Sample Mechanical Estimator Resume

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Frederick Marx
4778 Lake Forest Drive
Olathe, KS 66061

Job Objective To obtain a Mechanical Estimator position with reputable company in which to use my past experience to become a valued member of the team.

Highlights of Qualifications:

  • Vast mechanical estimating experience
  • Expertise in handling the entire mechanical portion of projects and cost analysis
  • Deep knowledge of construction materials, equipment and techniques
  • Proficiency in usingMicrosoft Suite, Timberline & Primavera products and estimating software applications
  • Ability to partner and framework arrangements
  • Ability to develop bid strategies and closing of mechanical estimates
  • Ability to prepare take-offs, schedules, budgets and price estimates
  • Ability to understand and contribute to risk and contingency assessments

Professional Experience:

Mechanical Estimator, August 2005 – Present
Johnson Controls Inc,, Olathe, KS

  • Prepared estimates for Mechanical Engineering works from specifications.
  • Assisted in the preparation of a procurement plan with the buying department to agree suppliers &sub contractors, terms & conditions and discount levels.
  • Developed data base for mechanical equipment.
  • Streamlined risk schedules to indentify and quantify risks and mitigation measures.
  • Ensured Company procedures and processes are implemented.
  • Established and maintained good client relationships at all times.
  • Ensured that the latest health & safety regulations and legislation are provided for within the estimate.

Mechanical Estimator, May 2000 – July 2005
The Boldt Company, Olathe, KS

  • Interpreted contract bid documents; defined and determined work areas that needed quotations.
  • Prepared tender prices and quantities from drawings and designs.
  • Calculated cost estimates for projects, compiled and analyzed data that influenced cost estimates.
  • Developed unit costs for labor items.
  • Analyzed and evaluated received quotations to select most competitive supplier.
  • Ensured quality while submitting more comprehensive alternative solutions for clients.


Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical, Nicholls State University, Thibodaux, LA

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