Pre-Bid Estimate Coordinator

Baywood Interior Millwork - Kitchener, ON (30+ days ago)

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Job Title:

Pre-Bid Estimate Coordinator for Architectural Woodworking Plant

Job is for an Immediate Start!!

Baywood Interiors Ltd. is a leading, progressive, medium sized architectural millwork, and, store fixture company, located in the Bridgeport Business Park area of Kitchener, ON.

We operate in the I.C.I., (industrial, commercial, and, institutional) construction fields, as well as, many retail store fixture environments.

In our 25th year of operation, Baywood continues to grow and diversify its operations, and, is looking for the right candidate to join our team.

Education:

Graduate of Conestoga College:

-Woodworking Technology/Technician Programs, or, Woodworking Technology-Architectural Millwork Program

-Architecture/Construction Engineering Technology Program

-Graduates of other Ontario Colleges equivalent programs will also be considered

Experience:

Architectural millwork estimating office experience in a professional manufacturing environment

is considered essential

Job Description:

In conjunction with our estimating team, you will be responsible for all tender pre-bid coordination and organization, making sure you are always well ahead of our estimators with pre-bid estimate packages.

After ascertaining it is the type of millwork job we want to bid, and it fits into our plants capacity schedule, you will procure electronic versions of architectural drawings, interior design drawings and specifications, from various constructions associations, or 3rd party tender data hosting companies, or directly from General Contractors, Architects and Interior Designer websites. You will organize the pre-bid estimate packages for our estimators with all pertinent tender documents, and will correspond with General Contractors, Architects and Interior Designers regarding missing millwork tender information or details, or to get clarification on discrepancies in the millwork tender documents. You will ask for addenda to be issued on these items and ensure these are all part of our tender estimate files.

You will compose a project summary of tender inclusions and exclusions, a description of cabinet manufacturing materials and specifications, and high-light to our estimators any specialty materials and hardware required for the project. You will highlight any one-off millwork items found on the drawings that the estimator might miss as they’re not well detailed on drawings

You will be responsible for handling numerous tender files at the same time, multi-tasking is an essential asset.

The position will entail you assisting our estimators as directed to obtain specialty item supplier pricing to ensure our estimators can prepare as accurate as possible competitive tenders

The position will entail you completing post-bid tender follow-ups to find out who the low general contractor was,and if we were in fact the low millwork bid. Low bid tenders are handed back to the estimator for further detailed discussions with the low general contractor.

All post-bid data is to be entered into our active quotation excel spreadsheets, and the paper file folders filed away in an orderly fashion as directed

Reports to:

Baywood's Estimating Team, Director of Operations

Other Job Skills required:

Excellent phone and computer skills, including Microsoft outlook, word, and excel, and ACAD

We are looking for someone that's results orientated, with a proven successful track record.

Rate: -Hourly, 44 hours weekly, O/T is available -We offer a competitive wage, an extended employee health benefits program, and company sponsored employee events

Resumes: email only to:

John D. Lassel, Director of Operations

Benefits:

  • Extended health care
  • Vision care
  • Dental care
  • Casual dress
  • Vacation & paid time off

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • estimating: 3 years (Required)