Plumbing Estimator II

Acco Engineering Systems • San Diego, CA 92140

Posted 3 weeks ago

Job Description

We are looking for a Plumbing Estimator to join our San Diego, CA Team!

ACCO Engineered Systems has been annually recognized by a national industry magazine as one of the top-10 specialty contractors in the United States, and the leader in its mechanical contracting field for the Western United States. We have a diverse environment of skilled professionals - field construction workers, engineering, project managers, service technicians, and supporting staff - who collaborate together and make ACCO an engaging place to work. In addition, employees at ACCO enjoy the benefits of being stakeholders of the company; ACCO is 100% employee-owned !

The goal of this department is to keep up with the estimating work load, depending on the size, and complexity of the plumbing projects. Using Auto bid estimating program, and detail sheets provided by ACCO Plumbing. Provided detail bids and reports before and after the time of bidding. Support the project managers, with change order backup as needed.

Under the direction of the Sales Plumbing Project Manager, this position will be primarily responsible for providing accurate plumbing quotes (on time) with accurate detail accounting after and before the project has been awarded.

Essential Duties:

* Estimating plumbing projects

* Detail reports before & after bid time.

* P.M. support for project estimated & budgets.

* Follow up on bids before, and after bid time.

* Collaboration with HVAC/PLBG combo opportunities and pursuits

* Assist with the management of designated Plumbing/Piping from initial turn-over to close out

* Assist with the project Cost budgets and Schedule of Values

* Assist in the project construction task schedules

* Estimating/Bid conferences

* Assist with Change Order estimating, compilation and negotiation

* Assist in the material and equipment buy outs on assigned projects.

* Assist in the Utilization and Collaboration with support operations (Engineering, BIM/Detailing, Fab, Warehouse, Purchasing, Field operations.

* Estimating coordination of pre-construction job meetings with department heads and supervisors.

* Contributes to and participates in special studies, committees, etc., to advance ACCO's technical abilities in engineering, planning and estimating, installation procedures, etc.

Position Requirements:

* 10+ years of experience in the successful management of plumbing estimating, plumbing conceptual design drawings, and management of Plumbing Bidding.

* Ability to operate independently and autonomously, and yet possess the discretionary judgment to know when it's appropriate to consult with others in the organization

* Proficient utilization of management / accounting software

* Demonstrate a corresponding high sense of integrity

* Strong interpersonal and project management abilities, employing strong organizational skills to respond successfully to a high volume of issues

* Degree and/or field and office experience in Construction Estimating or Engineering, or equivalent experience required.

Preferred (but not required) qualifications:

* MBA or Masters level educational degree

* Licensed Professional Engineer (PE)

* Plumbing field and office training +15 years.

Physical Requirements: (The physical demands described herein are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

* While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit and stand, use hands to operate computer keyboard and telephone, talk and hear.

* Lift and/or move up to 50 lbs. occasionally, and/or up to 20 lbs. of force frequently, and/or up to 10lbs. of force constantly to move objects.

* While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit and stand, use hands to operate computer keyboard and telephone, talk and hear.

* Ability to climb up and down ladder frequently. The employee must possess the ability to navigate the complexities of a construction site while working on site and practicing the site safety requirements and policies of the Company


* ESOP Employee Stock Ownership Program. An exciting benefit from ACCO to you, free of cost.

* Company Culture of Excellence Here at ACCO, we are flexible and foster creativity

* Competitive Time Off including PTO, Sick Time, and Personal Time

* Education Reimbursement Program for career development

* United Way is our philanthropy program. We give back to the community, and we have fun while doing it! ACCO has fundraising events such as raffles and bingo throughout the year.

* Competitive medical, dental, 401k


Do you have what it takes? Click the START YOUR APPLICATION link below and submit your resume. Once youve applied, our dedicated Talent Acquisition team will be reviewing your resume. If your experiences matches our needs, youll be hearing from us by phone or email.


Why join ACCO? ACCO Engineered Systems is one of the largest mechanical contractors in the country. Since 1934, owners and builders have selected ACCO to design, install, and maintain more than 250,000 mechanical projects. ACCO is dedicated to the design, fabrication, installation, maintenance and service of commercial and industrial HVAC, refrigeration, plumbing, process piping, and building automation systems. Whether your project is a low or high-rise office building, a shopping mall, hospital, semi-conductor fabrication facility or pharmaceutical manufacturing plantACCO can design, build, install, and maintain a mechanical system to meet your needs

Here at ACCO, we are a part of something bigger. Just ask our customers: California Academy of Sciences, L.A. Live, and San Francisco 49ers Stadium. While we have been around for 80+ years, we continue to grow at a dynamic pace. And we are looking for talented individuals to join our team. To read more about us, check out our


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