A leading northeast utility contractor is searching for a full-time Estimator. We are seeking a creative, highly motivated individual with strong communication skills. This is an excellent opportunity to grow with the largest union-affiliated utility contractor in the New York City area.

With a rich history spanning over 95 years, Hallen Construction has consistently led the heavy construction industry. Our commitment extends beyond projects; we are dedicated to cultivating forward-thinking employees and fostering a safety culture rooted in operational learning.

Supported by our parent company, Quanta Services, Hallen has experienced significant workforce expansion. Quanta Services, a prominent American corporation, specializes in providing infrastructure solutions for the power, pipeline, industrial, and communications industries. In 2023, Quanta’s operating companies collectively achieved revenues of approximately $20 billion.

As an Estimator, you will work closely with our field operations for experienced input on estimates. This position is located in Plainview, NY with occasional travel to job sites as needed.

Responsibilities and skills:

  • Utility Pipeline / Heavy Civil experience (5-8 years’ experience).
  • High level experience with Excel, Word, Primavera and Microsoft Project.
  • Heavy Bid Software experience a plus, not mandatory.
  • Attend pre-bid meetings and site visits.
  • Review all bid documents.
  • Communicate with subcontractors.
  • Prepare project summary prior to bid for senior management.
  • Prepare take offs and material lists.
  • Meet with subcontractors as required.
  • Meet with customers for negotiated work.
  • Prepare estimates for review by department head.
  • Provide a list of the project pitfalls and rewards for discussion with department head.
  • Meet with operations to have field experience input for estimates.
  • Meet with operations to hand off new projects and discuss the bid strategy.
  • Support field operations during the startup phase of a new project.

Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and resume with salary requirements.

Salary: $95,000.00 – $110,000.00/year