Sunland Group, Inc. is currently seeking a Mechanical Estimator in our Houston, TX office. The Mechanical Estimator will be responsible for providing detailed estimates based upon conceptual documents as well as schematic, design development, and construction documents. The Mechanical Estimator must interface with other estimating disciplines as well as the other members of the Project Team, Subcontractors, and Owner Representatives. The Mechanical Estimator will be responsible for all take-offs, pricing, and producing the final estimate to be incorporated into the finished work product. Candidate must be able to work well in a team environment and handle multiple assignments; will be responsible for preparation of all aspects of mechanical estimates including conceptual, CM, and lump sum. This individual will lead the mechanical estimating effort on projects ranging in size from $5M to more than $100M in both the private and public sectors, and will work closely with Estimating Managers and Senior Estimators in finalizing estimates.
Come join our growing PMCM team in West Houston!
5 to 7 years of experience in the construction industry
Degree in Mechanical Engineering, Technical/Design education, or equivalent estimating experience
Experience with all aspects of mechanical estimating, including HVAC and piping systems, plumbing, process piping, ATC systems, and process instrumentation
Ability to work with Process P&ID drawings
Knowledge of local subcontractor market
Must be personable and capable of direct client interaction
Strong organizational and written/oral communication skills
Proficiency in MS Excel and Word
Working knowledge of PlanSwift take-off software
Skill to generate take-offs, conceptual estimates, and detailed estimates for GMP/CM proposals, budgets, and negotiated work with limited oversight by others
Subcontractor project management and field experience helpful but not required
Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship
Sunland is a multidisciplinary company of professionals, founded in 1985. We provide program and project management, engineering, architecture and construction management services for a variety of clients. We offer excellent employer paid benefits, paid time off, and 401K with employer match up to 4%. We're excited to be expanding our team and look forward to working with you!