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Design Estimator at Nucor Buildings Group West in Modesto , California

Posted in Other 30+ days ago.

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Job Description:

Basic Job Functions:
  • Create competitive, accurate and thorough pre-sale designs and etimates for building systems in accordance with company processes and practices
  • Utilize engineering skill-set to create value engineered framing solutions
  • Qualify the proposal with all assumed and provided information about the project
  • Assist sales efforts by recognizing and implementing economical solutions and alternatives in order to provide the lease-cost proposal while meeting known project conditions
  • Interact and communicate clearly with customers and the Sales team
  • Be sensitive to material costs, erection concerns and fabrication procedures, relating to the in-place cost of the total structure
  • Perform in a fast-paced environment while meeting scheduled commitments
  • Effectively interpret Architectural. Structural, and Mechanical project drawings.
Safety is the most important part of all jobs within Nucor; therefore, candidates must be able to demonstrate the ability to initiate, lead, and uphold safety policies, practices, procedures, and housekeeping standards at all times.

Minimum Qualifications:
  • Associate's Degree in Engineering Technology, Architectural Technology, Construction Management, or related field
  • Strong math background, technical aptitude, and experience using computer applications, (MS Word, Excel)

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering, Architectural Engineering, Construction Management, or Architecture.
  • 2-5 years of structural design or structural estimating experience
  • Experience in the field of pre-engineered metal building systems
  • Strong Excel programming skills

Nucor is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer - M/F/Disabled/Vets - and a drug - free workplace