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Michels Corp Estimator - Distribution Pipeline in Kirkland, Washington

Estimator - Distribution Pipeline

LocationKirkland, WA

Employment durationFull time

Added to system9/17/20 2:45 PM

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Building the nation’s oil and gas transmission and distribution networks isn’t easy, but it is rewarding. Michels is one of the largest and most accomplished energy contractors in North America, a reputation we earned by providing safe, reliable services to our customers. Whether we are building hundreds of miles of mainline or maintaining the integrity of an in-town distribution system, our work improves lives. Find out how a career at Michels can change yours.

As an Estimator, your key responsibilities will be to evaluate bid specifications and drawings, attending pre-bid meetings, soliciting material and subcontractor quotes and ensuring that everything required to successfully bid and win the project is accomplished. This position will also work with Project Management teams to follow-up on bids and budgets to close the business. It is essential to be forward thinking, performance driven and quality focused. Critical for success are the abilities to work independently and produce highly accurate work in a timely matter.

Why Michels?

  • We are consistently ranked among the top 10% of Engineering News-Record’s Top 400 Contractors

  • Our steady, strategic growth revolves around a commitment to quality

  • We are family owned and operated

  • We invest an average of $5,000 per employee on training each year

  • We reward hard work and dedication with limitless opportunities

  • We believe it is everyone’s responsibility to promote safety, regardless of job titles.

Why you?

  • You thrive in fast-paced environments under tight deadlines

  • You relish new challenges and evolving technology

  • You enjoy collaborating and communicating with your teammates

  • You like to know your efforts are noticed and appreciated

  • You are self-motivated and goal oriented

  • You enjoy the challenge of coordinating with a tight deadline

What it takes:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Construction Management, Civil Engineering or related field, 3-5 years of related experience, or equivalent combination

  • 3-5 years of estimating pipeline projects - Required, (distribution desired)

  • Negotiation experience

  • Must possess a valid driver license with an acceptable driving record

  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite and estimating software (HCSS Heavy Bid, Blue beam)

AA/EOE/M/W/Vet/Disability

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