Now Hiring for Project Estimator, Project Manager & Laborers

 

Please see below for a detailed description of each listing and apply online below, or e-mail resumes to jobs@vtfexcavation.com.

Project Estimator

Job Summary

VTF Excavation is seeking a new or experienced project estimator that will excel in obtaining new construction projects through competitive bidding. A background in excavation or heavy highway construction is preferred, along with a minimum 2year degree in construction related fields or some experience, but willing to train. Candidate is responsible for attending all pre-bid meetings and corresponding with project engineers on finalizing bid plans and all project details.  

 

Job Description & Requirements

The Project Estimator will have a strong sense of responsibility by obtaining and securing new contracts for the company and its employees. He/she will work closely with fellow estimators on coordinating bid schedules and maintaining multiple contracts. This individual will also work closely with the Superintendent, Project Manager and crews to determine project specs and qualifications.

 

The ability to multi-task and maintain a flexible schedule is required. Strong knowledge of design techniques is highly beneficial, as well as the ability to utilize CAD, HCSS Heavy Bid/Job is highly preferred. Project Estimator must be willing to learn and implement new procedures, software, and assist in team collaboration.

 

  • Duties will include project estimating, takeoffs, purchasing, submittals, change order processing, cost controls, daily project tracking and assisting the Project Manager with scheduling.

  • Ability to bid or quote specific projects outlining bridges, heavy highway, demolition, excavation and more.

  • Prefer experience working on government projects for ODOT, INDOT, Federal, or various state agencies, but not required.

  • Prefer experience in scheduling, purchasing, and maintaining budgets, but willing to train.

  • Preferred experience with RTK GPS, Heavy Bid, Heavy Job, Trimble, or construction software desired.

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

Project Manager

 

Job Summary

VTF Excavation is seeking a skilled Project Manager to assist with scheduling, maintaining projects, and meeting deadlines. Candidates should have knowledge of excavation and/or heavy highway and a preferred 2 year degree or equivalent experience. Preferred candidate must be willing to travel daily, but not overnight, to numerous job sites and oversee a wide range of decisions on job sites.

 

Job Description & Requirements

As the Project Manager, the individual must collaborate with a variety of individuals such as fellow employees, managers , vendors, owners, state representatives and more. It is vital to maintain a positive working relationship to ensure company information and project status is conveyed clearly and effectively.

 

  • 2 year degree or equivalent experience preferred, but not required

  • Proven attention to detail

  • Experience in scheduling, purchasing and maintaining budgets

  • Proficient with technology and software including but not limited to: RTK GPS, Heavy Bid, Heavy Job, Trimble Auto grade software, PDF, Excel and Word

  • 2-4 Years Experience in Construction, Excavation/Heavy Highway Operation preferred

  • Mobile, PC knowledge preferred, with intermediate to advanced skill level in PDF, Word, Excel, and e-communications

  • Experience operating RTK, GPS, Heavy Bid or Heavy Job desired

  • Ability to work well with and supervise multiple crews, while coordinating with supervisors

  • Working knowledge/experience operating heavy equipment such as but not limited to: bulldozers, excavators, skid loaders, tractors, pans, and rollers

     

Project Laborer

 

Job Summary

VTF Excavation is seeking an experienced laborer with knowledge of excavation and/or heavy highway construction work.

 

Job Description & Requirements

As the Project Laborer, the individual must collaborate with a variety of individuals such as fellow employees, managers, vendors, owners, state representatives and more. It is vital they maintain a positive working relationship to ensure company information and project status is conveyed clearly and effectively.

  

  • Proven attention to detail.

  • Knowledge of heavy machinery, tools and troubleshooting.

  • Approximately 2-4 years experience in construction, excavation/heavy highway operation preferred.

  • Ability to work well with others and at times supervise crews if needed.

  • Working knowledge/experience operating heavy equipment such as but not limited to: bulldozers, excavators, skid loaders, tractors, pans and rollers. 
 

 

VTF Excavation, LLC was established in 2003 as a company geared towards digging ponds and agricultural drainage. It has now developed in that time to a full service, heavy highway bridge and underground utility company, with proven success and growth in Ohio and Indiana. 

 

As an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free work place that maintains a team environment focused on safety, quality and competitive motivation to encourage leadership and growth. We seek positive employees with a strong work ethic, willing to learn more and enhance the organization. Above industry wages and a very competitive benefits package offered to all full-time employees.

Company 100% paid Health Insurance

401(k) with company match

Company paid Short Term Disability

$25K Life Insurance Policy

Paid Vacation/Holiday’s

Uniforms

Tuition Reimbursement

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