Commercial Plumbing Estimator

Location Orange
Contact name: Eric Dickerson

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Job ref: 7305
Published: 2 months ago

Job Title: Commercial Plumbing Estimator

Location: Orange County, CA

Position Type: Full-time

About the Role:

We seek an experienced Commercial Plumbing Estimator to join our dynamic team in Orange County, CA. This role requires a professional with a proven track record in commercial plumbing estimating and a deep understanding of industry standards and regulations.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Accurately estimate plumbing costs for large commercial projects, including materials, labor, equipment, and other related expenses.
  • Utilize Trimble Autobid software proficiently for efficient and precise estimating.
  • Review and interpret blueprints, specifications, and other documentation to prepare comprehensive bid proposals.
  • Collaborate with contractors, engineers, and clients to discuss and formulate estimates and resolve potential issues in the initial stages.
  • Stay abreast of market conditions, construction trends, and supply chain fluctuations.
  • Ensure all project estimations comply with Title 24, OSHPD, and HCAI requirements.
  • Participate in bid analysis and contract negotiations.
  • Provide recommendations for cost-saving strategies and value engineering.
  • Maintain a detailed database of past projects and current bids.


  • A minimum of 5 years of experience in commercial plumbing estimating.
  • Strong familiarity with Trimble Autobid software.
  • Extensive experience in estimating for large commercial projects.
  • In-depth knowledge of Title 24, OSHPD, and HCAI regulations.
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills.
  • Ability to read and interpret architectural and mechanical plans.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Detail-oriented with a commitment to accuracy and precision.
  • Must be a local candidate with a stable work history.