Commercial Project Estimator
Rancho Cordova, CA, USA Req #11036
Wednesday, April 21, 2021
Cornerstone Building Brands is the largest manufacturer of
exterior building products in North America. Our comprehensive
portfolio spans the breadth of the residential and commercial
markets, while our expansive footprint enables us to serve
customers and communities across North America. Our relentless
focus on excellence combined with our ongoing commitment to
innovation and R&D has driven us to become the #1 manufacturer
of windows, vinyl siding, insulated metal panels, metal roofing and
wall systems, and metal accessories. We believe every building we
create, and every part of that building, positively contributes to
communities where people live, work and play.
The Commercial Project Estimator helps lead the company's
estimating function through interpreting blueprints, perform
take-offs, estimating materials, initial pricing and big
preparation. Interface with customers to ensure that technical
specifications and designs are feasible and consistent with
industry standards for the company's products.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
+ Estimating of stone veneer, install materials, and stone
accessories per plans & specs
+ Occasional bidding of CMU, precast, commercial & multifamily
+ Managing ITB's, downloading plans, reviewing specs, filling
out provided bid sheets.
+ Utilize proprietary tools to ESW- BAM/Bid tracker and
+ Thorough understanding and reading ability of plans and specs
to generate material takeoff and bids
+ Able to visualize and understand option stacking Responsible
for obtaining quotes for specialty products (shop drawings as
needed) in bids and work with purchasing to procure.
+ Schedule, lead and conduct pre-bid meetings with internal
+ Generate RFIs, occasionally may need to generate and
distribute change orders and submittals.
+ Other duties as assigned.
+ To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able
to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.
+ The requirements listed below are representative of the
knowledge, skill and/or ability required.
+ Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals
with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
+ Meet and exceed proposed goals
+ Verify if entered orders corresponds to the 99% margin
+ 20 orders per day
+ Daily reporting
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
+ Four-year degree from an accredited college or university is
desired or equivalent experience.
+ Two years' experience as a Project Estimator on Residential or
+ Computer literacy and proficient in MS Office products (MS
Word and Excel); must be capable user of e-mail.
OTHER SKILLS AND ABILITIES
+ Computer skills required: Experience with material takeoffs
and accompanying software (takeoff preferred) and proficiency with
Microsoft Office (excel).
+ Ability to communicate effectively with clients and internal
and external partners.
+ Traits required - Integrity, respect, entrepreneurial,
initiative, accountable, and team-oriented.
+ Skills Required - Critical thinking, decision-making,
follow-up, social awareness, good organization, curiosity, detail
oriented, time management, stress tolerance, communication (oral
+ Masonry experience in installation or project management a
+ Hands on construction field experience preferred.
+ Preferred Language skills: English proficiency required;
conversational Spanish a plus
+ Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business
periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures,
construction blueprints or governmental regulations.
+ Able to define problems, collect data, establish facts and
+ Write reports, business correspondence, and procedure
+ Ability to effectively present information and respond to
questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the
general public in a timely way.
+ Able to interpret an extensive variety of technical
instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several
abstract and concrete variables.
+ Ability to read and write the English language.
+ Valid Driver's License
+ Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts,
proportions, percentages, and area.
+ Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry.
Cornerstone Building Brands is an equal opportunity employer and
does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for
employment because of age, race, religion, color, protected veteran
status, disability, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation or
We have been made aware of multiple scams whereby unauthorized
individuals are using Cornerstone Building Brand's name and logo to
solicit potential job-seekers for employment. In some cases,
job-seekers are being contacted directly, both by phone and e-mail.
In other instances, these unauthorized individuals are placing
advertisements for fake positions with both legitimate websites and
fabricated ones. These individuals are typically promising
high-paying jobs with the requirement that the job-seeker send
money to pay for things such as visa applications or processing
fees. Please be advised that Cornerstone Building Brands will never
ask potential job-seekers for any sort of advance payment or bank
account information as part of the recruiting or hiring
+ Job Family Project Mgmt
+ Pay Type Salary
+ Rancho Cordova, CA, USA