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Estimator (Low Voltage) – Remote

Position: Estimator (Low Voltage)
Location: Remote
Department: Structured Cabling
Open Date: September 29, 2021
Job Description:

Kane is committed to a culture of treating people with respect and dignity as well as a constant pursuit of excellence.  Kane believes in creating a work experience that is both challenging and rewarding; a job you are excited about.  Kane also believes in a work/life balance and provides all office employees the ability to work from home to cut back on unnecessary commuting in an effort to maximize the efficiency of an employee’s time and lessen the environmental impact of unnecessary driving.

In 2019, Kane was recognized by NJBIZ as the 14th fastest growing company in New Jersey.  We are expanding our customer reach, increasing our department headcount, developing our employees, and opening new offices.

We are now seeking to add several Low Voltage Estimators for our structured cabling department. We are open to candidates who desire a fully remote position or would like to work in one of our offices. These are full-time salaried positions that include PTO, health benefits, and a 401k with company match.

Company Description:
In 2019 Kane was recognized by NJBIZ as the 14th fastest growing company in New Jersey. Kane is committed to a culture of treating people with respect & dignity as well as a constant pursuit of excellence. Kane believes in creating a work experience that is both challenging & rewarding; a job you are excited about. Kane also believes in a work / life balance and provides all office employees the ability to work from home to cut back on unnecessary commuting in an effort to maximize the efficiency of an employee’s time and lessen the environmental impact of unnecessary driving.
Job Duties:
  • Review the specifications & drawings thoroughly and submit required RFI’s.
  • Perform a complete take-off electronically based on the provided RFP documentation.
  • Acquire project pricing on materials through the proper distribution channels.
  • Develop an estimate based on a well-defined scope of work & bill of materials.
  • Generate a professional and accurate proposal to send out to the client.
  • Perform weekly follow ups with clients pertaining to pending proposals.
  • Attend a kick-off meeting (virtually) with the operations team after the award of a project.
  • Find out what the client’s needs are.
  • Research materials, equipment, and labor costs.
  • Gather quotes from sub-contractors and suppliers.
  • Assess the levels of risk on project.
  • Analyze company data, exchange rates and prices using software packages.
Education/Skill Requirements:
  • Must possess a High School diploma or GED equivalency.
  • Must have at least (3) years’ experience in the low voltage industry.
  • Individuals preparing for Building Industry Consulting Service International (BICSI) certifications would be a plus.
  • Formal training with estimating software preferred.
  • Experience with Bluebeam take-off-software or similar software would be a plus, but we are willing to train.
  • Field experience in security, audio/visual telecom or fire alarm is a plus,
  • Familiar with subcontractor requirements.
  • Strong math aptitude.
  • Must be able to work on multiple projects/estimates simultaneously.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office, specifically Excel, Word, MS Project, and Teams.
Kane Communications, LLC is an EEO Employer – Veterans/Disabled and Other Protected Categories

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