Commercial Plumbing Estimator

Commercial Plumbing Estimator

Black-Peak Inc.

Commercial Plumbing Estimator


Location:  Tulsa, OK area

Compensation:  $30 – $36/hr + excellent employee benefits

Create accurate pricing for commercial and industrial plumbing work and manage the project to a successful completion. Be well versed in plumbing systems, installation and Codes is essential.  Estimating requires attention to detail, making accurate detailed material take-offs and applying proper labor quantities with the project bid documents, site conditions, phasing, scheduling, etc. to assemble accurate pricing. Project Management entails properly managing the project through collaborative interaction with all parties involved in the project.


  • Utilize company estimating procedures and information
  • Review bid documents and construction sites
  • Make detailed material take-offs
  • Accurately apply labor to the bid pricing
  • Review and manage vendor and subcontractor bids including scope
  • Coordinate with other in-house people involved in the bid process
  • Make bid quotation to conform with bid requirements
  • Document bids, correspondence and project management including issues and resolutions
  • Resolve pricing and installation issues with upstream and downstream entities
  • Define, price and track project revisions
  • Distribute construction documents to installers
  • Provide project input and goals to our installers
  • Be observant and proactive to maintain uninterrupted schedules
  • Cultivate relationships with Owners, Contractors, vendors and Subcontractors
  • Confirm project installation is timely and
  • Order materials and equipment and provide input for Subcontracts
  • Review project cost on a regular basis and determine reason(s) for deviation from estimate
  • Keep material pricing up to date and use reasonable price escalation in bids as appropriate
  • Flexible to meet work requirements and deadlines
  • Manage and encourage installer skill improvement and productivity and methods
  • Promote worker safety


  • Four years’ experience working as a Commercial Plumbing Estimator
  • Have a thorough understanding of the commercial plumbing systems, installation and Codes
  • Experience with Timberline estimating software is a plus
  • Oklahoma Plumbing Contractor or Journeyman license is a plus
  • Commercial HVAC and piping experience is a plus
  • Self-motivated and diligent
  • Dependable
  • Organized + detailed oriented – able to multitask
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Meet deadlines
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office, especially Excel and Word
  • Valid driver’s license



  • Company paid Medical and Dental Insurance
  • Simple IRA with Company contribution
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacation

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