Mechanical Estimator in Milwaukee, WI at GPAC

Date Posted: 4/19/2021

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JOB DESCRIPTION: Mechanical Estimator

A well-established local Mechanical Contractor is looking for an experienced Mechanical Estimator. Excellent compensation, full benefits, and opportunities for professional development.

Mechanical Estimator

Essential Job Functions Include:

  • Ability to prepare comprehensive, competitive labor and materials estimates for mechanical projects
  • Ability to conduct research to ensure accuracy of all estimates
  • Ability to recognize cost-saving opportunities and provide alternative options, when needed
  • Ability to understand and create estimates from blueprints, specifications, proposals and related documents
  • Ability to improve job costs through negotiation with vendors and subcontractors
  • Ability to provide technical and/or estimating support during project design and proposal phases
  • Ability to perform on-site data collection to improve the accuracy of all estimates
  • Ability to work well with customers, presenting final proposals in a professional manner
  • Ability to establish and maintain relationships with contractors


  • 5+ years of Mechanical estimator experience
  • Must work well in a team environment
  • Ability to understand blueprints, specifications, proposals and other estimation-related documentation
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office software, including Excel, PowerPoint, Word and Outlook
  • Estimator or equivalent background
  • Associates or Bachelor's Degree in construction-related field a plus
  • Time management, verbal and written communication skills are a must

If interested in this position, please email a confidential copy of your resume to If you are interested in something other than a Mechanical Estimator position, please reach out as we work nationwide with positions such as Mechanical Estimator to Executive levels positions.

You can reach me (call/text) directly at 605-679-4942

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 31 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.