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Fabrication Estimator Job Purpose
We are looking for a steel fabrication estimator. Candidates should have experience with plate metal fabrication. Experience with AutoCAD, Estimating Software, and Microsoft office is a must. Looking for a high energy, self-motivated, team player with excellent communication skills. Sales experience in Steel and Metal fabrication a plus.
Coordinate and prepare project cost estimates according to project specifications and plans for sales department. Duties include preparing material take-offs, production routing and fabrication times and freight estimates; work in a timely manner to insure work and completion dates are met; and compiling reports on progress of work.
Fabrication Estimator Job Duties
  • Prepare estimates on new projects and estimate prices on change orders on existing projects.
  • Read and interpret project specifications, plans and bid instructions / requirements for preparation of estimates.
  • Prepare material take-off, estimate all necessary labor and subcontracted items required.
  • Prepare project estimate report of any additional considerations that would affect pricing.
  • Knowledgeable with fabrication and welding techniques required
  • Speak effectively before groups of customers or employees
  • Knowledge of Estimation software is strongly encouraged
  • Experience with estimating techniques and cost control required
  • Basic math skills and technical writing skills required.
  • General understanding of material pricing
  • Understanding of engineering drawings and technical specifications
  • Ability to read, breakdown to piece parts and quote from assembly prints
  • Intermediate level Microsoft Office skills
Applicants must be able to handle multiple projects at one time and manage tight deadlines. For more information regarding Loveman Steel and Fabrication visit www.lovemansteel.com. For consideration, email your resume to jwellman@lovemansteel.com and andreaw@lovemansteel.com or call Jim at 440-232-6200.