Estimator

Location · Milwaukee

Term · Full-Time

Position Summary

The Estimator determines the price of signs by developing labor and material costs for the manufacture and installation of signage.

Specific Responsibilities

  • Determine the appropriate technical solution to manufacture and install the sign and materials to be used.
  • Read and understand blueprints and drawings to accurately estimate materials and labor.
  • Assess cost effectiveness of estimates by tracking actual costs and rates.
  • Consult with a cross-functional project team and outside vendors to resolve issues and formulate the most accurate estimates.
  • Find new material and service suppliers and learn about new techniques and materials related to this field of industry.
  • Prepare and maintain a directory of suppliers for materials and services.

Job Requirements

  • Three or more years of previous experience in a custom manufacturing environment; experience in architectural sign estimating is preferred.
  • A degree or background in a math or technical field.
  • Ability to manage multiple projects concurrently in a fast-paced environment; works well under pressure.
  • A positive attitude and professional etiquette in communicating with vendors and coworkers.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills, a mechanical aptitude, and attention to detail.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite.

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