Project Manager/Estimator

Project Manager/Estimator

Job Description

Terra Engineering & Construction has an opportunity for a Project Manager based out of Madison, WI. This position will provide project management for all aspects of civil and foundation construction. This position will have some local and regional travel but based out of Madison, WI.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Understand the terms and scope of the construction contract.
  • Coordinate subcontractor activities.
  • Track material, production, and project costs.
  • Quality control and adherence to specifications.
  • Corresponding and negotiating with the Owner and Fed/Local Agencies.
  • Maintain project schedule.
  • Attend construction related meetings to support project related functions.
  • Leading, mentoring and managing staff.
  • Material and Subcontract negotiations and purchasing.
  • Basic estimating, take‐offs, solicit quotes
  • Promote safety – assist with the implementation of all applicable HSE programs, policies and procedures
  • Other duties as needed

Job Requirements

Project management experience (5+ years) in civil and foundations construction and/or a B.S in Construction Management, Civil or Mechanical Engineering. Civil Engineering preferred.  Applicants must be able to handle multiple projects at one time, possess strong attention to detail, possess the ability to successfully negotiate terms and conditions, manage tight deadlines and demonstrate excellent verbal and written communication to collaborate with various levels of management. Computer software proficient specifically with estimating and job cost tracking software is preferred.  Experience with Primavera Software and Microsoft Office Suite is highly desired.

Terra Engineering & Construction Corporation is a civil construction company specializing in earth retention, drilling, deep foundations, dams, watercourse and marine work, landfill gas & petroleum pipeline installations, underground utilities, excavating & grading.  Terra also provides engineering/design build services for earth retention and deep foundation structures.

Terra offers a competitive total compensation package. Benefits include: Health, Dental, Life Insurance, Health and Day Care Savings Accounts, Vacation, 401K, Long and Short Term Disability and more.

An Equal Opportunity Employer, Disability/Veteran

Please send resume and cover letter to