Cost Estimator

Dallas, Texas
$55,000-$75,000 Depending on A
Oct 02, 2020
Nov 01, 2020
Position Type
Contract Type
Organization Type

Barricades Unlimited is seeking an experienced estimator to join our team.  This position can be located in either the Lubbock, TX , Denton, TX, or San Antonio, TX.


Candidates should possess the following knowledge, skills and abilities:


  • Ability to read, understand and carry out verbal and written instructions and present questions when instructions are unclear.
  • Ability to operate in an organized and time efficient manner.
  • Map reading skills with ability to find locations.
  • Expert skills in setting up layouts in traffic control.
  • Knowledge of TXDOT standards and TMUTCD
  • Proficient PC Skills to include MS Office Suite


Duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to:


  • Estimate the costing of all jobs.  Review estimates and obtain feedback from the interested parties to ensure costing is accurate and to obtain price/bid for each job.
  • Assist Director of Traffic Control and Director of Pavement Marking to monitor all bids, bid letting, competitive bid activity, etc. to ensure Barricades Unlimited is maximizing its opportunities in the market place.
  • Demonstrate initiative by evaluating situations, making decisions based on facts and solid judgements.
  • Perform duties in an independent manner with little to no supervision.
  • Maintain a cooperative working relationship with employees.
  • Other duties as assigned by the Director of Business Development



  • High School Diploma or Equivalent (required)
  • ATSSA Certified Traffic Control Technician (preferred)
  • ATSSA Certified Traffic Control Supervisor (preferred)
  • Three (3) years in a similar role (required)
  • Three (3) years in a field role (preferred)


Benefits Offered:

  • Medical/Dental/Vision offered after 60 Days
  • Paid time off after 60 Days
  • 401k with company match after 1 year
  • Paid Holidays


Barricades Unlimited is an EEO Employer