HVAC Estimator in Knoxville, TN at GPAC

Date Posted: 11/14/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

MEP/HVAC Estimator

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 high-level Mechanical Contractor with a reputation for excellence in building is seeking an experienced MEP/HVAC Estimator to bid projects and led the preconstruction process. This company is big on family 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
* 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
* 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 estimating
  • 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 project list

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 29 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.