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Job Details

Junior Estimator - Construction

Posted on Mar 16, 2021 by West Point Roofing Inc.

  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $22.00 to $26.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date May 12, 2021
Job Requirements

Employer

West Point Roofing Inc.

Languages

English

Education

College/CEGEP

Major Work Area

Estimating

Experience

2 years to less than 3 years

Business Equipment and Computer Applications

  • Take-off packages
  • Spreadsheet
  • MS Excel
  • MS Word
  • Estimating packages
  • Database

Additional Skills

Read and interpret blueprints, maps, drawings and specifications

Type of Experience

  • Residential construction
  • Commercial and/or industrial construction

Specific Skills

  • Utilize quantity take-off procedures
  • Prepare estimates of labour and/or material costs

Security and Safety

  • Driving record check (abstract)
  • Criminal record check

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Hard hat

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own transportation
  • Willing to travel
  • Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Attention to detail
  • Tight deadlines

Personal Suitability

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

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

In Person:

9735-62 Avenue
Edmonton, Alberta T6E0E4
Between 07:00 AM and 05:00 PM

By Mail:

9735-62 Avenue
Edmonton, Alberta T6E0E4

Advertised Until

May 12, 2021

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

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