Interstates Project Estimator Intern in Sioux Center, Iowa

Project Estimator Intern

City/TownSioux Center



Interstates is growing, and we are currently seeking a Project Estimator Intern to join our Estimating Team for our Sioux Center or Sioux Falls offices. The Project Estimator Intern will be responsible for estimating electrical industrial automation projects. Interstates seeks ambitious, innovative individuals with the ability to grow and maintain value-added relationships with our team and external customers.

Primary Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Review and analyze bid specifications, bid drawings and all other bid documents to prepare estimates

  • Consult with clients and vendors to prepare estimates

  • Developing detailed scope of work for proposal documents

  • Building complete estimates of project costs using pricing tools

  • Responsible for communications and collaboration with internal team members concerning the estimates

  • Other duties may be assigned

Education and/or Experience:

  • Pursuing an Associates Degree in Instrumentation, SCADA, PLC/HMI, Mechatronics, or other technical degree

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Excel and Word

  • Knowledge of industrial process automation equipment and systems

  • Knowledge of electrical systems

Preferred Skills:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication

  • Ability to read CAD drawings and P&IDs

  • Excellent relationship building skills

  • Possesses sound judgement skills, attention to detail, and the ability to prioritize work

Travel: This position is located in our Sioux Center or Sioux Falls office. Travel will be less than 10%.

Interstates is an Equal Opportunity/AA Employer and provides a drug free work environment.