Builders FirstSource/ProBuild Drafter/Estimator in Rapid City, South Dakota
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Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Headquartered in Dallas, Texas, Builders FirstSource is the largest supplier of building products, prefabricated components, and value-added services to the professional market segment, primarily for new residential construction and repair and remodeling, in the U.S.
We provide customers an integrated homebuilding solution, offering manufacturing, supply, delivery and installation for a full range of structural and related building products. We operate in 40 states with approximately 400 locations and have a market presence in 74 of the top 100 Metropolitan Statistical Areas, providing geographic diversity and balanced end market exposure.
We service customers from strategically located distribution facilities and manufacturing facilities, that produce value-added products such as roof and floor trusses, wall panels, stairs, vinyl windows, custom millwork and pre-hung doors. Builders FirstSource also distributes dimensional lumber and lumber sheet goods, millwork, windows, interior and exterior doors, and other building products.
Drafts custom floor plan designs for customers starting with customer concepts, existing customer plans, or existing shop plans. *Understands and manages mitigation of design copyright infringement risk. *Manages customer expecations for drafting cost and lead time. *Using packaged design software, including Softplan, sketches and dimensions floor plans, elevations, and plot plans; framing layouts and floor loads. *Understands basic construction practices and material and labor costs to assist customers in making appropriate construction budgeting decisions. Analyzes blueprints and other documentation to develop material lists and cost estimate sheets for the sales department and customers. The estimates are used by sales for bidding purposes to confirm construction and labor costs for contract jobs. *Receives information from sales representative or customer on what materials are required in pricing a job. *Using packaged estimating software, determines the linear and square footage to build wall structures and components such as headers for doors, beams, floor joists, etc. *Assists sales department in supplying information on materials, such as availability, substitutions, and new materials. *Computes cost factors and prepares estimates used for management purposes such as preparation of bids, vendor or subcontractor selection and the determination of cost effectiveness. *Consults with clients, vendors and/or other individuals to formulate estimates and resolve issues.
Associate degree in construction technology from two-year (2) college or technical school preferred. Must have two-years (2) prior experience in the building construction industry.
Builders FirstSource is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status or status as an individual with a disability.
Rapid City SD Lumber - 666 Howard St (57701), Rapid City, South Dakota, United States of America