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Design Estimator

DreamMaker Bath & Kitchen
Beaverton, OR
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

At DreamMaker, our bottom line is people. Throughout our history, DreamMaker Bath & Kitchen has sought to treat people with respect and integrity as part of our company’s Code of Values™. We have been remodeling in the Portland Metro Area since 2002.

~ If you are someone looking for a job where you are compensated for your skills, performance and growth then we just might be the right fit for you! ~

This position is specifically for a 1099 contractor. Most work can be completed from home except for Design Center meetings with clients and other employees.

Job Position Responsibilities:

  • Schedule and meet with new clients and Salesperson for initial design meetings
  • Design project using company provided, computer aided design software
  • Take “Before” and “After” pictures of project areas
  • Get accurate measurements of project area for proper design & estimating purposes and save in client file
  • Obtain quotes and ETAs from trade partners and material suppliers for the final specifications
  • Prepare clear and detailed scope of work specifications for final specifications
  • Assist the homeowner in all product selections and save info in client file
  • Complete the final project specifications at company determined gross profit margin
  • Prepare and complete all contract documents
  • Schedule and meet with client to go over final specifications and final agreement documents, obtain signatures and any payments due at that time
  • Schedule on-site Pre-Construction Meeting and do the Design-to-Production hand-off
  • Complete jobsite checklist with Project Manager
  • Keep active, regular communication with clients throughout the Design Process
  • Track all client information and progress in the Client Next Step Check List
  • Keep up to date on Kitchen and Bathroom design trends and ideas
  • Represent DreamMaker with professionalism, accountability, and integrity
  • Follow the DreamMaker code of values
  • Miscellaneous other items that would fall under the Design Estimator position

Educational Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in design, sales or related field
  • Or equivalent work experience, 5-10 years in related field and position

Professional Experience:

  • Minimum of two years of selling in the Kitchen and Bath Industry
  • Experience working with residential trade contractors (plumbing , electrical, HVAC, carpentry, countertops, drywall, tile and flooring)
  • Understanding of construction basics
  • Basic computer skills in MS Office applications
  • Design software experience with 20/20 or equivalent

Business Skills:

  • Exceptional customer relations skills
  • Internal and external customer service focus
  • Ability to communicate and work in a productive team environment
  • Effective oral and written communication skills
  • Effective time management skills and ability to prioritize by highly profitable actions
  • Effective and creative use of problem solving skills
  • Must be self-motivated
  • Goal setting to measure performance

Report to: Design Manager


  • Health Insurance available after a 90 day probationary period
  • Vacation pay available after 1 year probationary period

DreamMaker Bath & Kitchen


Beaverton, OR


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