Project Estimator – Commercial Doors & Hardware

The Steel Network, Inc.

Durham, NC

Basnight & Sons (a subsidiary of TSN) marked an impressive milestone of 100 years in the construction industry. We are actively searching for a skilled Project Estimator to play a vital role in our continued success. This role is not just about estimating projects, but about upholding the standards of excellence and commitment that have been the hallmark of Basnight & Sons for a century. Learn more about our products at  


Position Overview: This position focuses on estimating projects within Division 8 and Division 10, areas critical to our operations and growth. Once assigned a project the estimator will be entrusted to independently complete a full spectrum of advanced project estimating responsibilities.  


Primary Responsibilities: 

  • Overseeing accurate take-off and high-quality estimates for proposals. 

  • Assess customer quotes by analyzing required documents, blueprints, architectural door schedules, floor plans, and project plans. 

  • Comprehend architectural door schedules, floor plans, and specifications to independently detail hardware for customer-requested projects. 

  • Coordinating project execution with team members and manufacturers. 

  • Efficiently create, manage, and organize job documents. 

  • Recommend products to customers based on their needs. 

  • Revise quote submittal as necessary and send confirmation to the customer. 

  • Partner with Sales to understand customers’ needs and identify current/ future opportunities to grow sales. 

  • Proactively develop/maintain relationships with customers. 

  • Ensure customer satisfaction through timely response of inquiries via phone and email. 

Skills and Qualifications: 

  • 2+ Years experience in Door & Hardware Estimating.  

  • Proficiency in software tools like ComSense is preferred.  

  • Proven experience in project estimating in construction, building materials, or related industry.  

  • Strong competency with Microsoft Office products including Excel, Teams, Outlook, and OneDrive.  

  • Experience collaborating with people in a team-oriented environment.  

  • Strong knowledge of door and hardware products, materials, and industry standards.  

  • We are seeking candidates who are locally based in the Raleigh-Durham, NC area. Remote candidates will be based on experience and background. 


What We Offer:  

  • Competitive salary and benefits.  

  • Opportunities for professional growth and development.  

  • A dynamic and supportive work environment.  



Application Requirements: Please submit your resume that includes your job experience, brief self-introduction, and your salary expectations. Become a part of our innovative team. Apply today! 
Basnight & Sons does not discriminate based on race, creed, color, ethnicity, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender expression, age, height, weight, physical or mental ability, veteran status, military obligations, marital status, or vaccination status.