Estimator – Granite City, IL
icon Mechanical is seeking qualified professionals to join our Convergent Solutions division. Convergent Solutions is a convergence of icon Mechanical’s extensive construction capabilities – customized, scaled offerings designed to solve respective facility planning and management issues on a project-by-project basis, or a part of a master maintenance program. We specialize in HVAC, Piping, and Plumbing systems to be installed and maintained.
We are currently looking for an Estimator to join our Convergent Solutions department located at our headquarters in Granite City, IL. Our ideal candidate for an Estimator will be a self-starter with 5+ years of experience in a similar role. We are looking for an individual who has a strong background in mechanical systems and can estimate complex projects up to $10M.
Primary Responsibilities for icon’s Estimator include:
- Analyzing project plans, specifications, and contract documents to identify project requirements and scope of work.
- Collaborating with project managers, engineers, and clients to understand project objectives, timelines, and budget constraints.
- Conducting thorough take-offs, material, and labor cost estimates, and preparing detailed bid proposals for HVAC, piping, and plumbing projects.
- Sourcing and soliciting subcontractor and vendor quotes to obtain accurate pricing for materials, equipment, and services.
- Assessing project risks and identifying potential cost-saving opportunities while maintaining quality standards.
- Participating in pre-bid meetings, site visits, and subcontractor negotiations as needed.
- Staying up to date on industry trends, market conditions, and regulatory changes that may impact project costs and bidding strategies.
Primary Qualifications for icon’s Estimator include:
- A bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering, construction management, or 5 + years of relevant working experience is highly preferred.
- Proven experience as an Estimator in the mechanical contracting industry with a focus on HVAC, piping, and plumbing projects.
- Knowledge of mechanical systems, construction methods, and industry best practices.
- Proficiency in reading and interpreting construction drawings, specifications, and contract documents.
- Strong analytical and mathematical skills, with the ability to perform detailed take-offs and cost calculations accurately.
- Willingness to travel extensively to job sites across the country, with occasional overnight stays necessary.
- Excellent time management and organizational skills, with the ability to prioritize tasks and meet timelines.
Our philosophy is to hire talented people, provide them with the training, tools, and resources to be successful, empower them to go and contribute to the success of the company, and to reward performance. If you’re ready to be a part of our team AND a part of our solution, please apply today!
Compensation and Benefits include: Experienced Based Salary, Bonuses, Employee Stock Ownership Program, 401k, Health Insurance, Dental, Vision, Gym Reimbursement, and Paid Time Off (PTO; Vacation)
Applications can be submitted to via completion of our online submission form at www.iconmech.com/about/careers
icon Mechanical is deeply committed to our corporate philosophy built on safety, commitment to quality, sustainability, diversity, and people. We create enriching experiences both for our clients and our team and strive to provide a work environment that facilitates awesomeness for everyone involved. If you think you’d be a good fit for our culture of innovation, meticulous execution, and celebrations of success, complete our career form to join the icon Mechanical family.