Universal Forest Products Estimator in Lafayette, Colorado

Knowledge

  • Minimum high school graduate. Preferred bachelor degree in related discipline or equivalent
  • Minimum 2 years of experience in related field/responsibilities.
  • Minimum 2 years of experience framing single-family or multi-family homes
  • Working knowledge and experience using AutoCAD and Timberline software is preferred

Skills and abilities

  • Proficiency in the use of the English language in reading, writing and speaking
  • Ability to read and understand blue prints
  • Ability to read, understand and interpret building codes
  • Strong math skills including algebra and trigonometry
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Ability to use a computer
  • Ability to learn estimating software
  • Ability to successfully interact with all organizational levels and the public
  • Ability to communicate effectively with others, including customers, builders, peers, and management
  • Ability to manage several activities/projects at once, to organize and prioritize work, to meet deadlines, and work under little supervision
  • Ability to sit at a desk for prolonged periods of time, be mobile in the work environment, and work hours mandated by management.
  • Ability to pass a drug test

Conduct

  • Self-managing; works well under little supervision
  • Highly motivated and enthusiastic
  • Good interpersonal skills and good communicator
  • Be a team player and support the Company's goals
  • Conducts in a professional manner

  • Provides loose lumber/material estimates.

  • Communicates effectively with all organizational levels and builder representatives.
  • Provides problem-solving solutions using Building Codes and product information.
  • Prepares detailed construction proposals from customer blueprints for customer presentation.
  • Assists in training and development of other estimators as required.
  • Performs other duties as required.

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