Title: Civil Estimator

Job Location: Madison, MS

Company Overview

Malouf Construction is a 35-year-old, Mississippi-based construction firm, specializing in Civil, Industrial, and Marine Construction. Our customer base consists of public and private entities, and we deliver projects through various project delivery systems including design-bid-build, design-build, and design-assist. We are licensed in Mississippi and all surrounding states.

Our firm is seeking a Civil Estimator to join our pre-construction team.

Job Summary

The Estimator’s duties will include:

  • Reading and interpreting project drawings and specifications
  • Performing quantity surveys and quantity take-offs from drawings, including the use of civil
    take-off software
  • Obtaining material and equipment quotes from vendors and subcontractors
  • Preparing bid packages from conception through final submission
  • Coordination with consultants as required to develop preliminary design for estimating design-
    build projects and budgetary pricing
  • Preparing subcontracts, purchase orders, and job cost budgets for the project management
    team’s use
  • Aid in researching and tracking potential business opportunities

Preferred Skills, Experience, and Education

  • Have a bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering, Construction Management, or related field and 5 to 10 years’ experience estimating or managing civil, utility, and/or marine construction projects
  • Show an understanding of construction and engineering techniques and their suitability
  • Have a practical knowledge of safe working practices
  • Exhibit a high degree of professionalism in the production of deliverables and in interactions with clients, suppliers, and employees
  • Have technical skills related to estimating software, Microsoft Excel, construction civil take-off software, etc.
  • Expect to work closely with the senior estimating team and have the ability to travel to project sites as needed.