Project Estimator

Company Name:
The D.S. Brown Company
Company Address:
300 East Cherry Street
North Baltimore, Ohio 45872
Date Job is Available:
August 8th, 2023
Deadline for Application:
September 8th, 2023
Job Description:
The Opportunity Founded in 1890, The D.S. Brown Company, a Gibraltar Industries Company, is a world-wide leader and supplier of engineered products to the bridge and highway industry. Headquartered in North Baltimore, Ohio, the Company actively sells to bridge and pavement contractors, specialty subcontractors, and construction product distributors. The D.S. Brown Company prides itself on its quality workforce and its reputable products. Check us out at and become part of our awesome team! The Project Estimator will be responsible for developing product takeoffs and cost estimates as required by clients' documents on routine projects under direct supervision. This position requires an organized, detail-oriented individual with strong communication and analytical skills, capable and comfortable working within a dynamic, deadline-oriented work environment. Who we're looking for All your life, you've been a thinker - a practical innovator with rolled-up sleeves, a strong sense of purpose and healthy dose of optimist in you. A maker who gets things done. If you dream of using technology to make a difference in the world, we want you with us. At Gibraltar, we're solving big problems and pushing the boundaries of what's possible, changing lives with smarter products and services in infrastructure, ag tech, renewable energy, and residential products that will shape a better future for people and the planet. So we're looking for more than great talent, we're looking for good people with a unique point of view - creators ready to tackle our most important challenges. If you thrive in a collaborative and inclusive culture, working side by side with talented teammates or hand in hand with customers and communities to solve real-world technology problems, we want to hear from you. What you'll do
  • Identify, takeoff, and estimate products of interest to company from contract documents, including all revisions/addenda
  • Forward requests for information RFIs as required to customers and/or owners for items that are not clear but could affect overall cost
  • Interact with supervisors and other departments on unusual products to ensure all cost factors have been accounted for and that customer schedules can be met
  • Obtain pricing for materials from necessary subcontractors
What we need
  • Bachelor's degree desired; Civil Engineering degree, Mechanical Engineering degree, or Construction Management degree preferred
  • Knowledge of AASHTO bridge design codes preferred
  • Strong verbal & written communication skills
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office products specifically Word and Excel required
  • Strong organizational and time management skills
  • Ability to multi-task and juggle many competing priorities simultaneously
  • Capable of working both independently and as part of a team
What we offer Health & Welfare
  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance plans for employees and dependents
  • Health care & dependent flexible spending plans
  • Free Life and AD&D coverage with supplemental coverage options
  • Employee assistance programs focused on mental health
Financial Wellbeing
  • Competitive compensation
  • Bonus opportunities
  • Generous 401(k) plan
Flexibility & Time Off
  • Paid time off, including vacation, bereavement, jury duty, sick leave, disability, holidays
Community & Personal Development
  • Donation matching and time off to volunteer
  • Educational reimbursement
About Us Gibraltar is a leading manufacturer and supplier of products and services for North American ag tech, renewable energy, residential, and infrastructure markets. By building solutions that make life better for people and the planet, Gibraltar advances the art and science of engineering, science, and technology to shape the future of comfortable living, sustainable power, and productive growing. Guided by an inclusive, values-driven culture that celebrates and rewards different perspectives, we work together to create lasting positive impact on everyone our business touches. To learn more about what makes us #GibraltarProud, visit our website: Gibraltar is an Equal Opportunity Employer; and considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status. In addition, Gibraltar will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.
How to Apply
Contact Name: Jessica Cook