Building Design Estimator

D & E · South Haven, Minnesota
Department D & E
Employment Type Full Time - Hourly
Minimum Experience Experienced

Building Design Estimator

D & E · South Haven, Minnesota


Join our growing team here at Legacy Building Solutions, a successful, well-established, and growing company near St. Cloud, Minnesota, that has experience manufacturing, designing, selling, and installing fabric buildings on rigid steel frames across the globe.  


Legacy Building Solutions is seeking a full-time Building Design Estimator to work alongside other construction professionals in a fast-paced and exciting work environment. The estimator processes and confirms quote requests promptly. We are looking for a candidate with experience working with metal building software.

If you are passionate about providing a solution to customers and looking for a new career opportunity, consider a position with Legacy Building Solutions as our next Building Design Estimator.  



  • Possess working knowledge of Metal Building Software (MBS) or similar design metal building program
  • Ability to communicate MBS knowledge with co-workers
  • Able to identify project risks and/or special requirements
  • Provide detailed estimates to our customers promptly
  • Maintain detailed and organized records of bid documents, correspondence, and other project-specific information
  • Designs steel framed fabric structures in accordance with verbal explanations, sketches, customer drawings, specifications, written descriptions/explanations, and standard engineering practices
  • Analyze structures to prepare project cost estimates
  • Reviews drawings for completeness and accuracy
  • AutoCAD experience is preferred but not required.



  • High School Diploma or GED
  • 3 + years of experience with Metal Building Software-MBS preferred
  • Minimum 2-year post-secondary education in drafting, construction management, or related fields; experience may be substituted for schooling
  • Knowledge of fabrication and installation of structures to have a good understanding of customer needs and structure capabilities
  • Ability to read, interpret and understand architectural drawings and specifications and provide estimates
  • Strong mathematical skills
  • Be proficient in business software applications (Word, Excel, Outlook, etc.)
  • Exceptional attention to detail with the understanding of metal building design and component requirements
  • Work in a team environment with the sales team, engineers, designers, and drafters on projects
  • Ability to evaluate alternatives and resolve technical issues
  • Participate in project meetings and conference calls as required
  • Strong communication skills; both verbal and written



  • Health, vision, dental, and life insurance plan options
  • Company paid life insurance plan at $10,000
  • Paid vacation and holidays
  • 401 (k) contributions

Our company values continued professional growth, rewards individual performance, and provides an excellent work culture and environment.

Applicants: All levels of experience are encouraged to apply.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin.

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    • Location
      South Haven, Minnesota
    • Department
      D & E
    • Employment Type
      Full Time - Hourly
    • Minimum Experience