Security Estimator – Entry Level

GC&E Systems Group
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  • Post Date: Nov 30, 2018
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  • Start Date: 11/30/2018
  • Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description

Security Estimator – Entry Level

Position Name: Security Estimator – Entry Level

Company: GC&E Systems Group, Inc.

Employee Type: Full Time

Experience: Entry Level

Education: 2 or 4 year Engineering or Business Degree or equivalent Technical Degree

Relocation Cost Paid: None

GC&E has an entry level position in our Estimating Department. The position entails estimating and designing inside and outside plant copper and fiber telecommunications cabling systems; and physical security systems to include: Intrusion Detection, IP CCTV Surveillance and Access Control. This is an on-the-job training position for the right individual with strong mechanical ability, knowledge of IT systems and is proficient with MS Excel, Project and Word.

Essential Job Functions:

 Attend site visits

 Attend pre-bid meetings

 Do blueprint take-offs

 Develop an estimating spreadsheet for material and labor pricing in MS Excel

 Develop submittal packages (cut-sheets, rack elevations, pathways, project schedule, etc.)

 Generate quote or proposal for customer in MS Word

 Communicate effectively with the sales team

 Generate project change orders

 Provide sales and field technical support

 Work with subcontractors in obtaining costs for services outside of GC&E’s core competencies

 Provide end of project closeout documentation (as-builts, test results, camera IP addresses, etc.)


Candidate Requirements:

 Proficient in MS Word, MS, Excel, MS Project, MS Visio, MS Outlook, AutoCAD experience is a plus

 Must be able to read and comprehend blueprints, floor plans, design drawings and specifications

 Have the ability to work long hours, when required

 Highly motivated with strong organizational skills

 Knowledge of telecommunications and security materials and installation methods is a plus

 Skilled in written and oral communications

 Able to work in a high-volume, fast paced environment

 Must be able to meet deadlines

GC&E Systems Group, Inc. offers a competitive benefits package to include: paid holidays, paid time off, medical, dental, vision, flexible spending account, LTD & STD, company paid life insurance, 401(k) and tuition reimbursement.

It is the policy of GC&E Systems Group, Inc. to provide equal opportunity in recruiting, hiring, training, and promoting individuals in all job categories without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other protected class or category as may be defined by the federal, state, or local laws or regulations.

We affirm that all compensation, benefits, company-sponsored training, educational assistance, social, and recreational programs are administered without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity. It is our firm intent to support equal employment opportunity and affirmative action in keeping with applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations.

We are proud to be an EEO employer. We maintain a drug-free workplace and pre-employment drug testing and background checks are required.

The information above has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees with the classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this position. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

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