Commercial Roofing Estimator

Houston, TX
Full Time

Commercial Roofing Estimator - Private Sector - BlueTeam

We are…
BlueTeam is a U.S. based service provider specializing in commercial restoration, construction and roofing — both domestic and international — and our clients are the world’s premier commercial portfolio owners and operators.

We are a turnkey provider for portfolio managers, owners, asset managers and operators, and we continue to grow our services to meet our clients’ needs. Our continued expansion of services, unrelenting project performance, and transparent billing practices have allowed BlueTeam to become and remain an industry leader for clients in the hospitality, senior care, multi-family, industrial, and other commercial property sectors.

Join the exciting BlueTeam!

We are presently seeking a highly motivated, goal-orientated, and efficient Commercial Roofing Estimator to join our growing team in the Roofing Division. The Commercial Roofing Estimator reports to the Division Director and is responsible for client communication, preparing and submitting the Prebid package (estimate, budget, and schedule), and traveling to the project site as necessary to collect pertinent information.

What you’ll do….

  • Receive new assignments from the Division Director
  • Prepare accurate and competitive cost estimates for commercial roofing projects
  • Conduct detailed analyses of project specifications, blueprints, and drawings
  • Collaborate with A&E and subcontractors to gather necessary information for accurate estimates
  • Perform quantity takeoffs through drawings, prints, and other measures, including site visits as needed
  • Determine the total cost of materials, equipment, utilities, and labor for commercial roofing
  • Prepare estimates for planning, organizing, and scheduling project work
  • Manage pre-qualification and pre-bid submissions
  • Ensure that relevant documents and budgets are submitted before a bid deadline
  • Client communication (local & corporate) at specified intervals to set and maintain expectations
  • Communicate internally the client expectations to ensure a smooth transition into production
  • Work with the internal Prebid review team to finalize estimates and distribute them to the client
  • Assist in subcontractor and vendor selection and vetting as needed
  • Prepare turnover package and complete project hand-off to Project Manager
  • Re-engage as necessary during production to review progress
  • Performs other related duties and assignments as required

What you’ll need…
  • Qualifications
    • Experience as a Commercial Roofing Estimator in the general construction field as a general contractor representative
    • Edge Software
    • Extensive knowledge of established construction and maintenance practices, procedures, and techniques, as well as applicable local, state, and federal building codes and legislation
    • Strong communication skills; thorough and attentive to details
    • Able to prioritize and multi-task, proactive and deadline-oriented, and have interpersonal skills
    • Must possess strong negotiation skills
    • Time management, multitasking, and interpersonal skills.
    • Ability to closely collaborate with other project teams and stakeholders
    • Knowledge of Pipeline invitation-to-bid software is a plus
    • Ability to read and interpret documents such as work orders, safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals
    • Computer skills including internet, e-mail, (MS Outlook) MS Excel, and MS Word
    • Experience with estimating software
  • Education and Experience
    • Bachelor’s Degree from a four-year college or university; or (5+) years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience
    • Minimum of at least three (3) years of commercial roofing estimating
What you’ll get in return…
  • Competitive Salary
  • Full range of Benefits including Medical, Dental, Vision, Short Term Disability (STD), Long Term Disability (LTD), Supplemental and Voluntary Life Insurance, 401(K) with Employer Match and Paid Time Off (PTO)

About Blue Team:

BlueTeam’s Mission is to cultivate and maintain mutually beneficial relationships with our clients. In order to accomplish that mission, BlueTeam strives to be mindful, respectful and understanding of our clients and their business needs.

Becoming valuable partners with our clients starts with building the best team possible: recruiting top talent, training them, supporting them, listening to them, and empowering them to help our clients solve their restoration, construction and roofing needs. BlueTeam is not just a “team” but a family based on our core values: integrity, transparency, and accountability.

We believe that with quality people and teamwork, we will achieve our goals of being a successful and well-structured profitable organization that will treat our clients fairly and with mutual respect, while recognizing our staff for their efforts and contributions.

BlueTeam is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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