The Walsh Group Lead Estimator in Herndon, Virginia
Archer Western, a member of The Walsh Group, is currently seeking a Lead Estimator for the Mid - Atlantic Heavy Civil Group located in Herndon, VA .
The Lead Estimator will support management, operations and estimating staff in the review of project plans, requirements and specifications. The Lead Estimator will organize and supervise teams comprised of entry-level to executive level employees and will perform pricing and bidding of construction projects.
As a fourth-generation, family-owned business, Walsh recruits individuals who are seeking a small company feel with a large company backing. Walsh is a successful fast-growing company at the forefront of technology and is committed to being the employer of choice to our employees and the builder of choice to our customers.
There are many compelling reasons why exceptional people should consider a career with our company:
Challenging, complex work
Creative and innovative problem-solving environment
Supportive, communicative managers who reward hard work
Opportunities for growth, training, and development
Flexibility in career path & progression
Opportunities to work and live all over the United States
Review project plans, requirements and specifications
Lead and coordinate teams of estimators to develop a large multidisciplinary estimate
Determine labor and equipment costs
Review accurate quantity takeoffs and materials pricing
Review all bid documents and assess project risks
Evaluate project logistics and project schedule
Prepare bid packages
Compare and analyze competitive subcontractor and supplier pricing
Present quotes and estimates to senior leadership
Comprehends contract requirements for diversity compliance
Civil Engineering or Construction Management degree preferred
8 years of construction management experience
Extensive knowledge of construction means and methods, costs and engineering principles
Ability to lead teams of varying sizes and skill sets
Capability of leading hard bids, negotiated bids, and conceptual project
Strong communication, interpersonal skills, and presentation skills
Advanced computer skills with estimating software
Ability to meet deadlines in a fast paced, changing environment
Required to travel for projects that are bidding in different regions.
The Walsh Group offers competitive wages and benefits, including:
Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance
Generous Vacation Time & Paid US Holidays
Company 401(k) Matching Contributions
Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA)
Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
Commuter Benefits Program
Maternity Leave Policy
Short and Long-Term Disability Insurance
Term Life and AD&D Insurance
If hired by The Walsh Group, you must be in compliance with your employment location’s COVID-19 related requirements, if any.
The Walsh Group, Ltd. Is committed to providing equal opportunity to qualified applicants with disabilities to compete for jobs. To request a reasonable accommodation in completing this application, please contact the Human Resources Department at 312-563-5905 or firstname.lastname@example.org .
An Equal Opportunity Employer, Disability/Veteran
Job Locations US-VA-Herndon
Requisition ID 2023-9656
Position Type Experienced - Full-Time