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Posted on 02/10/2023

HDD Estimator – Michels Trenchless, Inc.

Michels Trenchless, Inc. sets the standard for complete infrastructure construction and rehabilitation with minimal surface disruptions. We’ve been performing trenchless construction for decades, and it shows. Our leaders, managers, and field personnel have amassed an extensive resume of successful projects. Regardless of whether we are working close to home or thousands of miles away, our people deliver consistent quality, safety, and performance. Do you? Our work improves lives. Find out how a career at Michels Trenchless, Inc. can change yours.

As an HDD Estimator, your key responsibilities will be to evaluate Horizontal Directional Drilling (HDD) bid specifications and drawings, ensuring that we know everything required to successfully bid, win and execute the project. This position must aggressively follow-up with subcontractors to ensure that quotes are received in a timely manner. It is essential to have strong attention to detail, effective time management skills and a willingness to work independently.

Why Michels Trenchless, Inc.?

  • We extend the limits of possibilities in trenchless construction
  • We will never ask you to prioritize speed ahead of safety
  • We are family owned and operated
  • We invest an average of $5,000 per employee on training each year
  • We share experience and insights to develop industry leaders
  • We are a part of the Michels Family of Companies, a global leader in energy and infrastructure construction
  • We offer a comprehensive benefits program, including Health, Dental, Life, Flexible Spending Accounts, Health Savings Account, Short Term and Long Term Disability Insurance, 401(k) plan, Legal Plan, and Identity Theft and Monitoring Plan. Depending on your positions and location you may participate in a different benefit plan. 

Why you?

  • You take pride in completing projects others would not attempt
  • You want to take the lead with evolving technology
  • You enjoy knowing the best work requires a total team effort
  • You like to know your ideas and dedication are noticed and appreciated
  • You are organized and professional
  • You believe that individual commitment to a group effort is key to success  

What it takes:

  • 3-5 years of experience working in the field on trenchless construction projects with preference to HDD projects
  • Estimating experience (desired) with preference to estimating trenchless construction projects
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite
  • Experience with AutoCAD (desired)


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Michels Trenchless, Inc.
Michels Trenchless, Inc.
Midwest Region | Milwaukee, WI
Employment Duration
Full time
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