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Koch Specialty Plant Services, LLC (KSPS) is hiring for an Industrial Construction Estimator. The successful candidate will be able to effectively develop estimates for industrial construction disciplines including piping systems, fired equipment, civil, structural, vessels, towers and associated soft crafts. This candidate will assure all schedule activities are included, correct, logically tied, and accurately timed.

Make the most of your career as part of a global team working to bring innovative solutions to the process industries. Just as we at Koch Specialty Plant Solutions support our business partners, we also offer support for team members to make the most of their careers. As part of Koch Engineered Solutions, our culture encourages you to speak up with ideas on how we can achieve better results in every aspect of daily business. We reward you based on the value you create, not seniority. This inspires constant innovation and greater incentive to think like a business owner regardless of your role.

Location opportunities are Houston, Baton Rouge, or Tulsa.

What You Will Do In Your Role

  • Site job walks to scope project, understand requirements, identify constraints, etc.
  • Collaborate with KSPS project management, engineering, and operations to support project planning (post-award) and resource-loading schedules
  • Accurately estimate costs for subcontracted scope items
  • Obtain subcontract bids for estimate & schedule incorporation as needed
  • Work on job sites at high heights to include tasks of climbing ladders and scaffolds for

    The Experience You Will Bring


    • Experience in the construction industry
    • Experience reading and interpreting drawing details
    • Experience developing scope of work and schedules
    • Travel 25% of the time on average or as needed to job sites

    What Will Put You Ahead

    • Experience in P6 or Microsoft Project
    • Experience in using estimating software (InEight)
    • Knowledge of mass transfer equipment, fired equipment (boilers, burners, flares, VCU)
    • Knowledge of I&E

    Koch Engineered Solutions, part of the Koch Industries family of companies, is a dynamic network of businesses that work together to create an ecosystem of domain expertise. Increasing operational efficiency and safety. Reducing waste and emissions. The manufacturing challenges of today aren’t just about improving performance or practicing environmental stewardship, such as managing water and waste, reducing carbon emissions and increasing energy efficiency. They are about doing both, but better. That’s where you come in. We are a people company. It’s our people who bring the domain expertise and engineered solutions to our customers. Join our ranks and change the world.

    Our goal is for each employee, and their families, to live fulfilling and healthy lives. We provide essential resources and support to build and maintain physical, financial, and emotional strength - focusing on overall wellbeing so you can focus on what matters most. Our benefits plan includes - medical, dental, vision, flexible spending and health savings accounts, life insurance, ADD, disability, retirement, paid vacation/time off, educational assistance, and may also include infertility assistance, paid parental leave and adoption assistance. Specific eligibility criteria is set by the applicable Summary Plan Description, policy or guideline and benefits may vary by geographic region. If you have questions on what benefits apply to you, please speak to your recruiter.

    At Koch companies, we are entrepreneurs. This means we openly challenge the status quo, find new ways to create value and get rewarded for our individual contributions. Any compensation range provided for a role is an estimate determined by available market data. The actual amount may be higher or lower than the range provided considering each candidate’s knowledge, skills, abilities, and geographic location. If you have questions, please speak to your recruiter about the flexibility and detail of our compensation philosophy.

    Equal Opportunity Employer, including disability and protected veteran status.
    Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test.
    This employer uses E-Verify. Please visit the following website for additional information: www.kochcareers.com/doc/Everify.pdf


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