As a PMP Estimator you will be responsible for thoroughly understanding project specific requirements in order to perform quantitative take-offs, evaluate vendor proposals and the submission of accurate and timely bids to general contractors. Your performance will be measured based on the successful awarding of projects to PMP.  On the job training is available via PMP's Architectural Hardware Consultants.


  • Read blueprints, specifications and documents for the project to become familiar with the requirements.

  • Craft detailed, timely proposals outlining the costs of a specific project, obtaining quotes from various manufacturers/vendors with emphasis on maintaining optimal margins.

  • Evaluate the documents for code errors and/or discrepancies.

  • Review quantities, summaries, and price materials from take-offs using price books, vendor quotations, and buying programs.

  • Communicate with customers, co-workers, manufacturers, vendor representatives, or product distributors to obtain pricing and information about a product.

  • Develop a strategy that minimizes risk and provides the greatest opportunity for the salesperson to sell the project.

  • Follow up on bid activity to determine outcome

  • Maintain accurate records to enable the development of bid metrics

  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing results as needed.


  • 1-2+ years previous experience in the construction industry

  • Detail oriented; ability work under deadlines/time constraints

  • Extensive knowledge within the trade of doors, frames, and hardware is highly preferred

  • Self-motivated, ability to multi-task with advanced problem solving techniques

  • Proficient communication skills with timely follow-up

  • Uphold high value for customer service relationships

  • Value the company’s business partners

  • Exemplify Integrity, Passion, and Professionalism

  • DHI Certifications (AHC, CDC, EHC, AOC) desired

  • Experience using Microsoft Office; Software for Hardware and/or Sage 50 experience a plus

Salary based upon experience. Excellent benefits package.  EOE.