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NCI GROUP, INC. Estimating Engineer in DES MOINES, Iowa

Estimating EngineerArizona, USA * Illinois, USA * Iowa, USA * Kansas, USA * Louisiana, USA * Mississippi, USA * Missouri, USA * Nebraska, USA * Nevada, USA * Ohio, USA * Oklahoma, USA * Pennsylvania, USA * Texas, USA * Utah, USA Req #12204Monday, June 7, 2021The Estimating Engineer is responsible for providing direct pricing and design support to internal and external customers on design/build and publicly bid projects using the most current pricing available. They apply knowledge of structures, materials and construction techniques to support Field Sales and Estimators related to advanced design considerations and ensuring estimate designs are being done in accordance with the high standards of the organization.Major Responsibilities:Prepares calculations and engineering details from information received such as contract drawings, specifications, and addendums using in-house pricing programs and supplemental design programs.Provides detailed consultation to Builders, Field Sales and Estimators regarding building codes, complex framing scenarios and non-standard geometries.Identifies exclusions, discrepancies, missing information and obtains clarification and qualifies the quotation (through Project Notes) based on that information.Evaluates customer provided information for cost effective solutions (value engineering).Ensures the use of the most current pricing information when preparing the estimate.Builds and maintains Builder/Vendor relationships.Communicates with Builders, Sales, Customer Service and Engineering regarding any clarification of scope/design intent that the Sales Engineer was involved in.Self performs and/or checks complex estimates.Other duties and responsibilities as required.Relationships:Reports to Estimating Manger or Estimating Team Leader.Maintains relations with the Builder Network, Field Sales force and downstream departments.Represents the company as an engineering advisor is Sales meetings.Qualifications/Skills:Good mathematical and analytical skills.Ability to manage and prioritize multiple workflows simultaneously.Ability to communicate effectively through written and verbal methods.Ability to review and interpret project specifications.Ability to read and interpret blueprints.Exhibit competency of in-house design programs and procedures.AutoCAD experience.Must be comfortable on the phone with customers and Field Sales.Pre-Engineered Metal Building knowledge in both product offerings and design considerations.Education/Additional Information:Minimum 2 years of Pre-Engineered Metal Building design experience.Bachelor's Degree in Engineering from and ABET accredited curriculum with a major field of study in structural design or equivalent is required.Work related travel would typically be less than 2 times per year.Cornerstone Building Brands is the largest manufacturer of exterior building products in North America. Our comprehensive portfolio spans the breadth of the residential and commercial markets, while our expansive footprint enables us to serve customers and communities across North America. Our relentless focus on excellence combined with our ongoing commitment to innovation and RandD has driven us to become the #1 manufacturer of windows, vinyl siding, insulated metal panels, metal roofing and wall systems, and metal accessories. We believe every building we create, and every part of that building, positively contributes to communities where people live, work and play.Must be at least 18 years of age to apply.Notice of Recruitment FraudWe have been made aware of multiple scams whereby unauthorized individuals are using Cornerstone Building Brand's name and logo to solicit potential job-seekers for employment. In some cases, job-seekers are being contacted directly, both by phone and e-mail. In other instances, these unauthorized individuals are placing advertisements for fake positions with both legitimate websites and fabricated ones. These individuals are typically promising high-pay