OldCastle Customer Service Estimator (EPCS150) - Terrell, TX in Terrell, Texas
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Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope®, a division of Oldcastle, is the leading supplier of products specified to close the building envelope. They include: custom-engineered curtain wall and window wall, architectural windows, storefront systems, doors, skylights and architectural glass.
We are seeking a full-time Customer Service Estimator to support our Terrell, TX office collaborating with customers and staff to identify and quantify material cost factors. Each day you will be interacting with customers and internal departments providing accurate and timely quote and estimate information. Technical expertise in aluminum glazing systems is a plus.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Create detailed stock length and fabricated cost proposals for customers based on construction contract documents, elevation take offs, and stock length lists using software estimating tools and other estimating resources
Assist project management with project start up as well as pricing assistance throughout the project duration, including change orders and other pricing exercises as required
Work with internal and external engineering resources to provide structurally reviewed quotes
Coordinate glass pricing from various glass plants as required
Follow up on estimates and provide feedback concerning market pricing levels
Possible jobsite and customer visits as required to discuss projects
Provide consultation, coordination, and assistance to our customers, sales force, and internal personnel
Maintain detailed and organized records of bid documents, correspondence, and other project specific information
Regular and predictable attendance, the ability safely perform tasks, and adherence to all safety policies and procedures are essential functions of this job
Ability to read, interpret, & understand architectural drawings and specifications and provide detailed take-offs and estimates that incorporate different building envelope solutions
Ability to learn computer software estimating programs to prepare estimates
Knowledge of aluminum glazing systems & their applications
Strong geometry & math skills
Organized, self-starter with the ability to handle numerous projects, phones, prioritize workload & work with minimal supervision
Must be able to communicate effectively & conduct themselves professionally; excellent written & verbal communication skills
Need to have good working knowledge of fabrication and installation in order to have good understanding of customer needs
Ability to learn custom door hardware applications and pricing
Basic understanding of engineering to be able to use various in-house programs for structural review and the ability to identify and enlist help with problematic conditions
Ability to develop and maintain effective customer relationships
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skills and/or abilities required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties of the job
Only online applications will be accepted
When applying, please provide full employment history
Pre-employment background screening will be conducted on qualified applicants after acceptance of job offer
What Oldcastle Offers You
Highly competitive base pay
Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
Group retirement savings program
Health and wellness programs
A culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion
Oldcastle has a long and proud heritage as one of North America’s largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the Oldcastle family. Oldcastle operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.
Oldcastle is a great place to grow! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Once you click apply now, you will be brought to our career site. Please complete your online profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Our system allows you to view and track your status 24 hours a day. Thank you for your interest in the Oldcastle family!
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Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope® is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.
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