Plumbing Estimator in Round Rock, TX at GPAC

Date Posted: 9/1/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description


A top MEP contractor is now hiring a Plumbing Estimator for their Fort Myers office. This is a permanent, full-time position. This is a fast-paced growing organization. In business over 30 years, they are an industry leader that strives to continuously improve by investing in our workforce of 600+ employees through training and progressive career opportunities.

We offer an extensive benefits package including medical, dental, and vision insurance and 401k with a company match.

Job Description

The Plumbing Estimator will be responsible for creating accurate cost estimates for bidding projects in various construction markets.


  • Schedule project takeoffs to allow enough time for sales to put projects together and submit pricing
  • Maintain current material pricing in estimating software
  • Solicit fixture pricing for upcoming projects from at least two suppliers
  • Alert insulators of upcoming projects
  • Download all project documents (drawings, addendums, specifications, schedules, Geotech reports, wage scale) from general contractor for review by sales
  • Review Geotech for any impact on below grade piping
  • Perform detailed takeoff from project drawings based on project documents (specifications, addendum, Geotech, wage scale)
  • Check architectural, mechanical drawings for any plumbing scope not shown on the project plumbing drawings
  • Note any discrepancies in project documents for review by sales
  • Verify supplier quotes are complete and as specified. Get pricing for any items not quoted by supplier
  • Put takeoff summaries together and make detailed note of any discrepancies and forward to sales with marked up drawings and project documents
  • Performs other duties as required

Special Knowledge/Skills

  • Must be able to effectively communicate with team members, vendors and customers
  • Demonstrate aptitude or competence for assigned responsibilities
  • Computer skills including Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook

Preferred Experience

  • 5 years of experience in commercial plumbing
  • Experience with Quotesoft, Trimble, or


  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Retirement plan
  • Paid time off
  • Flexible schedule
  • Relocation assistance
  • Professional development assistance
  • Tuition reimbursement

For additional information on this opportunity, contact Christian Lewis

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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.