Senior HVAC/Sheet Metal Estimator

Location San Francisco
Contact name: Eric Dickerson

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Job ref: 7762
Published: about 2 months ago

Title: Senior HVAC/Sheet Metal Estimator

Location: San Francisco, California


We are looking for a Senior HVAC/Sheet Metal Estimator with a strong background in mechanical work procurement and experience in sheet metal projects. The ideal candidate will possess a deep understanding of the commercial construction industry and be proficient in utilizing bid templates, mainly for projects with existing clients. This full-time role offers a competitive salary and benefits, with bonus potential. 


  • Conduct detailed cost estimates for HVAC and sheet metal projects, ensuring accuracy and efficiency.

  • Collaborate closely with project management teams, focusing on commercial-scale projects including high rises, data centers, and hospitals.

  • Utilize Quotesoft for precise project estimations and manage preconstruction processes including budgeting, conceptual estimating, and value engineering.

  • Engage in business development activities and maintain client relationships to facilitate the acquisition of new work.

  • Contribute to the company’s strategy for overcoming challenges such as acquiring quality field personnel and managing significant project backlogs.


  • A minimum of 10 years of experience in the HVAC or related field.

  • Bachelor's degree in Construction Management or Mechanical Engineering.

  • Proficiency in estimating software, particularly Bluebeam or Quotesoft.

  • Strong background in commercial sector project management.

  • Local to San Francisco with a stable work history and non-union office personnel preferred.

Preferred Skills:

  • Demonstrated ability to lead and mentor teams, leveraging past project experiences.

  • Excellent communication skills, with a polished demeanor and a positive attitude.

  • Experience in a senior role, capable of reporting to high-level executives.

  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously and effectively.

  • Innovative problem-solving skills and adaptability to new challenges.

This role is essential for our ongoing success in delivering high-quality mechanical construction services. We value candidates who demonstrate passion for the HVAC industry and commitment to professional growth and development.