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Michels Corp Estimator in Milwaukee, Wisconsin


Location Milwaukee, WI

Employment duration Full time

Added to system 7/30/21 10:37 AM

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If you like variety and challenge, and take satisfaction from knowing your work supports modern construction, consider joining our foundations group. Michels Marine provides services to include mechanical and hydraulic dredging, certified commercial diving, lock and dam repair, inspection, and debris removal, just to name a few. The end product might not be visible, but it will be essential. 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. Follow-up with subcontractors to ensure that bids are received, and work with the Project Management teams to follow-up on bids and budgets to close the business. Critical for success are the abilities to produce highly accurate work in a timely manner, maintain strong attention to detail and organizational skills. Communication skills, both oral and written, are a must.

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 take pride in managing and maintaining relationships with others

    What it takes:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Construction Management or Civil Engineering

  • 3-5 years of marine construction estimating experience or heavy civil construction estimating

  • Negotiating experience

  • Solid MS Office and estimating software skills

  • Must possess a valid driver license for they type(s) of vehicles you may drive and an acceptable driving record

  • Travel is required. Travel may account for up to 25% of the time and/or limit the ability to return home during off time

  • Remote work is available with travel to office as needed


Employee Referral Bonus:

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