Estimator T&D in Indianapolis, IN at The L.E. Myers Co.

Date Posted: 7/16/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description


Do you have a good head for pulling together data and numbers? Do you thrive working with a varied amount of projects and a dynamic team environment? Are you organized and customer oriented? An exciting opportunity as an Estimator may be the job for you!  This position will be based in Indianapolis, IN and will require travel throughout the project territory. 


Estimators are responsible for cost estimates for various electrical transmission, distribution lines, and/or substation construction projects. This position is an integral part of the electrical construction process and ensures the company’s competitiveness, profitability, and growth. 

Established in 1891, The L.E. Myers Co. is recognized as a premier electrical contractor of large utility construction projects across the nation.

Why should you apply to be an Estimator for The L.E. Myers Co.? Our highly competitive benefits package is a great start! Our Estimators have excellent benefits including: medical, dental & vision insurance, paid vacation & holidays, company paid life insurance, a 401K and more!

If you were to ask our Estimators across the country why they like working for The L.E. Myers Co, chances are they would say, “whether you are a seasoned industry veteran or just starting out in your career, there’s a place for you at The L.E. Myers Co.” This diversity at all levels of our organization is the formula that builds stronger teams.

What are you waiting for, build yourself with us!


  • Preparation of complete cost estimates (labor and material) for electrical transmission line, distribution line and substation projects
  • Close coordination with Project Management and field personnel
  • Preparation of bills of material and other information for use by purchasing
  • Schedule and attend field walk-downs with customer, subcontractor, and construction personnel to understand and determine constructability requirements 
  • Compare various project documents for accuracy and consistency as well as perform project takeoffs
  • Additional duties as determined by management
  • Understand and comply with the Company’s Code of Business Conduct and Ethics and other industry-specific professional and ethical conduct standards, if applicable.

Job Requirements


  • Experience with estimating new construction, maintenance and retrofit projects within the electrical industry
  • Able to read and understand line construction, substation, structural, etc. plans and specifications to include blueprints, proposals and other documents as they relate to the electrical work
  • Knowledgeable with a variety of electrical materials and methods of installation
  • Computer literate and proficient with software such as Microsoft Office applications to include Word and Excel. Must be proficient in using Excel.
  • Excellent analytical, organizational, verbal, written, and communication skills 
  • Team player and able to work with various partners from start to finish 
  • Self-driven and able to stay on-task for extended periods of time


    Employee Benefits

    • Weekly pay via direct deposit or pay card
    • Comprehensive benefits package
      • Medical, dental, & vision
        • $15 weekly premium for employee only & employee plus family coverage
        • Low deductibles and out-of-pocket maximums
      • Flexible spending accounts
      • Company-paid short and long-term disability
      • Company-paid life and accidental death & dismemberment
      • Supplemental life and accidental death & dismemberment
      • Critical illness & accident plans
      • Identity theft protection
      • Group legal
      • Auto & homeowners
    • Generous 401(k) Plan
      • 100% match up to 6%; immediate vesting
      • Annual profit-sharing potential
    • Paid time off
      • Vacation
        • Tiered increases based on tenure with the company
      • Holidays (8 per year)
      • Sick time (as applicable)
    • Superior educational assistance program

    Competitive salary commensurate with experience. 

    Apply at:  If you require an accommodation to complete the online application, please call our Employment Hotline at 1-855-635-1321.

    MYR Group Inc. and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

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