A successful custom cabinet manufacturer in Pemberton is looking for someone to assist them with putting together cost estimates as well as the coordination of supplies, sub-trades and client communications. It’s the perfect gig for someone with cabinet making knowledge who enjoys working with people and has strong communication and coordination skills – possibly a former trades person. Offers an excellent benefits and salary reflective of experience.
About the Role:
- Full time, year round position with a great company.
- 40 hours a week Monday to Friday with every other Friday off (three day weekends!)
- Employer who values work life balance and has a passion to facilitate it.
- Locally owned manufacturer and installer of high end custom cabinets and mill-work for residential and commercial projects.
- A very stable, positive team environment – most of the crew have been there for more than 10 years.
- Competitive salary range based on previous experience (negotiable).
- Extensive benefit package including dental, medical and vision insurance.
- Career growth opportunities.
- Office based in Pemberton. Will assist with securing housing for out of town candidates.
The Perfect Candidate:
- A strong communicator and organizer with a background in cabinet making or installations.
- Very efficient with email, Word, Excel and computers.
- Excellent written and oral communication skills.
- Ability to read construction documents, contracts, addenda, etc with attention to detail.
- Trades background is ideal with some experience building estimates and calculating costs of projects.
- Familiar with reading AutoCAD drawing or capable of learning (training will be provided).
- Strong mathematical skills and performs accurate calculations and analysis within deadlines.
- Experience with AutoCAD, Mircrovellum or Cabinet Vision software is an asset.
- Requires valid Class 5 BC Drivers license with a clean abstract.
- Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced team environment.
- Punctual and demonstrate reliability.
- Review plans and drawings, understands the construction and materials required and build quotes for clients.
- Assist the production manager to prepare estimates and proposals as well as project scheduling, product deliveries, and installations.
- Frequent communications – calls and emails – with clients, suppliers, designers, architects, sub-trades and team mates.
- Source materials and subcontracts. Acquire formal price quotes from vendors for non-standard item including installation pricing.
- Coordinate orders, shipping and receiving of materials.
- Review architectural drawings and contract documents in order to perform take offs and estimates for customer projects.
- Analyze job specifications and supporting documents to ensure that all items are properly identified and included.
- Conduct site visits to verify specifics and measurements.
- Submit estimate proposals with specific attention to detail and deadlines.
- Monitor and respond to phone or email messages promptly.
- Coordinate quote follow-up’s.
- Support the office throughout daily procedures.
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