Commercial Roofing Estimator

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    31 May 2024


Commercial Roofing Estimator

The Commercial Roofing Estimator reports to the Division Director and is responsible for client communication, preparing and submitting the Prebid package (estimate, budget, and schedule), and traveling to the project site as necessary to collect pertinent information

Job Requirements:
Prepare accurate and competitive cost estimates for commercial roofing projects
  • Conduct detailed analyses of project specifications, blueprints, and drawings
  • Collaborate with A&E and subcontractors to gather necessary information for accurate estimates
  • Perform quantity takeoffs through drawings, prints, and other measures, including site visits as needed
  • Determine the total cost of materials, equipment, utilities, and labor for commercial roofing
  • Prepare estimates for planning, organizing, and scheduling project work
  • Manage pre-qualification and pre-bid submission
  • Ensure that relevant documents and budgets are submitted before a bid deadline
  • Client communication (local & corporate) at specified intervals to set and maintain expectations
  • Communicate internally the client expectations to ensure a smooth transition into production
  • Work with the internal Prebid review team to finalize estimates and distribute them to the client
  • Assist in subcontractor and vendor selection and vetting as needed
  • Prepare turnover package and complete project hand-off to Project Manager
  • Re-engage as necessary during production to review progress
  • Performs other related duties and assignments as required

  • Experience as a Commercial Roofing Estimator in the general construction field as a general contractor representative
  • Minimum of at least three (3) years of commercial roofing estimating
  • Edge Software experience is preferred
  • Extensive knowledge of established construction and maintenance practices, procedures, and techniques, as well as applicable local, state, and federal building codes and legislation
  • Strong communication skills; thorough and attentive to details
  • Able to prioritize and multi-task, proactive and deadline-oriented, and have interpersonal skills
  • Must possess strong negotiation skills
  • Time management, multitasking, and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to closely collaborate with other project teams and stakeholders
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as work orders, safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals
  • Computer skills including internet, e-mail, (MS Outlook) MS Excel, and MS Word, Edge
  • Experience with estimating software
  • Bachelor’s Degree from a four-year college or university; or (5+) years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience

The package includes a full range of Benefits including Medical, Dental, Vision, Short Term Disability (STD), Long Term Disability (LTD), Supplemental and Voluntary Life Insurance, 401(K) with Employer Match and Paid Time Off (PTO)

Application Process:
To apply for this position, please email your resume and project list to:

Applications can be submitted via email to Taylor.Rae@hays .com or through our online application portal. We appreciate all applications; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.


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Located in Dallas, Suite 745, 14755 Preston RoadTelephone:  214 6235767