Project Manager / Estimator

Tschiggfrie Excavating is a heavy and highway contractor in Eastern Iowa with over 60 years of delivering high quality construction services specializing in concrete paving and structures, underground utilities, earthwork, and demolition. We are seeking an experienced project manager/estimator to manage and estimate construction projects.

Qualifications of the ideal candidate include:

  • Construction Management Degree or equivalent combinations of technical training and/or related experience
  • Project Management: 5 years on projects in the heavy/highway industry preferred
  • Strong knowledge of construction estimating principles, practices and techniques
  • Familiarity with construction bid and management software
  • Construction Industry knowledge
  • Proficient in math and computing skills
  • Proficient in reading blueprints, schematics and construction drawings
  • Strong attention to detail and organization skills
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Dependable and Hard Working
  • Problem Solver
  • Ability to collaborate with other team members


  • Medical Insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • Paid Holidays
  • Cell Phone
  • Life Insurance
  • 401K with 401K Match
  • Short Term Disability
  • Long Term Disability
  • Ongoing training
  • Compensation Based on Experience of the Candidate