Lead Estimator - Deep Foundations

Kiewit Corporation

Omaha, NE Technology

Requisition ID: 80022


  •     Lead estimate process in pursuit of opportunities in the Deep Foundations market.
  •     Oversee information gathering to include research, site visits and other interactions.
  •     Lead Estimating team to produce professional and successful proposals.
  •     Ensure lessons learned and other historical data are captured for future benefit.
  •     Strong communication skills to speak with clients, vendors, and suppliers
  •     Strong written skills to draft scope letters for each bid proposal


  •     Five or more years' relevant estimating experience, preferably in the Deep Foundations industry is required.
  •     Specific familiarity with Drilled Shafts and Ground Improvement (i.e. Auger Cast, Displacement Pile, Stone Columns, etc.) is strongly preferred.
  •     Proficiency in Hard Dollar, MS Excel and MS Works is recommended.
  •     Must be willing and able to travel as needed as part of the Estimating/Bid process.

    Working Conditions

  •     Fast-paced district office environment. Must be able to interact professionally with all levels of management, client representatives, staff and contractors while maintaining a diverse workload. Sit, stand, see, walk, talk and listen. Occasionally lift and move objects up to 50 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 ID: 1409

    Posted about 1 month ago

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