Estimator – Civil Construction

Cincinnati, OH - Posted May. 15, 2018

Trans Ash, a growing Cincinnati based civil construction & environmental company, has position(s) for an estimator for civil construction and landfill construction projects in the utility industry.The ideal candidate will have 3-5 years of experience in a related civil construction position (project management, engineering, estimating, etc).

This position will be based out of Cincinnati Ohio and will required travel to our work sites throughout the eastern United States as needed. Traveling during the work week may be required.

Benefits include medical insurance, life insurance, dental insurance, vacation, 401K, and bonus.Paid living expenses, room and per diem are also included (depending on your home location).

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Responsibilities & Requirements:

  • Involved in all parts of biding including pricing, schedule creation and technical write up development.
  • Develops cost estimates for civil construction projects.
  • Performs quantity takeoffs and plan set reviews.
  • Reads and reports technical bid data to the bid team.
  • Develops relationships with supplier contacts and gathers subcontractor and material quotes.
  • Gathers safety, diversity and work experience information for each subcontractor.
  • Attends prebid / post bid meetings & takes detailed notes.
  • Assist Project Management in ordering of materials.
  • Assists in the development of post bid presentations.

General Qualities:

  • Proficient in Microsoft Outlook, Word and Excel, Experience with estimating software (heavy bid) and Scheduling software (Primavera P6) a plus.
  • Ability to read and interpret engineering plans and construction documents
  • Ability to work well with a project team
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills




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Trans Ash Inc. USA

617 Shepherd Drive
Cincinnati, Ohio 45215
Phone: 513.733.4770

Trans-Ash Canada Ltd.

C/O Sheerness Power Station
Hanna, Alberta Canada TOJ-1P0
Phone: 403.854.2488