Employment Opportunities

In order to apply for an available position, please send your resume by mail, email, or fax.  For all eligible positions, we offer competitive benefit package including paid vacation, holidays, medical, dental insurance, and 401(k).

Plote Construction Inc.
Attn: HR Dept.
1100 Brandt Drive
Hoffman Estates, IL 60192
Fax: (847)628-6113

As well as the positions below, Plote Construction is constantly seeking experienced construction professionals to help us fulfill our mission. We are currently recruiting individuals with skills in the following areas:

Project Engineer
Project Manager

Please submit your cover letter and resume to: hrdept@plote.com


The Estimator will support and work with management, operations and estimating staff in the review of project plans, and specifications. The Estimator shall have extensive knowledge of construction means and methods, costs and engineering principles. Qualified individuals will have estimating experience with heavy highway and commercial projects and posses the ability to produce hard dollar cost estimates for both public and private civil construction projects.

Major Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Read and comprehend contract specifications and drawings, assess project risks.
  • Perform accurate detailed take off of quantities from drawings utilizing take off software.
  • Calculate labor, equipment and materials costs required for detailed cost estimate.
  • Create unit price cost estimate utilizing HCSS software program.
  • Communicate and solicit pricing from suppliers and subcontractors as required for bidding. Prepare bid packages. Compare and analyze competitive subcontractor and supplier bids.

Additional Responsibilities

  • Provide pre-bid cost budgets.
  • Work with project management staff with both bid handoff and ongoing construction change order costing.
  • Develop progress schedules associated with bid activities.
  • Analysis job cost information.
  • Attend industry and client meetings and visit job sites.

Corporate Assistant Controller

Major Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Oversee the Payroll Department and the preparation of weekly payroll.
  • Oversee Accounts Payable Department and related payments to vendors.
  • Oversee the accounts receivable function of PCI.
  • Responsible for account analysis, Balance Sheet and Income statement.
  • Assist with preparation of internal & external Financial Statements reporting on a monthly, quarterly& annual basis.

Additional Responsibilities

  • Coordinate monthly close and ensure all review notes are cleared.
  • Assist with the development of staff/ training.
  • Coordinate internal and external audits.
  • Review fixed asset additions, deletion and monthly leases.
  • Ensure accuracy of all union reporting and related check requests and account reconcilliations.