Earthwork Estimator Intern

Earthwork Estimator Intern- Northern Colorado

Company Info

Coal Creek Constructors is a civil and commercial excavation construction company specializing in Earthwork, Utilities, Demolition, Site Development and General Contracting.


Responsible for estimating a wide range of earthmoving and general contracting projects from $10,000 to $3,000,000. Ensuring that bids are completed timely, accurately and in a manner to win the project.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties as assigned.

  • Downloads and organize all bid documents
  • Attends pre-bid meetings and site visits
  • Distribute drawings and maintains communication with customer, vendors and subcontractors
  • Understand value engineering and how to keep projects within budget
  • Reviews and understands bid documents including spec books and project manuals
  • Reviewing Drawings, specifications and soils reports
  • Quality takeoffs utilizing Viewpoint Estimating and Bluebeam software
  • Completing bids utilize excel and Viewpoint
  • Review all bids with Senior Leadership prior to submittal to client
  • Track and manage leads, follow up on previously estimated jobs
  • Assist in smooth handoff from pre-construction to operations

Other Skills and Abilities

Must be able to read and understand construction plans, geotechnical reports and specifications.


  • 1-3 years of construction management or estimating experience
  • Bachelor’s degree or working towards graduation with Bachelor’s Degree preferably in construction management, civil engineering or similar field

Job Type: Full-time or Part-time

Salary: TBD upon experience

Benefits: Health and Dental 50% contribution by company first year, after 1-year full contribution by Coal Creek, paid Holidays and paid Vacation


  • Construction Estimating preferred
  • Construction management preferred
  • Excavation and civil construction background preferred

Work Location:

  • Office locations in Erie and Estes Park CO


  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Paid time off

This Company Describes Its Culture as:

  • Young aggressive millennial owned company focused on developing construction solutions for the modern era


  • Monday to Friday

Company's website:

Civil Estimator