Metal Fabrication Estimator

TCB Industrial is looking to add an experienced Estimator to our team.  The Estimator will be the fundamental link in communication between all parties involved in a project.  You are the first step in each project and will play a key role in the team’s ability to deliver successful results.

Job duties include but are not limited to:

  • Work closely with customers and determine their needs.
  • Actively seek opportunities for Fabrication projects.
  • If required, attend Pre-bid, Walk Thru, Site visit.
  • Read Blueprints/Plan sheets and Quality requirements.
  • Prepare detailed take offs including all material required, processes, special finishes, labor needs, and other specifications based off of prints, plans, or customer/internal drawings.
  • Obtain bids from material vendors and subcontractors.
  • Communicate with customers the sell price, delivery dates, and any additional information needed by the customer.
  • Job Requirements:
    • Candidate must have knowledge of welding, forming, metal fabrication, and basic machining processes.
    • Must be able to interpret drawings.
    • Knowledge of steel, aluminum, and stainless.
    • Strong Math skills
    • Strong verbal communication and written communication skills
    • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office
    • Must be detailed orientated, consistent follow up is a must
    • Ability to understand and solve complex problems.
  • Experience/Education:
    • Previous experience in fabricating welded assemblies to AISC and AWS standards.
    • Fabrication planning of welded steel structures is a plus.
    • Estimating from blue prints: 10 + years (preferred)
    • Fabrication Estimating: 10 + years (preferred)
    • Shop Fabrication Experience: 10+ year (preferred)


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