14 May
Structural Steel Project Estimator
Wyoming, Sheridan , 82801 Sheridan USA

Who We Are

EMIT Technologies is a world-class metal manufacturing organization that is constantly growing, and most importantly, constantly reinvesting in new tools and technologies to stretch our own definition of what is possible. We are looking for a Structural Steel Project Estimator to help raise the expectations of our existing team and radically move our organization forward.

Based in Sheridan, Wyoming, with a facility in Greeley, CO, EMIT employees continue to grow the company at a rapid pace, setting benchmarks for creativity and productivity. At EMIT, we work hard, and we train harder. We never give up, and we never give in. We win, or we learn, and most importantly, we pride ourselves in always delivering at an elevated level for our customers and our EMIT family. Put simply, we Get. Stuff. Done. If you have what it takes to Get. Stuff. Done. and would like to join the family of one of the hardest working companies you’ll ever be a part of, you’ll be rewarded with not only being an industry leader, but with competitive pay, and an ever-expanding benefits package second-to-none.

What We’re Looking for:

The Estimator quotes structural steel, miscellaneous steel, engineering, erection and installation processes and services. Through direct experience envisions difficult installation and fabrication scenarios and knows not everything quoted can be decided by a formula.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Review structural plan take off for accuracy and completeness
  • Work with detailer/estimate modeler to ensure takeoff/model includes all necessary information
  • Work with Tekla EPM MRP software to complete estimate cost analysis
  • Develop Tekla EPM standard to better estimate going forward
  • Maintain ownership of current pricing for all goods and services for fabricating structural steel
  • Review estimates relative to manufacturing capabilities and highlight areas of concern
  • Quantifies number of shop and detailing hours to fabricate structural steel and miscellaneous metals.
  • Evaluates all contract documents including all bid drawings, specifications, general conditions and if necessary, the project site.
  • Decides scope of work for our trade and decides vague areas to qualify bids.
  • Develops comprehensive, detailed proposal for the project estimated
  • Posts bid negotiations with client and EMIT Sales staff to decide final scopes of work and assigns values to items that may be revised or removed.
  • Posts bid “value engineering” to help negotiate final contract with EMIT Sales staff and client.
  • Assists Project Management staff with pricing issues on major project revisions.

Preferred Skills, Experience and Education:

  • Minimum of 2 years estimating experience in structural steel and miscellaneous metals fabrication and erection a plus.
  • 2-year college degree or equivalent experience preferred.
  • Experience with miscellaneous metals preferred.
  • Project Management experience preferred.
  • Good language skills, both written and oral.
  • Working knowledge of MS Word and Excel.
  • Working Knowledge of Tekla Software preferred, but not required.
  • Bluebeam: Basic understanding of creating and editing combined pdf sets
  • Previous experience reviewing and interpreting Contract Documents for necessary information (member sizes, locations, and elevations; navigating and understanding structural notes and details)
  • General knowledge of constructability of structural items to be able to best understand the possible intent of the design when details or information are missing or not clear
  • General knowledge of model exports for estimating in Tekla EPM/PowerFab (IFC, KISS, XML, STEP, etc.)

What You’ll Earn

  • Medical Insurance
  • Health Savings Account
  • 401(k) Plan with company match
  • Competitive Pay
  • Unlimited Paid-Time Off (PTO)
  • Get Out of Debt (G.O.O.D. Benefit) (Student loan/mortgage payment match)
  • Life and Accidental Death Insurance
  • Long Term Disability Insurance
  • Professional Certification/Continuing Education Assistance
  • Paid Holidays
  • Dependent Scholarships
  • Daycare Assistance
  • Referral Bonuses
  • Wireless Service Discount

Equal Opportunity

EMIT Technologies, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. At EMIT, we provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, compensation, training, promotion, transfer, leaves of absence, and termination.

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