Welcome to Spitzer Industries!

Founded in 1996 as a high-quality custom fabricator of specialized equipment and systems, pressure vessels and other custom weldments, Spitzer Industries specializes in products for

  • Oil and gas production, processing and transmission
  • Refining and petrochemical
  • Offshore oil and gas processing and production
  • Subsea oil and gas tiebacks
  • ASME code pressure vessels
  • AISC structural steel

Spitzer also provides project management, engineering, design and procurement services. We retain an experienced workforce, key transportation options and a strong emphasis on quality, which enables Spitzer to meet the most exacting specifications and deliver products on schedule. With turnkey capabilities, Spitzer can effectively service clients through its fabrication and waterfront facilities that offer approximately 535,000 sq ft under roof and a highly trained staff of 900 employees.

SUMMARY OF ESTIMATOR I – STRUCTURAL DUTIES

The Estimator I – Structural will be responsible for bidding projects pertaining to the design/build, engineering, fabrication and assembly of structural components, process and modular systems. The candidate will be responsible for identifying risk and opportunities, and maintaining a strategic position during the estimating phase of the project.

The candidate will gather data to estimate costs, such as materials, labor, third-party services and special resource requirements.

RESPONSIBILITIES

Candidate will be responsible for the following:

  • Use a broad range of skills to estimate ASTM Standard for Steel Building Structures and AWSD1.1 structural steel
  • Review and interpret client/project specifications
  • Review and interpret structural engineering, design and standard detail drawings
  • Coordinate with vendors, customers and company personnel to gather all applicable costs for project completion
  • Attend pre-award meetings with clients and internal project handoff meetings
  • Confer with project stakeholders, operations and management, vendors and various subject matter experts to elaborate a proposed project scope definition

QUALIFICATIONS

The successful candidate will meet the following qualifications:

  • 2+ years of structural estimating, structural detailing or shop fabrication experience
  • Must have excellent troubleshooting, math and analytical skills
  • Must have working knowledge of current structural estimating software packages (FabSuite, EJE preferred)
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills involving a very broad array of estimating disciplines and organizational levels
  • Knowledge of design, fabrication processes and codes is required
  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to work alone or as part of a team
  • Self-starter with the ability to manage multiple tasks with limited supervision
  • Working knowledge and experience in Microsoft software (Outlook, Word, Excel, etc.)
  • Ability to work as a team player who is self-motivated and capable of working efficiently on multiple tasks with numerous departments

The following qualifications are preferred, but not required:

  • BS in Construction Management, Project Management, Engineering or equivalent
  • 5+ years of Mechanical, Package or Module estimating experience
  • Working knowledge of ASME pressure vessels and piping
  • Working knowledge of instrumentation, modular packages and mechanical design calculations