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Michels Corp Construction Estimator in Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Construction Estimator

Location Milwaukee, WI

Employment duration Full time

Added to system 6/2/21 2:53 PM

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Improving America’s infrastructure isn’t for the weak. It takes grit, determination and hard work to execute high impact projects. Michels Corporation engages 8,000 people and 14,000 pieces of heavy equipment in our insatiable drive to be the best. Our work improves lives. Find out how a career as an Estimator can change yours.

As an Estimator, your key responsibilities will be to evaluate bid specifications and drawings, ensuring our team has everything required to successfully bid and win the project. Estimators must aggressively follow up with subcontractors and venders to ensure quotes are received. Estimator also assists the Project Management team in project hand off and startup. Critical for the success are the ability to take direction, work independently, and management time effectively. Strong verbal and written communication skills and an acute attention to details are musts. Must be able to manage multiple bids simultaneously.

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 enjoy the analytics involved with putting an estimate together

  • You have a high attention to detail and take pride in your work

    What it takes:

  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical/Structural/Civil Engineering or related field, 1-5 years of related experience, or equivalent combination

  • Positive attitude with the desire to continue learning and developing professionally

  • High level of organization and attention to details

  • Ability to manage tight deadlines

  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment

  • Demonstrate excellent verbal and written communication to collaborate with various levels of management

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite, Adobe, Bluebeam

  • Prior knowledge of HCSS, AutoCAD and P6 would be helpful


Employee Referral Bonus:

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