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Conveyors Estimator

Harris Companies
Rochester, MN 55901
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Job Category: Estimating
Req. Number: CONVE01161
Schedule: Full-Time
Posted Date: 2020-11-12
Location: Rochester, MN 1400 7th Street NW Rochester, MN 55901, USA


The purpose of your role as a Conveyors Estimator

As Conveyors Estimator, you will support the sales process by preparing packaging/material handling equipment estimates for the conveyors department by analyzing proposal requirements. This position will work closely with the design and sales teams to provide accurate estimates in a fast-paced environment.
  • Review, organize and distribute contract documents (drawings, specifications, schedules, etc.) to fabrication shop, design team, & subcontractors where applicable
  • Create project budget for COINS (project cost accounting software) entry
  • Prepare estimate of project for review with sales and design groups
  • Develop proposal and drawings to determine scope of work and required contents of estimate.
  • Prepare estimates by calculating complete takeoff of scope of work and required contents of estimate.
  • Review proposal specifications and drawings to determine scope of work and required contents of estimate.
  • Review bid documents to identify project requirements and perform material and quantity takeoffs.
  • Develop and deliver accurate packaging and material handling estimates.
  • Review material requirements to determine most cost-effective outcome.
  • Computes cost factors and prepares estimates used for management purposes such as planning, organizing, preparing bids, selecting vendors or subcontractors, and determining cost effectiveness.
  • Prepare cost estimates for budgets and final proposals.

What we're looking for in you
  • 3+ years of prior experience with packaging/material handling equipment estimating
  • Experience in similar facility construction estimating and related functions
  • High degree of accuracy, problem-solving skills and detail-orientation skills
  • Proven verbal and written communication skills
  • Working knowledge of mechanical specialty preferred
  • Knowledge of raw materials, production processes, quality control, costs, and other techniques for maximizing the effective manufacture and distribution of goods preferred
  • Bachelor's degree preferred in Business, Engineering, or Construction Management

Your life at Harris

As one of the country's leading mechanical contractors, Harris offers you the best of both worlds: the stability, resources and opportunities of a national company, and the team culture, creative spirit and customer loyalty of a local business. If you thrive on variety and new challenges, we want to meet you!

From stadiums to manufacturing facilities, power plants to hospitals, concert halls to classrooms, we handle projects of all sizes and complexity from multiple regional locations across the country.

Harris Benefits

Visit our Careers Page for details:https://www.harriscompany.com/careers/employee-benefits-at-a-glance

Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities
The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor's legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)

Posted: 2020-11-13 Expires: 2020-12-15

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