Chief Estimator (Pipeline & Tunnel construction) Job at Bedford – 3.9 Los Angeles, CA

Full Time Position

We are looking for a full-time heavy civil construction Chief Estimator!

Our Client is a successful and innovative General Engineering Contractor based out of Southern California. Focused in the infrastructure market, they work on a variety of civil construction projects in dense urban areas as well as projects with intense schedule demands in remote areas that require extensive engineering skills and problem solving abilities.

They own and operate an extensive fleet of heavy equipment and employ some of the brightest people in the business. They are continuing to further their reputation of building quality projects by maintaining a safe working environment for their people and the communities they serve, while bringing their projects in on time and within budget.

General Summary

Our client is looking for Civil Engineers with a background in construction management. Job duties will include all aspects of field management for Public Works projects throughout North America. Projects include new sewer installation, electrical conduit installation, water line installation and tunneling operations using the latest trenchless technologies.

The company is a leader in developing cutting edge technologies in underground construction. They own and operate a large fleet of equipment which makes them very competitive in the across the western united states construction market.

They offer a competitive compensation package with full benefits and a company vehicle.


Requires a minimum of 10 years’ estimation experience in tunneling, with skills to manage multi-disciplined engineering projects. Must have strong technical knowledge in underground utility construction.

Must be willing to relocate to California.

Degree in Civil Engineering, Construction Management, or equivalent preferred, but may be substituted by experience.

Additional Requirements/Skills

  • Comply, understand, and support corporate safety initiatives to ensure a safe work environment.
  • Team player
  • Ability and willingness to abide by Code of Conduct on a daily basis
  • Valid driver’s license and ability to drive and overnight stays
  • Travel to other regions in the country for bidding opportunities which require air travel


They are a privately family owned, heavy civil contractor. They are an Affirmative Action/ Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, Individuals with Disabilities and a Drug-Free Workplace.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $135,000.00 – $185,000.00 per year


  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off


Supplemental Pay:



  • Construction estimating: 10 years (Preferred)

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About the Company

Company: Bedford – 3.9

Company Location:  Los Angeles, CA

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About Bedford - 3.9