Job Description
Heavy Civil Estimator

The position of Estimator will analyze, prepare, and review bids for highway, roadway, and bridge projects.

Responsibilities:

  • Assist in determining estimating pursuits

  • Schedule and manage resources required for estimating and bidding process

  • Review and analyze contract risk and verify contract compliance

  • Oversee and participate in cost estimate preparation

  • Coordinate with project owner as required to assure compliance with plans and specifications

  • Review cost estimates of others to assure compliance with plans, specifications, and jobsite conditions

  • Oversee pre-bid schedule preparation

  • Coordinate and lead estimate review with appropriate operations manager

  • Obtain and review quotations from business partners to confirm best price and work scope coverage

  • Ensure timely and compliant bid submission

  • Oversee project buyout and budget functions including negotiations with business partners​

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Construction Management, Civil Engineering or related degree

  • 8+ years' experience working on heavy civil construction projects plus 5+ years' experience of estimating

  • Must have experience estimating projects in the heavy civil industry and/or TxDOT or DOT from another state

  • Knowledge of HeavyBid by HCSS or other Estimating software