Estimator for Heavy Civil Construction

Raleigh, North Carolina, United States | Full-time



Thalle Construction Company (Thalle), established in 1947, is a family-owned, privately held, and rapidly growing heavy civil commercial construction company. We are a proud representative of the Tully Group ( organization. Thalle's corporate office is in Hillsborough, NC and has projects in the Northeast, Southeast and Southwest Regions. We have a diverse heavy civil portfolio to include, dams, reservoirs, locks, DOT roadway construction, bridges. large diameter utilities, landfills, mass excavation and on-demand emergency services.

We are seeking to an experienced, committed, career minded Junior Estimator to be part of our growing team. An ideal candidate will be a team player who is highly motivated with a strong work ethic and desires to be part of a skilled estimating team. Past experience as a Project/Field Engineer with take-off experience is a plus. This position is located in the corporate Hillsborough, NC Office. 

Thalle offers a wide range of benefits, including Major Medical, Dental, Vision, Short and Long-Term Disability, Life Insurance and 401K with a company match. Compensation based on experience and qualifications. 

The Jr. Estimator’s prime responsibility is to support and assist the Sr. Estimators in preparation of bids and estimates by performing quantity take-offs, data input, product research and subcontractor acquisition. 

Basic Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Performs quantity take -offs
  • Data Input
  • Product research
  • Subcontractor Acquisition
  • Conduct business with 100% integrity and professionalism
  • Other duties as assigned 

 Education and/or Work Experience Requirements:

  • Vocational or High School Diploma/Associates’ /Technical Degree or Bachelor's Degree
  • Heavy civil or related field construction experience Preferred
  • Minimum 2 years’ experiencein preconstruction/construction capacity
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Outlook, Word and Excel, Auto Cad
  • HCSS Experience Preferred
  • Ability to perform take-off for the following work types (CIP & Precast Concrete, Structural, Reinforcing & Misc. Steel, Sheeting, Piling, Cellular Cofferdam, Landfills, DOT,)
  • Familiar with reading heavy civil construction drawings & blueprints 
  • Strong organization and planning skills
  • Ability to work on multiple projects under tight deadlines

 Physical Requirements:

  • FMLA and other federal, state and local standards, including meeting qualitative and/or quantitative productivity standards
  • Ability to maintain regular, punctual attendance Ability to safely and successfully perform the essential job functions consistent with the ADA, consistent with the ADA, FMLA and other federal, state and local standards
  • Must be able to lift and carry 50 lbs.
  • Must be able to listen and speak clearly on phone

This is a great opportunity to work for solid, established and growing construction company using your unique skills and talents as a Junior Estimator in the challenging yet rewarding field of heavy civil construction.

Thalle is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. Employment selection and related decisions are made without regard to race, color, sex, religion, age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, genetic information, veteran status or any other characteristic protected under federal, state or local law.

Thalle is an E-Verify Employer and a Drug Free Workplace