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Job Details

Construction Estimator

Employer

Select People Solutions

Date Posted

June 08, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Lethbridge, AB
  • Earnings $65,000.00 to $95,000.00 annually (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Jul 08, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

Select People Solutions

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Major Work Area

Estimating

Experience

3 years to less than 5 years

Business Equipment and Computer Applications

MS Excel

Additional Skills

Read and interpret blueprints, maps, drawings and specifications

Type of Experience

Commercial and/or industrial construction

Specific Skills

  • Set up cost monitoring and reporting systems
  • Prepare estimates for general expenses and overheads
  • Prepare estimates of labour and/or material costs
  • Liaise, consult and communicate with engineers, architects, owners, contractors and subcontractors on changes and adjustments to cost estimates

Security and Safety

Driving record check (abstract)

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Vehicle supplied by employer
  • Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Work under pressure
  • Attention to detail

Personal Suitability

  • Flexibility
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Client focus
  • Organized

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Interest Codes & Abilities
The Construction Estimator is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

Construction Estimators
METHODICAL

Interest in establishing and maintaining tendering processes, in setting up cost monitoring and reporting systems and procedures, and in preparing and maintaining directories of suppliers, contractors and subcontractors

INNOVATIVE

Interest in analyzing information to examine tenders and recommend tender awards, and to prepare economic feasibility studies on changes and adjustments to cost estimates

DIRECTIVE

Interest in negotiating contracts; and in managing and co-ordinating construction projects and preparing construction progress schedules

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 

It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective, and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes for this NOC group is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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