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Sr Infrastructure Estimator - Kiewit Infrastructure Eng

Location: 

Englewood, CO, US Denver, CO, US

Requisition ID: 97608 

Job Level: Senior Level 

Department: Estimating 

Market: Transportation 

Employment Type: Full Time 

Position Overview

As a Senior Infrastructure Estimator you will work to help Kiewit create timely and accurate proposals for infrastructure projects throughout the United States and Canada.

At Kiewit, one of our keys to company stability is winning work at the right price.  Without some of the best estimators in the business, we wouldn’t be where we are today and we’re currently looking for a few more to join our growing team.  If you enjoy planning and evaluating a project, estimating may be the right career path for you.

District Overview

Kiewit Infrastructure Engineers (KIE) is a multi-faceted and leading-edge division of our company that offers a variety of services, including, temporary and permanent design services for current projects and new project pursuits in the United States and Canada.  Our design services group has offices in Colorado, Nebraska, Washington State, and Toronto, Canada offering expertise in structural, geotechnical, civil, drainage, roadway, and materials disciplines.  Our engineering group is responsible for managing engineering assignments in support of Kiewit’s construction projects in both the United States and Canada.  As part of the engineering group, you will have the opportunity to work with other structural and geotechnical engineers, members of our interdisciplinary engineering team, as well as estimators, schedules and construction experts to provide advice on construction methodology, risk and the design of temporary works. 

Location

This postion will be based out of Kiewit's Englewood, CO (South Denver) office.

Responsibilities
  • Review, analyze, and interpret Contract Documents (RFP, specifications, etc.).
  • Perform all tasks related to quantity takeoffs and pricing of design-build projects in the infrastructure market.
  • Manage one or more teams of estimators to complete multiple, simultaneous estimates.
  • Coordinate with engineers/designers to provide constructability input and value engineering for preliminary project plans.
  • Participate in and/or lead Task Force Meetings, brainstorms, and working sessions with engineers/designers.
  • Identify, quantify, and communicate Risk throughout the estimating process.
  • Perform site visits and investigations as needed.
Qualifications
  • Degree in Construction Management, Electrical Engineering or related degree preferred.
  • Broad knowledge and ability to understand project scheduling, cost control, specifications, and engineering drawings.
  • 6+ years of construction experience with 5+ years of experience in estimating on infrastructure projects.
  • Demonstrated proficiency in Microsoft Office products (e.g. Excel, Word, Outlook, Powerpoint)
  • Experience with InEight Estimate (HardDollar) preferred.
  • Experience with CADD and 3D Modeling software preferred.
  • Possess strong mathematical and computer skills.
  • Must be able to meet deadlines.
  • Effective oral and written communication skills
  • Candidates must possess a strong work ethic. 
  • Work independently as well as part of a team. 
  • Strong interpersonal and organizational skills.
  • Good attention to detail with the ability to recognize discrepancies.
  • Knowledge of construction methods, costs and techniques.
  • Knowledge of construction safety and current federal & OSHA Requirements.
  • Must be willing to travel as the job requires.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.


There’s no limit to what you’ll work on at Kiewit. With contracts in different markets and geographic areas, you’ll tackle new challenges all the time. Whether you’re building a facility that can turn water into power or engineering safer infrastructure networks, you’re bound to push the limits of innovation in new and exciting ways.

With Kiewit, you’ll have the potential to work on a variety of projects in seven major markets. From railroads to tunnels, renewable energy to biofuels, you’ll be part of a mission that’s bigger than you can imagine. 

Here, you’ll team up with market experts and gain cross-functional experience — all while helping people across the globe live better.


Nearest Major Market: Denver

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