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Meeks West

Meeks Lumber & Hardware, a Division of US LBM,  We’re all about teamwork! All positions are hands-on and we band together when necessary.

  • We support each other! We have local and corporate team members to help you along the way and partner on projects as appropriate.

  • We are a relaxed atmosphere. This is not a suit-and-tie environment.

  • We care about our communities. USLBM, our divisions and associates are committed to contributing to the communities where we live and work.

  • We work hard! We are a continuous improvement-driven organization and we are focused on keeping organized and on task.

  • We’re built on safety. We provide a safe and healthy workplace for all our employees. Our employees go home in the same condition they came to work.

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JOB SUMMARY
The Estimating Manager is responsible for the direction and management of a team of Estimators. This position requires the use of computer technology and mathematical skill to prepare an estimation of the amount of material needed for the construction of a home.

Pay Rate: $60,000 Annual Salary+, depending on experience

Essential Functions

  • Manage a team of multiple Estimators to ensure business objectives are hit from a time and quality standpoint.

  • Communicate effectively and coordinate with internal department leaders to ensure correct processes are being followed and 

  • identify where improvement is needed to maximize profitability.

  • Ensure proper personnel resources are fulfilled by managing overall output of the market and pro-actively making a business 

  • case to ensure resource needs are filled.

  • Create take offs as requested.

  • Compare vendor pricing to ensure cost effectiveness.

  • Create cost estimates for clients.

  • Prepare cost and expenditure statements and forecasts.

  • Review blueprints.

  • Set up cost monitoring and reporting systems.

  • Work in a professional and safe manner to consistently provide a safe work environment.

  • Ensure adherence to all State and Federal guidelines and Industry regulations.

  • Perform other duties as assigned.

  • Comply with all policies and standards.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Education Level Education Details – Bachelor's Degree mathematics, engineering, or related field Preferred

  • Experience Details – Experience in residential construction environments preferred.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • KSAs Proficiency

  • Knowledge of home and construction systems and processes preferred.

  • Self-motivated with the ability to manage and delegate multiple projects and work assignments.

  • Team player with the aptitude for multi-tasking, meeting deadlines, and building relationships with team members, vendors, and customers.

  • Experience with MS Office Products – Word, Excel, Access, Outlook.

  • Experience reading blueprints properly.

  • Experience with SAGE Estimator (Plan Swift), SAGE 300, and/or SAGE 500.

  • Strong analytical and math skills.

  • Excellent written and verbal skills

  • Demonstrate initiative and flexibility and detail oriented.

  • Strong problem-solving skills and effective time management.

  • Physical demands include lifting up to 25 lbs. on a random basis, standing, walking or sitting for extended periods of time, and bending or stooping. 

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Meeks Lumber & Hardware, a Division of US LBM Holdings, LLC is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, national origin or ancestry, sex, age, physical or mental disability, veteran or military status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, military status, order of protection status, or any other legally recognized protected basis under federal, state, or local law.

To apply for this job please visit uslbm.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com.