current openings

We are looking for an Estimator/Project Engineer

Are you looking for a career as an Estimator/Project Engineer? Are you self-motivated, a quick learner, driven, organized and possess excellent multi-tasking skills?


If you are, we are currently seeking an individual to fill an entry-level Estimator/Project Engineer position for our family owned and operated asphalt paving company in Lafayette, California.


Successful candidates will possess the following skills:

  • Knowledge of industry standard paving practices, including production rates, contractual documents, site plans and drawings, specifications, soil reports, etc.
  • Detail oriented with strong multi-tasking and organizational skills
  • Analyze and compile estimate data to ensure accurate and timely proposals/bids
  • Analyze and evaluate bidding risks and strategies before presenting proposals/bids
  • Review drawings, specifications and proposed project sites when requested to bid on projects as well as meet with homeowners, general contractors, vendors, etc.
  • Seek out alternative solutions to increase competitiveness of proposals/bids
  • Determine and coordinate all material, equipment and labor needs for each project
  • Coordination of all sub-contractors
  • Communicate clearly and concisely with clients, vendors, staff and crew
  • Safety Management
  • Engage and maintain healthy client/vendor relationships to increase estimate/bid opportunities in our local regional markets
  • Ability to travel to various Bay Area locations as needed
  • Must have excellent driving record

This is a full-time position with benefits.

Salary will be based upon experience.


Contact Jaclyn Wright at jaclyn@jvlucaspaving.net if you are interested in this opportunity.