Glazing Estimator - 1554756

Commercial Glazing Estimator


Job Description:


Prepares bid proposals for private and public projects from small to large scopes.



·       Understand bid requests in general.

·       Responsible for obtaining plans and specifications.

·       Determine Union requirements, insurance, bonding needs, warranties, safety requirements, etc.,

·       Prepare appropriate RFI's concerning all scope and related issues.

·       Determine project funding, contract type, other competitors, and suitability for Giroux in general (scope, location, etc.

·       Visit job site as needed, determine logistics/equipment for installation, attend pre-construction meetings.

·       Perform material take-offs, discuss the difficulty of installation with superintendents.

·       Solicit quotations from vendors and subcontractors; include all project particulars in the quote, e.g., extended warranties; review quotes for accuracy.

·       Negotiate processes and terms with suppliers.

·       Negotiate prices and terms with customers.

·       Get an estimate for shop drawings.

·       Determine project schedule; determine durations for our scope when applicable.

·       Prepare bid proposal.

·       Responsible for following bid review procedures (i.e. all bids must be reviewed before release)

·       Presentation of bids to clients as needed.

·       Build and maintain relationships with all customers, architects, and suppliers and ensure they always receive extraordinary treatment and respect.

·       After turnover, work with Project Manager as needed to ensure a full understanding of project information.



·       Minimum of 5 years’ experience in commercial construction, commercial glazing preferred.

·       Worked successfully on medium-sized projects.

·       High School Diploma: College degree preferred.

·       Understand the Windows operation system.

·       Proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel

·       Able to read architectural drawings and other blueprints.

·       Able to do accurate take-offs.

·       Knowledge of arithmetic, algebra, and geometry

·       Knowledge of materials used in the glazing industry

·       Able to communicate clearly with contract administration and CAD Department

Featured Benefits:

·       Medical insurance

·       Vision insurance

·       Dental insurance

·       401(k)

·       PTO

·       Salary $75 - $85K

·       Bonus opportunity 

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Seaford, DE
Job Type:
Full Time
Date Posted