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DI Highway Sign and Structure  Corp. is hiring!

NY1223080

Estimator.

Full time for DI Highway Sign and Structure  Corp. in New York Mills, NY.

Summary/Objective:

The Estimator prepares cost estimates for miscellaneous steel items for town, county and state highway projects.  Seeking candidates who have the ability to read and interpret technical drawings and have knowledge or working experience with different grades of steel, types of structural steel and steel shapes. Seeking someone with a mix of sales/people skills and technical ability who will grow with the company.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

Work up bids from plans and proposals. Must meet bid deadlines.

Check upcoming lettings for items within Di Highways scope of work.

Track and record bid results.

Follow up with customers after quotes are sent out.

Obtain project plans and proposals. Record acquired plans into a spreadsheet. Track and record project amendments.

Get material quotes from vendors when we don't have the in-house pricing.

Help to solve design problems that arise from unforeseen conditions on the project.

Coordinate with engineering and production required schedules.

Setup new jobs in Di Highways system.

Add ordered material to productions spreadsheet.

Prepare shipping list.

Schedule trucking for deliveries.

Order hardware as needed.

Track jobs quoted and jobs ordered.

Customer service including the following:

Daily contact with customers to review upcoming projects as well as current project on order.

Phone quotes for various customers. 

Entertain customers, typically lunch to discuss projects and show our appreciation for their business.

 

Position Type and Expected Hours of Work:

This is a full-time position. Days and hours of work are Monday through Friday, 8:00a.m. to 4:30p.m., 40 hours minimum per week. Occasional evening and weekend work may be required as job duties demand.

Required Competencies:

1. Knowledge of grades of steel, types of structural steel and steel shapes.

2. Ability to look at drawings and take important information from them

3. Excellent Customer Service skills

4. Problem Solving/Analytical

5. Initiative

6. Learning Orientation

 

Required Education and Experience:

Bachelor Degree or equivalent work experience.

Preferred Education and Experience:

Construction Management/Civil Engineering Technology

Interested candidates should email a resume to kerie@whyrust.com.

Di Highway Sign & Structure is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

Salary range is $39-52K plus benefits.