an understanding of installation concepts and methods.
Duties
• Review takeoff or perform takeoff depending on the customer's needs and prepare cost estimates using a company worksheet;
• Review project to confirm company systems are appropriate for the intended purpose;
• Update quotes as revisions are submitted prior to quote acceptance;
• Review specifications as they pertain to aluminum systems, doors and LEED requirements;
• Review architectural drawings to conduct a take-off in order to prepare formal estimates;
• Perform review to confirm that systems requested meet performance requirements to include structural (windload) and thermal ratings;
• Request cost information from suppliers listed in the specifications;
• As necessary, coordinate with Engineering department for custom extrusions;
• Identify factors affecting costs, such as production time, materials, and labor;
• Calculate, analyze, and adjust estimates based on take-off, hardware, finish, brake metal, curving and shipping;
• Recommend ways to reduce costs;
• Maintain records of estimated and actual costs;
• Upon quote acceptance, perform project hand-over with assigned Project Manager and Drafter;
• Price change orders as necessary while project is open; and
• All other duties as assigned.

Espo Corporation
Willowbrook, IL 60527
(630) 789-2525
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