Post Date

Jan 29, 2024


La Porte,

ZIP/Postal Code

Jun 14, 2024 Insight Global

Job Type




Req #


Pay Rate

$64k - $96k (estimate)

Job Description

Position involves estimating structural steel, process equipment installation, process piping and boilermaker work on $1MM-$50MM industrial plant projects. The senior estimator works as team leader or team member as the situation requires. Travel to attend site visits, design reviews, contract negotiations, etc. Perform quantity takeoff of structural steel, process equipment, process piping and process ductwork, etc. Develop construction methods and equipment utilization plan. Obtain vendor and subcontractor quotes on the estimate. Complete all labor, material, equipment, and subcontract pricing. Complete preliminary pricing of indirect costs. Prepare proposal schedules or coordinate proposal schedule with Project Controls Dept. Prepare written execution plans and technical clarifications. Work with Proposal Coordinator to compile all required bid submittal information. Periodically, prepare field change order estimates based on initial "Issued for Construction" drawings. Periodically, assist project manager with subcontract/vendor negotiations.

Required Skills & Experience

* Minimum high school diploma or GED

* 4+ years of estimating experience within heavy industrial construction (steel erection, mining, concrete plants, petrochemical/manufacturing or oil and gas/refinery)

* Proficiency in spreadsheet and word processing software and proficient in at least one commercially available estimating software system. (CCC uses Win Estimator)

* Ability to work with minimum of supervision.

Nice to Have Skills & Experience

Degree in Construction, Science or equivalent relevant field experience preferred.

Benefit packages for this role will start on the 31st day of employment and include medical, dental, and vision insurance, as well as HSA, FSA, and DCFSA account options, and 401k retirement account access with employer matching. Employees in this role are also entitled to paid sick leave and/or other paid time off as provided by applicable law.