Estimator in Tampa, FL at Installed Building Products

Date Posted: 2/8/2018

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Tampa, FL
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    Not Specified
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Job Description

Position Description

CQ Insulation, Inc. is a leading contractor for building insulation, fireproofing, and division 10 specialties. We have

a great opportunity for an Estimator in our Tampa, FL headquarters. The Company focuses on large-scale new

construction projects throughout the country; multi-family, residential, senior living, commercial, and government


Our culture emphasizes aggressiveness, communication, and commitment to service. We want innovative and selfmotivated

team players to join our growth initiative. You will join the Estimating and Sales Team to deliver

solutions to customers covering Conceptual Estimating, Budget Development, Cost Planning, Value Engineering,

and more.

Join us now and enjoy a competitive compensation package and outstanding professional growth opportunities.

Compensation: $50,000-60,000 per

Job Requirements

, opportunity for bonuses

Benefits: Health, dental, vision, life, disability, and 401k

To apply for this position, please submit your resume, history, and references to

CQ Insulation, Inc. is part of the Installed Building Products family; NYSE ($IBP).


Below are some of the items you will be responsible for:

  •  Maintain high standards of professionalism and ethical behavior when representing the Company,
  •  Analyze drawings, specifications, and other documentation to prepare time, cost, and labor estimates for projects
  •  Examine construction drawings and note unusual or challenging conditions,
  •  Expand relationships with builders as the favored point of contact for sales and estimating,
  •  Read and analyze architectural plans and specifications in detail,
  •  Perform material quantity and labor takeoffs from architectural blueprints using software,
  •  Prepare in MS Excel and submit attractive, accurate, and competitive bid packages with pricing options and suggested value engineering possibilities
  •  Consult with industry experts to discuss estimates and resolve issues
  •  Solicit and evaluate subcontractor proposals and align scopes of work with bid documents for cost analysis
  •  Prepare and answer preconstruction questions for Production personnel
  •  Review contract documents and recommend scope changes prior to execution
  •  Expand relationships with architects, general contractors, and subcontractors

Desired Skills and Experience:

  •  Self-motivated, self-starter, effective time manager,
  •  Highly organized, efficient, detail oriented ,
  •  Proficient in MS Excel (no coding req.),
  •  Ability to read and interpret construction drawings and specifications,
  •  Strong math foundation,
  •  Bachelor's Degree,
  •  Non-smoker.
Work Environment


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