HVAC Estimator/Project Manager in Knoxville, TN at GPAC

Date Posted: 7/8/2020

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Job Description

HVAC Estimator/Project Manager

If you want to take pride in the work you do, be valued for your contributions to the team effort, have a lasting career in construction, be inspired every day, and have fun with your colleagues, we are looking for you! A reputable Mechanical Contractor with a reputation for excellence is seeking a talented HVAC Estimator/Project Manager to bid projects and led the preconstruction process to completion. This company is down to earth and offers high bonuses for high performers.

This position is due to growth!

Full benefits


Paid vacation

Health, Vision, Dental

Key Responsibilities

  • Lead/manage MEP preconstruction/estimating process from concept to conceptual design
  • Establish/maintain budget control over MEP trades during estimating/preconstruction phases, providing value alternative solutions where fit
  • Design-Build experience is a must
  • Solve issues of mechanical rooms and quote replacement of equipment
  • Assist field operations with change order pricing and solving issues during construction
  • Assist project team in design decisions and development of solutions, and participate in training of project staff
  • Manage submittals, RFIs, and change orders
  • Track historical costs of projects and review milestone documents for value alternative opportunities
  • Develop/maintain relationships with internal clients subcontractors, vendors, etc., representing to the community in a positive way
  • Manage estimating/bid processes by coordinating bid efforts, processing RFIs and interfacing between bid community and design team members on negotiations


  • At least 2 years of experience in estimation or project manager; 5+ preferred
  • 2 years of field experience
  • Design-Build Experience is a must
  • Able to solve issues of mechanical rooms and quote replacement of equipment
  • Hvac and piping experience
  • MEP estimator must have proven experience estimating medium to large project sizes
  • Bachelor's degree in Construction Management or other applicable field preferred
  • Ability to use MC2, TSI, Quick Pen, Accubid, OST, QTO and other estimating programs
  • MEP estimator must have experience dealing with subcontracts, subcontractors and/or self-perform work
  • Experience leading successful team ventures, including development of employees and maintaining relationships with external entities and subcontractor community
  • Solid interpersonal and communication skills

To be considered for this position, please apply with a resume and references

If you would like to discreetly hear about this opportunity, please send a confidential resume to jerome.jeffcoat@gogpac.com along with professional references. You can also call me at 605-610-2220. I also have other opportunities throughout the country. I may have an opportunity better than what you have now!

All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, age, color, sex (including pregnancy), religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, military status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable laws or regulations.

GPAC (Growing People and Companies) is an award-winning search firm specializing in placing quality professionals within multiple industries across the United States for the past 30 years. We are extremely competitive, client-focused and realize that our value is in our ability to deliver the right solutions at the right time.