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Construction Specialist

Job Details

Full Time
4 Year Degree
$125,000.00 - $135,000.00 Salary


Provide key technical support with estimating, constructability, scheduling, and value engineering for heavy highway design and construction projects.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Develop and/or review cost estimates and CPM schedules during any stage of design development.
  • Prepare detailed cost estimates for a wide variety of projects including highway, bridge, marine, transit, and rail designs for internal and external customers.
  • Maintain proper documentation for all estimates, schedules, constructability reviews.
  • Provide estimating, scheduling and constructability support related to value engineering efforts, change order review, programmatic estimates, risk assessments and project control services.
  • Present deliverables to internal and external clients.
  • Update and maintain database and computer-based office libraries.


Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in engineering/Construction Management or related field, required.
  • 10 to 15 years of experience in the contracting and construction management of highway, bridge, marine, transit, and rail along with at least 5 years of construction contractor experience.
  • PE license is required.
  • Familiar with estimating and scheduling software.
  • Excellent skills in Microsoft Office Suite
  • Excellent oral, written, communication and organizational skills.


Pay Rate: $125,000 - $135,000 / year


Benefits of working at Urban:

  • Medical/Prescription
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Life Insurance
  • Short/Long Term Disability
  • Employee Stock Ownership Program (ESOP)
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • 401K and company match
  • Vacation, Holiday, and Personal Days
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Professional Development
  • Certification Bonus


Apply today!

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About Urban:

Our culture is built around our people. Voted a top workplace by our employees, we are committed to advancing careers and providing a foundation for professional growth. Urban offers a wide range of health, welfare and financial benefits to our employees, as well as career development through our own Urban Training Institute, tuition assistance program, and certification incentives.

Founded in 1960, Urban provides services for buildings, ports, transit, railroads, airports, bridges, and highways. We specialize in engineering design, environmental, planning, construction services, and program management. By providing innovation, technical excellence, and on-time performance, we create value for a proud Urban family.


Equal Employment Opportunity/M/F/disability/protected veteran status