Construction Project Estimator - Hybrid / Remote - Arkansas

Ferguson Springdale , AR 72765

Posted 2 months ago

Job Description:

If a career with an organization that rewards performance and provides a stable and supportive environment for its associates nationwide sounds good to you, Ferguson may just be the place for you. Our people are our biggest asset and share a common passion for customer service, which has helped shape us into the industry leader we are today.

Ferguson is currently seeking the right individual to fill an immediate need for a Construction Project Estimator! As an Estimator, you will help with the development of quotations on various projects while establishing close relationships with the branches, vendor representatives, and ensuring outstanding customer service. This role focuses on multi-family projects and will primarily support a large customer account concentrated in the Southern Plains district. If you are goal oriented, self-motivated and able to meet deadlines, build relationships and enjoy a team atmosphere, this is an excellent opportunity to grow with an industry-leading organization!

This role offers hybrid- remote flexibility and supports customers in Arkansas, Oklahoma, Missouri, and Kansas. While the majority of this role can be performed remotely, once trained, an in-person presence will be required for training and future meetings/collaboration, as needed. The incumbent will need to reside within AR, OK, MO, or KS.

Responsibilities

  • Keep current of new products, trends and market cost and pricing

  • Coordinate with vendors to ensure that pricing data is received in a timely manner

  • Participate in the resolution of any and all pricing related issues

  • Participate in corporate-wide initiatives involving pricing functions, philosophies or processes

  • Gather required data for quote preparation

  • Download required specs, plans take-off, etc.

  • Start data entry of new quotes

  • Contact vendors for job quotes

  • Contacts branch quotations contact to maintain job win/loss record

  • Represent the company in a professional manner at all times ensuring quality customer service

  • Abide by all policies, rules, and regulations of the company including all applicable safety rules, regulations and procedures

  • Support corporate programs, goals, and initiatives of the company

Qualifications

  • 2+ years of construction related sales, project management, project coordinator, or estimating experience, required

  • Construction quotations or estimating experience is highly preferred

  • Prior use of BidTracer, PlanSwift or similar estimating software, a plus

  • Knowledge of plumbing or related products, preferred

  • Experience reading blueprints, building plans, or drawings, highly preferred

  • Computer experience with Outlook and Excel are required

  • Excellent communication, time management and organizational skills

  • Ability to be flexible, adaptable and multitasking skills needed, including the ability to juggle multiple, urgent requests

  • Self-starter, creative problem solver, and self-sufficient

  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to collaborate with people at multiple levels of the organization

Benefits

As a large, successful company who prides itself on its stability, Ferguson can offer a competitive benefits package which includes the following: medical (two plans to choose from), dental, vision, disability, retirement savings with company match, paid leave (holidays, vacation, sick, personal, and floating holidays), recognition programs, community involvement opportunities, and much more!

  • The Company is an equal opportunity employer as well as a government contractor that shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-300.5(a), which prohibits discrimination against qualified protected Veterans and the requirements of 41 CFR 60-741.5(A), which prohibits discrimination against qualified individuals on the basis of disability.

Ferguson Enterprises, LLC. is an equal employment employer F/M/Disability/Vet/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity.

Equal Employment Opportunity and Reasonable Accommodation Information

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