MCC employs hundreds of men and women in jobs ranging from specialty trades to clerical work. Multi-Craft offers a comprehensive package of benefits including: paid holidays, paid vacation, medical, dental, vision, 401(k) retirement, wellness program and life insurance.
Please stop by and fill out an application at one of our offices listed below:
2300 North Lowell Road
Springdale AR 72764
2810 North LeCompte Road
Springfield, MO 65810
Estimator – Mechanical
Estimate time, material, and manpower requirements for all designated Multi-Craft Contractors Inc. projects. Provide managers with preliminary project bids for review and approval.
Location: Springfield, Missouri
Reports to: Division Manager
Primary Job Functions:
- Review plans, both digital and hardcopy, and project specifications to determine required applications, tool requirements and material needs in a detailed method.
- Analyze time, material and manpower requirements for each project. Develop final written estimate of cost of performing project according to specifications.
- Interface with customers, vendors and subcontractors, and fabrication shop regarding projects. Gather information to determine subcontractor or vendor suitability.
- Research specific applications in trade manuals and technical manuals for possible adaptation and/or modified applications as required.
- Report to the Division Manager as appropriate on a daily basis regarding completion status of projects.
- Exercise significant independent discretion in developing project estimates and applying “mark up” and “mark down” factors. Utilize best estimate method and historical data to apply factors.
- Participate in customer scope review and internal project turnover and post project review meetings. Interact with operations group, purchasing agent and management.
- Visits customer field locations as required to ascertain equipment needs and unit applications. Attend pre-bid meetings as required.
- Collaborate with Mechanical Operations to obtain estimates for/purchase of materials and assignment of labor for projects
- Understand subcontractor scopes and select pool of potential subcontractors. Determine most appropriate subcontractors for particular project and negotiate MCC’s relationship with same.
- Is aware of special safety and code requirements on all jobs being bid, including rigging, material handling and scaffolding. Incorporate safety considerations and MCC’s Safety Program in performing duties.
- Perform other duties as assigned by manager/supervisor.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
- Minimum of 5 years’ experience in technical aspects of mechanical estimating with familiarity in gas, chemical, power, steel and/or process pipe.
- Familiarity with codes, B 31.1 and 31.3
- Thorough knowledge of mechanical construction and/or process piping industry.
- General knowledge of contract law and Payment Terms & Conditions
- Aptitude for evaluation, analysis, problem solving, planning and organization.
- Effective quantitative reasoning and mechanical aptitude.
- Demonstrate effective interpersonal skills with all levels within the company.
- Experience with Microsoft Office Project.
- Intermediate computer skills in Microsoft Outlook, Word and Excel.
- Ability to attain and promote good customer relationships (both internal and external).
Working Environment & Required Personal Protective Equipment:
Office & job site environments. For the most part, ambient room temperatures, lighting and traditional office equipment as found in typical office environment. While at job sites, employees must use personal protective equipment as deemed necessary by the industry/construction safety standards and/or by MCC’s safety policy and procedures.
Responsible for setting up and operating machine tools to fabricate precision metal parts. Produces one off, small batches, or large quantities of metal parts, and ensures products meet precise specifications. Maintains and repairs machinery, machine parts, tools and equipment.
Primary job functions:
- Perform all tasks in a safe and responsible manner
- Study sample parts, blueprints, drawings, or engineering information to determine methods or sequences of operations needed to fabricate products
- Calculate dimensions or tolerances, using instruments such as micrometers or calipers
- Set up, adjust, or operate basic or specialized machine tools used to perform precision machining operations
- Properly and safely select, align, secure and remove holding fixtures, cutting tools, attachments, accessories and materials onto machines
- Machine parts to specifications, using machine tools, such as lathes, milling machines
- Monitor the feed and speed of machines during the machining process
- Measure, examine, or test completed units to check for defects and ensure conformance to specifications, using precision instruments, such as micrometers
- Maintain machine tools in proper operational condition
- Operate equipment to verify operational efficiency
- Check work pieces to ensure that they are properly lubricated or cooled
- Utilizes and abides by ISO requirements and safety procedures
- Complies with all quality policies, specifications, regulations and instruction
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
- Minimum of 6 years of experience
- Strong attention to detail
- Strong math skills to include decimals (to one thousandth) and fractions
- Ability to read and understand drawings and blueprints
- Ability to measure and work with tight tolerances
- Ability to determine when and what kind of maintenance is needed and perform routine maintenance on equipment
- Ensure machine is calibrated and cleaned
- Visualize objects in three dimensions from drawings
- Knowledge of production processes, raw materials, quality control, costs, and other techniques for maximizing the effective manufacture and distribution of goods
- Vision standards apply
- Coordinate the use of eyes, hands, and feet
- Maintain physical strength and stamina
- Lift and carry heavy objects 5-25 pounds frequently, 25-50 pounds often, 50-100 pounds occasionally
- Use arms, hands, and legs fully
- Push, stoop, kneel, crouch, crawl, and climb
Assemble, install, or repair pipes, fittings, or fixtures of heating, water, drainage systems, and other plumbing used for water distribution and waste water disposal in commercial and industrial structures.
Primary job functions:
- Assemble pipe sections, tubing, or fittings, using couplings, clamps, screws, bolts, cement, plastic solvent, caulking, or soldering, brazing, or welding equipment
- Install pipe assemblies, fittings, valves, appliances such as water heaters, or fixtures such as sinks or toilets, using hand or power tools
- Reading blueprints and drawings to understand or plan the layout of plumbing, waste, and water supply systems.
- Cutting, assembling and installing pipes and tubes with attention to existing infrastructure
- Fill pipes or plumbing fixtures with water or air and observe pressure gauges to detect and locate leaks
- Journeyman or Master plumbing licensure, preferred.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
- Must possess strong mathematical, mechanical, and technical skills
- Must monitor gauges, dials, or other indications to make sure a machine is working properly
- Knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair, and maintenance
- Thorough knowledge of plumbing codes and regulations. Ability to read blueprints.
- Work is performed indoors and outdoors; sometimes required to climb onto rooftops for installation/repair.
- Considerable physical effort of hands and arms required; the employee must occasionally lift and/or move objects with considerable weight.
- Work in overhead structures and around and beneath machinery. Some jobs expose workers to harmful materials or chemicals, fumes, odors, loud noise, or dangerous machinery.
- To avoid injury, workers in these jobs wear safety clothing, such as gloves, hardhats, protective chemical suits, and devices to protect their eyes, respiratory system, or hearing. While working in construction, laborers must be especially alert to safely follow procedures and must deal with a variety of hazards
Execute assigned electrical responsibilities encompassing general maintenance, preventive maintenance, construction, repair and installation of a wide variety of electrical systems and equipment. Installs, repairs, maintains and inspects electrical systems and equipment such as motors, fixtures, transformers, generators, wiring, switchboards, alarm systems, controllers, circuit breakers and medium voltage transmission equipment, works from blueprints and specifications, makes working drawings and single line power diagrams, locates and diagnoses electrical malfunctions using various test instruments.
- Follow safety and job specific safety procedures
- Actively pursue a four year apprenticeship through an accredited program. Maintain successful grade levels while gaining field experience.
- Perform all miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned
- Demonstrate willingness to comprehend and follow instructions given by qualified electrical mentors
- Follow-up on construction work to ensure scheduled state and local inspection timetables are met and standards are maintained
- Record field wiring changes and modifications on blueprints for recording on master circuit diagrams
Primary job functions:
- Plan layout and installation of electrical wiring, equipment, or fixtures, based on job specifications
- Test electrical systems or continuity of circuits in electrical wiring, equipment, or fixtures
- Connect wires to circuit breaks, transformers, or other components
- May operate hand and power tools of all types: air hammers, earth tampers, cement mixers, small mechanical hoists, surveying and measuring equipment, and variety of other equipment and instruments
- May clean and prepare sites, dig trenches, set braces to support the sides or excavations, erect scaffolding, clean up rubble and debris
- May assist other craft workers
- Cleans, maintains and services equipment and tools
- Performs additional duties or emergency duties after normal work hours when requested by supervision or designee
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
- Working to develop your understanding and working knowledge of the current National Electrical Code, National Fire Alarm Code, all State and local codes is required
- Ability to understand, interpret and utilize blueprints, wiring diagrams and schematics is required
- Locate and diagnoses electrical malfunctions using various test instruments
- Operate a variety of power tools, shop equipment, and electrical testing instruments are required
- Must have the ability and willingness to learn and perform duties normally associated with other areas, multiple aspects of carpentry work required in the maintenance and construction of commercial buildings, churches, factories, office buildings, building, etc.
- Erect or dismantle structures, repair or refinish walls or structures
- Install wood and/or metal parts
- Erect or dismantle roofing and/or siding
- Framing, drywall hanging and minor drywall finishing, etc.
- Painting, touch up or incidental painting after structure repairs
- Form, place and finish concrete
- Ceiling installation and repair
- Hang doors and install locks and hardware
- Cut, fit and weld structural and miscellaneous steel. Maintain shop equipment and tools
- May be exposed to hazardous chemicals and electrical currents
- May lift and carry heavy objects 5-25 pounds frequently, 25-50 pounds often, 50-100 pounds occasionally
- Stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl in awkward positions continuously