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  • Location:

    Washington D.C.

  • Sector:

    Power Delivery

  • Salary:

    Dependent on Experience

  • Contact:

    Matt Brown

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    713 609 9344

  • Published:

    7 months ago

  • Expiry date:


Location: ​North East: Washington D.C. / Baltimore / Philadelphia

R&O is currently recruiting for an Estimator for a rapidly growing construction firm in the USA, this is an exciting opportunity to work for a growing division with a pipeline of work remotely– this is a direct hire position offering a generous package.

Ideal candidates will have experience in the delivery of Transmission, Distribution, or Substation projects in the US.

The Role

As a Substation / Transmission Estimator, your key responsibilities will be to evaluate bid specifications and drawings, ensuring that we know everything required to successfully bid and win the project.

Follow-up with subcontractors to ensure that bids are received, and work with the Project Management teams to follow-up on bids and budgets to close the business.

Critical for success is the ability to produce highly accurate work in a timely manner, maintain strong attention to detail and organizational skills.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Construction Management and Civil Engineer, 10 + years of related experience and/or training, or equivalent combination of both

  • Estimating experience with Substations and/or Transmission Line work

  • Must possess a valid driver license with an acceptable driving record

  • Experience in calculating man hours

  • Desirable but not essential to previously worked in the field

  • Solid MS Office and estimating software skills

  • Negotiating experience

  • Travel is required. Travel may account for up to 25% of the time.

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