Job Category: Engineering – Civil & Structural Engineering

Southland Holdings

Sr. Construction Estimator – Water/Wastewater Treatment Plants

Southland Holdings is seeking an experienced Senior Estimator for our growing team in Grapevine, TX. This position is a hybrid position.  Mandatory office days are based upon company needs.

Offering – Competitive Pay, Great Vacation Plan, Room for Advancement, Relocation Assistance, Health/Dental/Vision & 401K Match


  • Proven track record of estimating $50,000,000+ projects per year


  • Coordinate total estimating effort relevant to a particular bid/project as assigned
  • Review proposal specifications, drawings, attend pre-bid meetings, etc. to determine scope of work and required contents of estimate
  • Perform Risk and Contract Management responsibilities as required, review/incorporate historical data from purchase orders, subcontracts, productivity analysis reports, etc. into unit and man-hour figures
  • Prepare discipline estimates by calculating complete takeoff of scope of work
  • Consult with clients, vendors, or other individuals to discuss and formulate estimates and resolve issues
  • May review design options and recommend best solution based on cost, engineering quality, or availability of materials
  • Obtain knowledge of project and appropriate regulations required to construct the project to meet affirmative action requirements and DBE requirements, review list of work to be performed by subcontractors
  • Review final estimate and apply strategic cost factors if necessary
  • Cultivate owner, engineer, strategic sub and supplier relationships within industry
  • Prepare bids, select vendors and/or subcontractors and determine cost effectiveness of projects to be bid. Set productive, consistent, and acceptable work example.

For more than 100 years, hard-working, honest, and innovative people have been building what has become Southland Holdings. We combine the strengths of six infrastructure construction companies that share a dedication to building critical infrastructure projects which improve the environment and the lives of those around us. Our combined companies bid in excess of $6 Billion of Infrastructure projects per year.

Companies- Johnson Bros. Corporation, Heritage Materials, Oscar Renda Contracting, American Bridge, Southland Contracting Inc., Mole Constructors

Southland Holdings is an EEO employer – M/F/D/V

SKILLS AND CERTIFICATIONS [note: bold skills and certification are required]
Water and Wastewater Treatment Plants
Security Clearance Required: No
Visa Candidate Considered: No
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Grapevine
State: Texas

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