(#5398) - Southeast U.S.
Industry: Precast & Prestressed Concrete

United Employment Group is seeking an Estimator in the Southeast.


  • Perform engineering calculations and details for all products and connections.
  • Independently manage engineering design aspects of a project with minimal assistance or guidance
  • Check engineering design calculations and details of others – including external consultants/subcontractors - for accuracy, efficiency, and adherence to company standards (with the exception of laterals)
  • Complete repairs without assistance
  • Resolve engineering design issues independently (with the exception of laterals)
  • Assist others with resolving engineering design issues (with exception of laterals)
  • Attend project meetings; may lead coordination meetings
  • Independently perform lateral design
  • Write and review requests for information (RFI)
  • Actively aware of production processes through regular plant visits
  • Evaluates design cost as compared to estimate and takes appropriate action


Scope of Authority:
  • Closely supervised
  • May work independently or as a member of a team
  • Makes decisions related to their own projects in regard to assignment of tasks
  • Provide guidance and coaching to Engineer Level I and II associates; receive guidance and assignments primarily from Engineer Level IV; interact closely with project team including project managers, general managers, and drafting


Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities:
  • 4-8 years of relevant engineering experience – internal or external
  • Previous precast knowledge preferred
  • Highly dependable with strong work ethic
  • Eager to learn
  • Able to work individually or on a team
  • Strongly values relationships and interaction with people
  • Maintains a balanced perspective about change; adapts when necessary while placing value in consistency of processes
  • Positive outlook
  • Computer skills (experience with engineering design software preferred)
  • Analytical thinker with above average problem-solving skills
  • Attention to detail and accuracy
  • Strong personal organization skills
  • Above average ability to manage multiple priorities
  • Self-motivated
  • Values teaching and demonstrates a willingness to develop others
  • Demonstrated ability to managed multiple projects and priorities, maintain project schedules, and work effectively within a project team
  • Above average assertiveness; proactively addresses project issues


Education and Technology:
  • BS Civil Engineering required; structural emphasis preferred
  • PE Certification required
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