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Estimator - Mechanical/Piping

Kiewit Corporation Houston, TX

Job Description

Requisition ID: 80452

    Primary Responsibilities 

  •     Check in bidding documents for estimates.
  •     Perform take-off and entry on estimates.
  •     Prepare information for transition from estimating to engineering.
  •     Generally assist the Lead Estimator through the stages of bid preparation.
  •     Perform analysis of historical data.


  •     Degree in Construction or engineering or related discipline or related experience.
  •     Three years' construction estimating experience, or construction experience with exposure to and understanding of the estimating function.
  •     Specific experience in heavy industrial or heavy commercial estimating (piping, mechanical, electrical) is required.
  •     Excellent computer skills and attention to detail.

    Working Conditions 

  •     Fast-paced office environment; must be able to interact professionally with all levels of management while simultaneously managing a diversified workload and challenging situations efficiently and effectively; regularly sit, stand, walk and talk and listen; occasionally lift and move up objects up to 30 pounds.

    About Kiewit 
    As one of North Americas largest, most respected construction and engineering organizations, with 2018 revenues of $9 billion, Kiewit exists to make a difference. We improve and connect communities across the United States, Canada, and Mexico through complex projects in transportation, water/wastewater, power, oil, gas and chemical, building, industrial and mining. Our services are as diverse as the skills of our 20,000-strong workforce to whom we provide challenging, honest work in a caring and collaborative culture. A sense of adventure, pride and fulfillment is built into every career at Kiewit.

    How We're Different

  •    Consistently ranked within the top five of the œTop 400 Contractors according to Engineering News-Record 
  •    Top-tier health, dental and vision insurance available from Day One of employment
  •    401K savings plan that includes company dollar-for-dollar match on contributions up to 6 percent of base pay
  •    Our employees are entitled to accrue at least 20 days paid time off each year
  •    We spend an average of $8,500 per employee each year on training and career development and reimburse up to $5,250 per year in outside tuition costs

    Kiewit is 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.

  • Job Details

    Date Posted July 12, 2019
    Date Closes September 10, 2019
    Requisition 80452
    Located In Houston, TX
    SOC Category 00-0000.00

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