Sheet Metal Estimator – Pittsburgh, PA

Greater Pittsburgh area

Posted on 03/25/2019

Position Details




Construction / Commercial Construction


Building Construction / Skilled Trades

Job Level:

Experienced Professional (Non-Manager)


Associate's Degree

Reference ID:


Sheet Metal Estimator – Pittsburgh, PA

Highland Consulting Group is a national executive search firm that specializes in recruiting and placing top talent for the construction industry.

We are recruiting an experienced Sheet Metal Estimator in the Pittsburgh area. This position needs to be filled immediately. The position is with an extremely well organized and stable company with a long track record of growth and complex projects. Our client is a regional contractor that is in expansion mode. Their services include design, fabrication, and installation of ducting.  Project mix includes commercial, government, education, healthcare, multi-family and industrial. Successful candidates must have a minimum of 3 years Sheet Metal / Duct Estimating. Additional experience in Mechanical Piping and / or plumbing is strongly preferred.

Job responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • Development of master budgets and cost models for HVAC sheet metal
  • Provide conceptual estimates of projects
  • Provide hard bid estimates of projects
  • Develop and maintain cost databases
  • Review and comment on estimates provided by others
  • Provide independent estimates of change orders
  • Develop pre-construction cost estimates


  • Solid communication skills - both verbal and written
  • Ability to establish timelines and budgets
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Solid proven and verifiable record of career stability and estimating success is a must
  • Must have the ability to create conceptual bids for Design / Build projects
  • Experience: 3 years experience as a Sheet Metal Estimator
  • Must have solid computer skills
  • Someone with Quick Pen estimating experience is highly preferred
  • The ability to work as a Project Manager is a plus
  • A college degree is preferred but not required


This company cares about and is committed to the well being of its employees and their families. This commitment is reflected in a comprehensive benefit package provided to all employees. 


If you are interested in this opportunity, and you have the experience and meet the job qualifications, please apply using the “Apply” link below.  If you have questions about this opportunity, feel free to call me @ 724-837-6336.

David O’Connor
Managing Director
Highland Consulting Group 
2000 Tower Way 
Suite 2041 
Greensburg, PA 15601 


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