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Chief Estimator-Heavy Civil

Fort Worth TX
About the Company:

Our client is a heavy civil contractor who provides construction services to the utility market. Their focus is site and foundation work associated with substations, switch stations, transmission lines, and complex foundation and below-grade civil work. Their goal is to safely provide the best quality, service, and value to the Utility Market through a successful safety program, employee retention, professional integrity, fleet maintenance, and capital reinvestment.

About the Position:

We are hiring a Chief Estimator, responsible for leading a team of estimators, reviewing bids and proposals, preparing cost estimates, and ensuring that all estimates are accurate and consistent with the industry standard for projects nationwide. Projects will include earthwork, civil concrete structures, and site work related to electrical transmission work (lines, sub-stations, switch-stations). The role will be based in the Dallas-Ft Worth area.


• Degree in Construction Management or Engineering.
• 10+ years of experience in estimating and cost control in the construction industry.
• Specific project experience within large commercial earthwork, site work, substation, or deep foundation projects is required.
• Prior power transmission project experience is preferred.