Estimator - Rebar

Location: Vancouver, WA

Type: Full Time

Min. Experience: Experienced

Purpose of the Position:  Providing technical estimates based on bid documents and drawings.  Provide initial customer contact in person or by phone for the purpose of quoting, negotiating, and writing orders.

Major Duties:

  • Provide technical estimates of reinforcing steel for construction projects and prepare bids for customers.  Follow up on bid lists and bid confirmations.
  • Call on customers to follow up key bids and to solidify relations.
  • Analyze the construction markets through trade publications and recommend projects to estimate based on customer needs and availability of resources.  Coordinate bidding with other branches.
  • Work with Branch Manager on pricing strategies.
  • Preparation of job for chief detailer and/or detailer(s).


  • GED or high school diploma required. 
  • Previous rebar shop, field, estimating, detailing, or office experience required. 
  • Previous sales preferred. 
  • Computer skills and ability to learn programs related to reinforcing steel required. 
  • Should be experienced in the construction market and blueprint reading with strong mathematic skills.

Farwest is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Farwest is a drug free workplace.

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