About the Company:
One of the premier custom curtainwall and external cladding subcontractors in the United States. Over the last 30 years this firm has provided construction services consisting of system design, estimating, engineering, prototype testing and development, quality assurance, project management, component fabrication, unit assembly, transport and storage, Installation and close-out. Their engineering staff includes Registered Structural Engineers, Thermal specialists, and LEED AP. As a licensed subcontractor they install their own products and employ union ironworkers and glaziers.
About the Position:
Hiring for an Estimator to evaluate projects and determine the scope of the bid with the Director of Pre-Construction & Estimating. This position can work remotely for up to 6 months before requiring relocation to the Portland office.
Field experience and understanding of curtainwall construction practice.
MS Office, strong keyboarding skills, and AutoCAD 2017 required.
Ability to read and understand technical architectural specifications and engineering data relating to exterior cladding systems.
Ability to read and understand architectural drawings, structural drawings, and curtainwall design drawings for the purpose of quantifying the exterior cladding systems for both standard and custom curtainwall systems.
An understanding of building materials as used in custom curtainwall cladding such as glass, metal panels, stone, custom aluminum extrusions, and other support systems as they are applied.
Ability to estimate field and shop labor hours.
An understanding of building codes as it relates to the exterior cladding.