Posted: Friday, September 22, 2017 12:17 PM
Job Description Founded in 1915, Peterson Mechanical is a leading provider of mechanical engineering, fabrication, installation and service in the Greater Bay Area. Family owned and with a family feel, Peterson Mechanical is a great place to work. We are seeking an HVAC Service Estimator to add to our team. Job Summary: The Service Estimator visits job sites, analyzes blueprints, specifications, proposals, and other documentation to prepare time, material, equipment, and other costs to assigned HVAC projects and services. The Service Estimator has a professional and courteous demeanor. The person creates preliminary estimates for planning purposes and detailed itemized estimates based on final plans and specifications, material and labor requirements and develops itemized lists. The position is responsible for planning, organizing, and scheduling work, preparing bids, selecting vendors or subcontractors, and determining timeline for the project. He/she can revise estimates as requested and follow-up with clients upon completion. The person is familiar with sales tactics and warranties. Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Maintains files of working documents as back-up for estimate figures. Negotiates pricing. Coordinates support activities and maintains relationships with all parties involved in project. Analyzes, compares and interprets detailed information to make sound and accurate judgments Attend jobsite walkthroughs Other duties as assigned. Essential Qualifications: HS Diploma Some knowledge of residential and light commercial HVAC systems Some knowledge of installation process Ability to interpret computerized data Ability to negotiate favorable pricing Computer literacy in office communication programs, Excel and Word Excellent verbal and written communication skills; ability to effectively communicate with vendors, suppliers, subcontractors and clients Highly organized with a strong attention to detail Professional demeanor and courteous disposition. Preferred Job Qualifications: BS or AA degree from accredited university preferred Project management training certificate Training and/or certifications in construction safety, forklift training, defensive driving, etc. Advanced knowledge of construction industry Mechanical aptitude ADA Specifications: There is frequent bending, walking, carrying and lifting; some sitting for prolonged periods. Manual dexterity required for computer work. There is occasional lifting of up to 75 lbs. There will be exposure to confined spaces, such as, attics and roofs. Office and outdoor construction environments should be expected. Must be able to wear work boots and perform ladder work. It will require some exposure to cold, heat, weather, and sun. Work conditions include construction site noise level. Reasonable accommodations will be made available. Company Description Peterson Mechanical is a Sonoma-based mechanical contractor providing a single source for reliable mechanical systems in the San Francisco Bay Area. Specializing in HVAC, plumbing and refrigeration for a wide variety of market sectors including Healthcare, Technology, Education, Office Space, Hospitality, Winery, High Rise and Low Rise Residential. Peterson Mechanical provides pre-construction, pre-fabrication, custom fabrication, design/build and plan/spec. solutions for San Francisco, Oakland, Sonoma, Napa and the surrounding areas.
• Location: San Francisco, Sonoma
• Post ID: 82847912 sf