HD Supply Senior Estimator - Waterworks - Remote in Houston, Texas

Company Overview:

HD Supply ( www.hdsupply.com ) is one of the largest industrial distributors in North America. The company provides a broad range of products and value-add services to approximately 500,000 customers with leadership positions in maintenance, repair and operations, water infrastructure and residential and non-residential construction sectors. Through approximately 500 locations across 48 states and six Canadian provinces, the company's approximately 13,000 associates provide localized, customer-driven services including jobsite delivery, will call or direct-ship options, diversified logistics and innovative solutions that contribute to its customers' success. With an active commitment to the communities in which we operate, HD Supply associates are part of a thriving organization that supports the virtues of wellness, diversity and inclusion – all of which are top priorities for the company. Equally as important is empowering our associates to grow professionally while providing competitive benefits and compensation. If you’re ready to find a rewarding career and achieve your full potential with a growing industry leader, HD Supply is ready for you!

Job Description & Qualifications:

Job Summary

Responsible for completing detailed and itemized material quantity estimates from owner or contractor furnished plan sets.

Major Tasks, Responsibilities and Key Accountabilities

  • Determine accurate quantities related materials as measured from provided plan sets.

  • Research plans and specifications to determine any special material requirements. Procure, pick up and return plan sets as required.

  • Accurately identify materials required for the construction of facilities.

  • Communicate with design engineer or owner to clarify any unusual or special material issues.

  • Determine if HD Supply supplied material meet local/state/federal specifications

  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Nature and Scope

  • Demonstrates skill in data analysis techniques by resolving missing/incomplete information, inconsistencies/anomalies in more complex research/data.

  • Nature of work requires increasing independence; receives guidance only on unusual complex problems or issues. Work review typically involves periodic review of output by supervisor and/or direct "customers" of the process.

  • May provide general guidance/direction to or train junior level support personnel or professional personnel.

Work Environment

  • Most of the time is spent sitting in a comfortable position and there is frequent opportunity to move about. On rare occasions there may be a need to move or lift light articles.

  • Located in a comfortable indoor area. Any unpleasant conditions would be infrequent and not objectionable.

  • Typically requires overnight travel less than 10% of the time.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Must be eighteen years of age

  • Must pass the Drug Test

  • Must pass the Background Check

  • Must pass pre-employment tests if applicable

Education and Experience

  • Typically requires BS/BA in related discipline. Generally 2-5 years of experience in related field; certification is required in some areas OR MS/MA and generally 2-4 years of experience in related field. Certification is required in some areas.

Preferred Qualifications & Job Specific Details:

Preferred Qualifications

  • Mminimum of 2 years of experience in the waterworks industry, as well as three years of HDPE piping industry experience, including working with landfills, quarries, mines, industrial, and power facilities.

PRID:

PRID111

Job ID 2016-20364

Business Unit Waterworks

Posted Date 11/30/2016

Functional Area Operations

Job Locations US - MO - St Louis

US - IL - Chicago

US - IN - Indianapolis

US - TX - Houston

US - WI - Milwaukee

US - KY - Louisville

US - CA - Los Angeles

US - WA - Seattle

US - NC - Charlotte

Remote Position? Yes

Position Type Full-Time