Junior Estimator / Assistant Bid Manager (f/m)

for the North American (USA and Canada) façade market

What we offer

We are a global player, and as such we can offer you a secure job in a dynamic, international environment. An attractive remuneration package based on performance and good welfare benefits are a matter of course to us. We can also offer you a wide range of advanced training and career progression options.

Our offering is rounded off by a friendly, team-based atmosphere with flat hierarchies which enable decisions to be reached quickly. You can look forward to an interesting, diverse range of work with a high level of self-responsibility.

 

Your duties

  • Performing quantity takeoffs and estimating of façade projects based on architectural drawings and project specifications
  • Full Project Estimating including but not limited to in-house or subcontracted fabrication, design, engineering and installation of architectural steel & glass façades
  • Project specific screening of the market for potential suppliers and subcontractors
  • Preparation of bid related request for proposals (material suppliers, subcontractors & logistics)
  • Close cooperation with various departments (e.g. for technical clarifications, feasibility, custom solutions)
  • Primary contact for suppliers and subcontractors during the bid-phase
  • Screening and evaluation of bid related project documents (identification of cost drivers and special conditions)
  • Preparation of project specific, detailed and descriptive bid proposals with accurate description of works and services to be performed
  • Post-calculation and evaluation of finished projects

 

Your qualifications

  • Bachelor‘s degree in civil-, mechanical-, industrial engineering or equivalent experience, e.g. designer or technician with 5 to 10 years professional experience in a related position within the construction-/façade-business
  • Good English skills, especially with technical expressions
  • Reliability, responsible behaviour and entrepreneurial spirit
  • Experience within steel and/or aluminum business is a plus
  • Knowledge and understanding of technical drawings
  • International experience is a plus
  • Computer proficiency with Microsoft OFFICE software (Outlook, Excel, Word,Project)
  • Experience in AutoCAD, Revit and cost estimating-software is a plus
  • High level of commitment and a self-reliant, analytic and team oriented workethic

 

 

Have we picked your interest?

Then take this opportunity and start your future with us. We look forward to meeting you.

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