Pennsylvania based heavy civil site contractor is seeking a full-time, Construction Estimator with 5 years of experience in a lead estimating capacity. The available position is located in our Harrisburg, PA office, however Maryland residents are encouraged to apply. Projects bidding with be located throughout PA, MD and northern VA. Knowledge of those areas is helpful.
This position’s job duties and responsibilities include, but not limited to, visiting project sites and performing an assessment of existing conditions, assessing the proposed work for the appropriate labor and equipment necessary for each work activity, and solicit and build relationships with general contractors, suppliers and subcontractors. Candidate should be self-motivated, able to prepare a comprehensive bid from start to finish, able to manage their time to meet deadlines, and able to manage a small team of estimating assistants for large/complex bids. Applicant needs to be familiar with reading and understanding civil drawings & specifications including grading, utilities, erosion & sediment controls, and other work performed by site contractors. They must also be able to create accurate take-offs, analyze vendor/subcontractor’s quotes and think outside the box to identify any competitive advantages.
The qualifications for an interested applicants should include familiarity with Agtek, Bluebeam, AutoCAD Civil 3D, Microsoft Office, HCSS HeavyBid & HeavyJob, however training will be provided, if necessary. Knowledge of surveying and GPS equipment is also a plus. A two or four year degree in Civil Engineering, Construction Management or applicable field of study is preferred, with prior industry experience also considered. Veterans are encouraged to apply. The successful candidate will be required to pass a background check and drug testing will be required, if an offer of employment is extended. Some occasional travel may be required.
Benefits include a competitive salary and access to the full benefits package comprised of medical, dental, vision, disability and life insurance. Paid personal time off and holidays are provided. A retirement 401k plan with company match is also available.
Contact Number: 7177909843
Salary Type: Per Year
Salary Range: Negotiable