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Heavy Civil Estimator- Boise, ID

Location: Kuna
Posted on: November 26, 2022

Job Description:

Ralph L Wadsworth is looking for a Heavy Civil Estimator in Boise, ID

This position is responsible for preparing complete estimates for assigned heavy highway, structures and heavy civil project(s) of medium to large size and varying complexity.

If you are interested in this position, please contact Emily at 801-###-#### or email your resume to

Job Responsibilities include:

Review proposal specifications, drawings, attend pre-bid meetings, etc., to determine scope of work and required contents of estimate.
Review and analyze relevant historical data from cost reports and records, etc., to gather unit and man hour data.
Prepare complete estimate for selected project with detailed review of proposal specifications, drawings, takeoff information, subcontracting plan, etc.
Maintain files of working documents (electronic and paper) as back-up for estimate figures.
Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies.
Experience presenting to and coordinating senior level meetings, including preparation of agendas, documenting meeting minutes, sending out documents to attendees.
Mentoring and teaching of younger estimators will be required.

Education and Skills Requirements:

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering or Construction Management preferred, equivalent combinations of technical training and/or equivalent experience considered.
  • 10+ years of heavy civil/highway construction estimating experience with preference for underground utility experience.
  • Experience working with medium to large heavy civil/highway projects ($10-$50 million dollar projects)
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office tools including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and MS Outlook Exchange.
  • AgTEK Bluebeam, or Planswift Takeoff experience desirable & Primavera Scheduling desirable.
  • Proficiency with HCSS Heavy Bid (preferred) or Hard Dollar EOS required.
  • CMAR, CMGC, and Design Build exposure desirable.
  • Strong project estimating skills with ability to prioritize and manage multiple initiatives simultaneously.
  • Excellent verbal, written communication and presentation skills.
  • Strong Interpersonal/human relations skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to build relationships, communicates effectively at all levels of the organization, and lead through influence - with the purpose of driving change and delivering positive outcomes.

    We are an equal opportunity employer: We do not discriminate based on race, color, national origin, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, age, genetic information, marital status, military status, membership or activity in a local human rights commission, or status with regard to public assistance, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. Associated topics: analyse, analysis, bid, cost estimator, estimator, financial, financial analyst, purchase, quote, representative

Keywords: RALPH L. WADSWORTH CONSTRUCTION COMPANY, Meridian , Heavy Civil Estimator- Boise, ID, Other , Kuna, Idaho

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