Estimator/Project Manager (New Castle)


6520 County Road 335
compensation: DOE
employment type: full-time
job title: Estimator/Project Manager

Mueller Construction Services, Inc. is a Heavy Civil contractor with emphasis on structures, but also occasionally acts as a GC building vertical construction. The position is in New Castle Colorado. The position is open to the right candidate who will work directly with the President to develop a backlog of work and assist with execution of work in progress. We offer an excellent opportunity to be part of a growing dynamic organization allowing opportunity for personal and professional growth.

At Mueller Construction Services we have core values that drive our decision making. The Core Values consist of the following:
• We do what we say
• We do the right thing, every time
• We plan, We schedule, We stick with the plan, and meet the schedule
• We expect excellence in performance at all levels

Who and what we are looking for:
A person who thinks positively, and looks for possibilities and opportunities
A person who has enthusiasm and is determined to succeed
A person who is motivated, confident, truthful, and honest – someone with great personal integrity
A person who is willing to do what it takes to meet deadlines and succeed

Estimator Responsibilities
Bid a sufficient amount of work to maintain a sustainable backlog to carry the company throughout the year. Duties consist of:
Research various web sites to look for projects to bid
Attend pre-bid meetings
Maintain a list of current and anticipated projects to bid
Notify bonding company of projects the firm intends to bid
Perform quantity takeoff from plans
Develop estimates from start to finish
Assist in establishment of database of historical costs
Solicitation of subcontractors and suppliers
Work with project managers to price labor, material, equipment, and subcontractors for change orders
Assist with project managers when need arises

Skills and Requirements
5 to 7 years with estimating and project management experience in the Heavy/Civil environment
Undergraduate degree in engineering, construction management or related
Broad understanding of construction practices and procedures for various divisions with emphasis on site work consisting of excavation, backfill, general earthwork and utility productivity, structures, and process pipe
Experience with conceptual estimates to detail estimates
Clear understanding of project contract documents
Strong organizational and time management skills
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Attention to detail and strong follow through; able to establish priorities and manage multiple tasks simultaneously with innovative problem solving and decision making abilities
Ability to learn various types of computer software
Some travel is required
Computer skills:
Required: Computer literate with HCSS Heavy Bid estimating software
Required: Computer literate with Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Outlook)
Ability to manipulate files in AutoCad helpful but not necessary
Experience with earthwork volume calculation software is helpful
Familiarity with Microsoft Project Scheduling is helpful


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post id: 7716997948


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