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Takeoff Estimator 

Category Estimating  

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At LaForce, we believe our employees are our most important asset in providing expert technical knowledge, service and door opening solutions which protect life-safety and building security. If you’re looking for a stable and growing company to call home, this is it! Since 2000, we have added seven branch offices and over 200 new positions.



LaForce is looking for a Takeoff Estimator to be responsible for analyzing blueprints, specifications, proposals, and other documentation to prepare separate material accumulations for the projects LaForce is bidding.

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Major Responsibilities

  • Review blueprints and specifications in detail to get a general overview of the job.  Look for discrepancies and communicate appropriately with departments.
  • Separate materials into price-able format by department. Questions on how to bid a specific aspect of the job should be communicated with the appropriate department in the Company.
  • Communicate with pricing departments within the Company concerning the materials needed for the project.
  • Resolve discrepancies and inaccuracies with sales, architects and contractors.  Use own judgment to decide the best way to handle the discrepancy. 
  • Review amendments and addenda to update take-off with new information.  This could include revisions, rebids or having all new plans submitted for the project.  Additionally, there could be a request for parts of the projects to be broken out differently or to include different types of product. 
  • Responsible for prioritizing and managing the timing of submission of bids.



  • Bachelor's degree (B. A.) from four-year college or university; or one to two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel.
  • Must be willing to learn additional LaForce computer software.
  • Drug Screen and background check.



LaForce offers great benefits and a fun, professional working environment!

  • 401K plan with a match
  • Medical coverage
  • Dental coverage
  • Vision coverage
  • Paid time-off
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Company wellness program
Position Requirements  
Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time  
Position Take Off Estimator  
Location Green Bay  
About the Organization Strength in its people. Strength in its industry.

If you're looking for a stable and growing company to call home, this is it! LaForce offers great benefits and a fun, professional working environment. As LaForce grows, we have many opportunities for you to grow with us!

Established in 1954, LaForce has grown to be one of the largest distributors of commercial door opening products, solutions, and services in the United States consisting of doors, frames, hardware, security integration, building specialties, and much more. We have expanded to a total of 15 locations in 8 different states and have roughly 600 employees. As a family owned business, LaForce values their employees and their talents. Come work for LaForce and find a place to develop your career.

EOE Statement We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.  

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