Job Title: Estimator

Department: Sales, Trident Building Systems

Location:  Sarasota, FL

Compensation: Depending on Experience and Qualifications


  • Timely response to customer requests for information, quotations or help
  • Coordinate estimating needs with Managers, Project Coordinators, and Scheduler.
  • Perform estimates applying established techniques.
  • Read and interpret project specifications and plans, and applicable building code requirements.
  • Utilize a positive and aggressive approach to re-quotes, changes, and contract revisions.
  • Be part of an effort to sustain a positive work environment.
  • Willingness to enhance estimating techniques, processes and tools.


  • Experience with steel erection construction methods and labor requirements.
  • Knowledge of and experience with estimating of metal buildings is a plus.
  • Excellent skills in plan and specification reading.
  • Desired Software and Programs: MBS, Blue Beam, Word, Excel, Fusion and Fabtrol

This position is both sales and technical in nature.  Effort to stay in sync with the production and engineering teams is necessary.  This knowledge must be implemented into our daily efforts and communicated in a way that Sales Partners in Progress and Customers understand.  Educating sales teammates and customers is a part of this position.  A high level of trust and respect between Customers, Sales, Estimating, Engineering, and Manufacturing is imperative.


Behlen Mfg. Co. offers competitive wages and an outstanding benefit packages which includes medical, dental, and vision insurance, 401(k), life insurance, wellness programs, paid vacation and holidays and variable pay opportunities.

If you are interested in becoming part of our team, please go to www.behlenmfg.com/careers-application.


Translate »