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Company: RailWorks
Location: Atlanta, GA
Career Level: Entry Level
Industries: Transportation, Logistics, Trucking


Job ID: 206

The Transit Construction Estimator's responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Prepare complete estimates for assigned projects of varying size and degree of complexity
  • Review, understand and highlight to Proposal Manager and onerous and/or unusual contract requirements and any special provisions such as DBE participation requirements
  • Produce completed pricing sheets, material and labor units
  • Coordinate, Review and Compare Subcontractor bids
  • Adjust estimated labor units for job type, conditions and location
  • Analyze Project to determine any Labor and/or Material saving methods
  • Review Local Labor Union Agreements to determine rates, benefits etc
  • Present final bid to Senior Management
  • Supervise and coordinate the work of the junior estimators
  • Attend pre-bid conferences and make site visitations when required
  • Participate as required in estimating hand off to construction upon successful award of contract
  • Maintain effective discipline and keep good staff morale


  • 5 years of experience preferred
  • Knowledge of Overhead Contact Systems (OCS)/Traction Power (TP)/Signals and Communications a plus
  • Transit construction experience a plus
  • Experience in general electrical construction is required
  • Knowledge of MS Office products is a must and Hard-Dollar Estimating Software is preferred, but not required

Physical Requirements:

  • Willing to travel
  • Overtime may be required to meet project deadlines
  • Works in an office environment
  • Frequently sits for long periods of time
  • Frequently speaks, reads, writes and uses a computer keyboard
  • May require occasional standing, walking, lifting, stooping, or bending


This job description is not intended to represent a complete, comprehensive list of all duties and responsibilities that may be required in this position. There may be unplanned activities and other duties as assigned

Railworks Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer (Minorities, Females, Veterans, Disabled)

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