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Michels Corp Estimator in Hartford, Connecticut


Location Hartford, CT

Employment duration Full time

Added to system 5/5/21 10:34 AM

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Building and maintaining water and sewer systems has a direct impact on the communities in which we work. We work hard, we get dirty, we take pride in knowing how to navigate the challenges of underground construction. 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, ensuring that we know everything required to successfully bid and win the project. Estimators must aggressively follow-up with subcontractors to ensure that bids are received. Estimators also work with the Project Management teams to follow-up on bids and budgets to close the business. Critical for success are the ability to work independently with effective time management skills.

This position is office based in Watertown, CT.

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 reviewing documents

  • You enjoy building relationships with outside contractors

  • You like to negotiate best rates and terms for products and services rendered

    What it takes:

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

  • Competent with Microsoft Office Suite and Adobe

  • CIPP experience (desired)

  • Experience with Estimating software (desired)

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

  • Willing to commute daily to Watertown, CT


Employee Referral Bonus:

Tier 2