Cost Estimator
Huitt-Zollars, Inc.
Dallas, Texas 75202

Job Description

Huitt-Zollarshas an immediate opportunity for a Cost Estimator to provide cost estimate and specification support to the USACE.

Candidate should have 5 years of verifiable experience scheduling multi-year projects over $500 million. This is a one year contract position with a possible extension and located onsite in the Dallas/Fort Worth, Texas area.

We are a leading Architectural and Engineering firm providing innovative planning, engineering, architectural and interior design, construction and program management, and design-build project delivery to our clients in the public and private sector. We provide quality solutions for our clients and employment opportunities to qualified talent.


  • Provide cost estimate and specification support to the U.S. Army Corps of engineers (USACE)
  • Ensure adequate data is furnished for the preparation of estimates
  • Review and integrate various parts of scope prepared by civil, electrical and mechanical engineers and architects
  • Ensure all features of work elements are entered into current pricing database
  • Consolidate all parts of scope into the overall job estimate per specification
  • Utilize current estimating and specification software and databases


  • Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering (BSCE) preferred but not required
  • Minimum of 5 years' experience scheduling multiyear projects over $500 Million
  • Ability to acquire a government CAC card
  • Cost Estimating Certification is a plus
  • Proficient in the use of RS Means
  • Knowledge of USACE RMS system (previously MCASES and PACES)
  • Knowledge of Unified Facilities Criteria, applicable building codes and standards for construction

HZ offers a competitive benefit & compensation package, including medical, dental, vision, life, and long/short-term disability plans and two retirement plans: 401(k) and an ESOP.

Please apply online at:

Job ID No: D269

Huitt-Zollars is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in employment on any basis including race, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin or any other legally protected status. Consistent with the Americans with Disabilities Act, the company will make reasonable accommodations to assist in the application process upon the request of an applicant. No question on this application is intended to secure information to be used for discriminatory purposes.

This contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-741.5(a) and 60-300.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals on the basis of protected veteran status or disability, and require affirmative action by covered prime contractors and subcontractors to employ and advance in employment qualified protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.



Preferred Years Of Experience:

5 Year(s)

Employment/Position Type:

Full Time


Up to 10% Travel
Date Posted : 12/21/2017