Estimator Underground Waterworks - Municipal and Underground Wholesale Supply

Oklahoma City, OK

Employment Type: Permanent Job Number: 33154

Job Description

Estimator Underground Waterworks - Municipal and Underground Wholesale Supply

We have an Outstanding Opportunity for a motivated Underground Waterworks Estimator who can be the backbone of each projects success.  The ideal candidate will have experience working in the Waterworks/Underground Industry.  If you thrive in a dynamic environment, have the ability to create strong relationships and eager for growth opportunities, this opportunity is with a family-owned business located in Oklahoma City.

Excellent base salary, bonus, commission's and benefit's.

Estimator Job Summary:

Accurately and efficiently prepare, coordinate, and prioritize material takeoffs of underground products for DOT, public, and private projects.

  • Meet or exceed the expectations of our customers by providing a positive customer experience.
  • Be a positive and professional representative in all customer and stakeholder interactions, acting with honesty and integrity.
  • Treat all employees, vendors, customers, and stakeholders with respect and dignity.
  • Effectively prioritize accurate material takeoffs for projects as requested by customers and sales reps, based on project type and bid date (project type priority: 1. DOT projects (as assigned), 2. Public projects, 3. Private projects (only if capacity allows)
  • Review project documentation to determine correct product specifications and project material requirements (including Buy America, AIS, BABA, etc.)
  • Communicate with project stakeholders (including sales reps, vendors, customers, and engineers) to gather information needed to prepare an accurate material takeoff.
  • Accurately and efficiently compile a material takeoff of sold underground products containing product quantities, product specifications (including multiple material specs if applicable), and certification requirements; organized by bid item (or by utility type for private projects, i.e. Water, Sanitary, Storm).
  • Find and review project addenda to update the material takeoff, specifications, and certification requirements accordingly
  • Store project information in an organized manner per company specifications, including plans, specifications, addendums, and correspondence
  • Assist in gathering material quotes for projects, as required.
  • Assist with typing project quotes in the ERP system as required.
  • Keep up to date on new and improved products, specifications, certifications, and installation methods; passing along information and suggestions to underground sales leadership.
  • Communicate any/all product and vendor opportunities to sales leadership for review.
  • Attend vendor and industry trainings as assigned.
  • Regular and predictable attendance.
  • Work safely.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Working knowledge of products sold and their applications.
  • Effective interpersonal, communication, negotiation, organizational, judgement, decision making, stress management, accuracy, and analytical skills.
  • Maintain professional image as a representative of the company.
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints and other documents, such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedures manuals.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office products and Eclipse.
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and priorities and easily adapt to changing situations.
  • Ability to accurately add, subtract, multiply, and divide with or without using a calculator.
  • Ability to accurately calculate figures and amounts such as margins, discounts, interest, proportions, percentages, area, circumference and volume.
  • Ability to operate standard office equipment.
  • Available and able to travel as needed.

Education and/or Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent from four-year college or technical school; or
  • Two years of related experience and training; or
  • Equivalent combination of experience and education.
  • Valid driver’s license and acceptable driving record.

Please forward resume formatted in a Word Doc to Paul Rychlewski at or call Paul at 312.780.7507

Please click “Apply” and be sure to upload your resume, Paul will contact all Qualified Candidates with full Details.

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Meet Your Recruiter

Paul Rychlewski

Paul is a highly motivated and passionate Sales Manager with over 25 years of experience in industrial sales and retail sporting goods operations. His extensive knowledge of recruiting, hiring, developing, and leading teams makes him an outstanding resource for identifying talent. His commitment to providing exceptional customer service results in consumer loyalty and organic business growth. 

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