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Job Details

Junior Estimator - Construction

Posted on Apr 29, 2021 by Cansav Construction Ltd.

  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $2,800.00 to $3,200.00 monthly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date May 13, 2021
Job Requirements

Employer

Cansav Construction Ltd.

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Major Work Area

Estimating

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

Civil engineering technology¿(CVT)

Education

  • Some college/CEGEP/vocational or technical training
  • Some university
  • Not required
  • Completion of college/CEGEP/vocational or technical training
  • Completion of high school
  • Completion of university

Experience

Experience an asset

Business Equipment and Computer Applications

  • MS Excel
  • MS Word
  • MS Outlook

Computer Systems

CAE - computer-aided engineering

Additional Skills

  • Operate CADD and other computer software systems
  • Estimate costs and materials

Area of Specialization

  • Water resources
  • Highways and transportation
  • Construction design and supervision

Type of Industry Experience

Pipelines

Transportation Specialization

Roads and highways

Security and Safety

  • Bondable
  • Criminal record check
  • Confidential security clearance
  • Basic security clearance

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Hard hat

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own transportation
  • Valid driver's licence
  • Public transportation is available

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Attention to detail
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Tight deadlines

Civil Engineering Experience

  • Sewers and sewage treatment facilities
  • Buildings and structures

Personal Suitability

  • Initiative
  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Client focus
  • Judgement
  • Organized

Civil Engineering Technologists Specific Skills

Prepare project schedules


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.

By e-mail:

cansav@gmail.com

Advertised Until

May 13, 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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