Arcadia Custom is a leading national single source supplier specializing in producing fine quality windows and doors for the Luxury Home Market.
The ideal candidate will report directly to the General Manager and be based in our South Gate, CA manufacturing division. Experience as an estimator and estimating software administrator in a manufacturing company, preferably in the window and door fabrication business. Candidate is highly detail-oriented, and can work with a diverse team in a fast-paced environment.
Key Job Duties
Primary Administrator for cloud based configuration / estimating software including setting up new dealers and answering dealer and internal user questions
Train internal employees on configuration / estimating software; Assist Regional Sales Managers in Dealer training
Maintain the Thermal Aluminum configuration / estimating software catalog, including making changes as needed to it (e.g. material or freight price changes, product changes, etc.)
Receive and acknowledge quote requests in cases where the customer does not have access to our configuration / estimating software
Manage quote requests by assigning requests to estimating team and ensuring published turn-times are met
Create quotes using both configuration / estimating software and input from Technical Product Director for custom quotes
Responsible for the quotation coordination from different Arcadia divisions to a single quotation for the Customer (in cases where customer does not have access to our configuration / estimating software or for requests for custom items)
Review all Dealer submitted quotes from configuration / estimation software to confirm accuracy or to question for quote to be accepted and processed
Perform competitive pricing analysis and make recommendations to management for pricing changes
Three (3) years or more of estimating experience.
Experience working in a manufacturing business, preferably in the window and door fabrication or related business.
Ability to read CAD Shop Drawings.
Highly developed sense of integrity and commitment to customer satisfaction.
Ability to communicate clearly and professionally, both verbally and in writing.
Has a pleasant, patient and friendly attitude.
Strong decision making and analytical abilities.
Strong detail orientation and communication/listening skills.
Willingness to work a flexible schedule and occasional overtime when needed.
Possess a strong work ethic and team player mentality, as well as ability to work independently.
Proficient in Microsoft Excel, Word and Outlook.
Experience with a culturally diverse work population.
Experience managing multiple projects at the same time.
Experience working in a fast-paced environment.
College degree preferred.
About Arcadia Custom South Gate
Arcadia is a leading national single source supplier specializing in producing fine quality windows and doors for the Commercial and Luxury Home Markets.