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A Carter Lumber Estimator performs material take-offs on commercial buildings. This requires accurate knowledge of commonly used concepts, practices and procedures within the building construction industry.

6216 Gull Rd

Kalamazoo, MI 49048

(269) 345-4414

What you'll do

  • Perform material take-offs for residential and commercial designs from a variety of blueprints
  • Review construction documents and understand material to bid
  • Review and fix potential inaccuracies in material lists
  • Work directly with the Outside Sales Reps regarding blueprints and the selling of projects
  • Follow up with the status of take-offs

What we need from you

  • Understanding of commercial construction standards
  • Ability to read blueprints
  • 3-4 years experience in light commercial construction or 2 years in estimating
  • Building material sales experience
  • Working knowledge of Professional Estimating Software
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office including Word, Excel, Access and Outlook

What we offer

  • Health Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Disability Insurance
  • Life Insurance (company-sponsored)
  • Company-match 401(k)
  • Vacation time
  • Paid holidays
  • We promote from within!

® Carter Lumber, 2022