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Date: Jun 2, 2019

City/State/Province: Brea, CA, US, 92821

Company: Colas

Employment with Sully-Miller Contracting Co.

If you're motivated, dedicated and looking for a challenging career in the construction industry, it's time to join the Sully-Miller team. Great employees made us the industry leader.

A workplace where people can grow

We strive above all to offer a work environment that interests, challenges and motivates. This includes opportunities to grow, competitive salaries and benefits, and a workplace culture that values the contributions of each individual. These human resource practices explain why many employees have been with Sully-Miller for decades.



Review and analyze project plans and specifications for special requirements and conditions in order to produce a complete estimate for assigned projects of medium size and complexity.



Study project proposal specifications, job site, and drawings to determine scope of work

Take-off and calculate quantities

Review and incorporate historical data from purchase orders, subcontracts, productivity analysis reports into unit and man-hour figure

Determine method of construction to be used, and accurately estimate required labor, equipment and materials to construct project

Set-up bid in Heavy Bid, pre-bid meeting, agency clarification and/or requirements

Set-up job budgets, information sheet, subcontracts and purchase orders

Prepare bid proposal for submittal

Track awarded contracts as required including customer service, negotiations, change orders, and progress/final billings



4 year Engineering or Construction Technology Degree or equivalent combination technical training and/or related experience

Ability to comprehend project plans and specifications

Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines

Knowledge of engineering and space relationship

Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Knowledge of construction labor and equipment practices and production

Above average math skills

Minimum five (5) years of construction estimating/project management experience in related field or engineering degree with adequate knowledge of construction practices

Computer skills (Heavy Bid, Heavy Job, Excel, Word, JD Edwards)

Must have California driver's license

Clean driving record


Talk and hear

Use hands and fingers

Stand, walk, and reach with arms and hands

Climb, balance, stoop, kneel and crouch

See well (either naturally or with correction)

Able to sit for long periods of time

Ability to talk on telephone

Must be able to drive Company vehicle

Ability to walk on uneven surfaces



Comply and abide by Sully-Miller Contracting Company’s Code of Ethics at all times during employment with the Company

Learn, practice and share the Sully-Improvement Method

Look for Opportunities to deepen understanding of lean principles and practices

Align your own vision with the larger goals of the Company, and become a guardian of the Company’s Core Values

Use continuous improvement as a tool to improve process, performance, safety and quality, including looking for ways to eliminate waste

Work as a Team to make things happen


Sully-Miller Contracting Co. is an Equal Opportunity /Affirmative Action Employer dedicated to promoting diversity and maintaining a drug-free workplace. It is our policy to ensure that applicants are considered for employment based on their qualifications without regard to their race, religion (including religious dress and grooming practices), creed, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expressions, sexual orientation, color, national origin, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, pregnancy (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or related medical conditions),immigration status, citizenship, genetic information, medical conditions, protected veteran status, uniform service member status, familial status, marital status, registered domestic partner status or any other classification protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws. Applicants are treated on the basis of their job-related qualifications, ability and performance. We are committed to equal employment opportunity for all employees and applicants and provide a workplace free of harassment and discrimination.  This Policy applies to aspects of employment including recruitment, hiring, training and development, promotion, termination, compensation, benefits, and all other terms and conditions of employment in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws. For more information about your EEO rights as an applicant, please click here and here.

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