1+ months

Area Bid Manager - TNL

New Rochelle, NY 10801

The Lane Construction Corporation is one of Americas leading construction companies, specializing in large, complex civil infrastructure. For nearly 130 years, it has contributed to the development of the countrys vast network of roads, highways, and bridges, including the Interstate Highway System. Lane also specializes in tunnels, metro and railway systems, as well as airports and water and wastewater treatment plants

Job Description

The Chief Estimator is responsible for managing, estimating, and bidding in the surrounding area.


Including but not limited to:

  • Work with management to track and select projects to bid
  • Manage the bid team throughout the entire process
  • Quantifying project components
  • Visit project to understand site conditions/restrictions
  • Work on a preliminary project schedule based on the information provided in the plans and specifications utilizing Primavera P6 or Primavera Contractor software
  • Develop a clear understanding of project specifications
  • Work with procurement to assure that necessary subcontractors and vendors are contacted
  • Prepare a cost estimate in HCSS for materials, equipment, utilities, timeline, and required workers
  • Lead bid review meetings with management
  • Select subcontractors and vendors team and closeout the bid
  • Advise and assist in preparing bid form, conceptual estimates, negotiated proposals
  • Review all final estimates to ensure accurateness and completion
  • Prepare budgets for JD Edwards for projects won
  • Track historical costs and insure they are used in pricing
  • Develop policies and procedures related to the bid process
  • May personally develop estimates for large or complex projects.
  • Carry out job duties while maintaining Lane values
  • And other duties as assigned


  • Minimum 15 years of experience as an Estimator with tunnel or underground experience
  • Minimum 5 years of HCSS experience
  • Previous success in leading an estimating team
  • JD Edwards experience strongly preferred
  • Bridge, earthwork, and airport experience preferred
  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Excel and Word
  • Strong prioritization and organizational skills; detail-oriented
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures
  • Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals
  • Lead and direct the work of others
  • A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected


Lane Construction offers a comprehensive benefits package with an excellent opportunity to grow and be part of one of the most respected names in the construction industry. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. Lane is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V.


Posted: 2022-08-10 Expires: 2022-12-10

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Area Bid Manager - TNL

The Lane Construction Corporation
New Rochelle, NY 10801

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