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Job Details

Senior Estimator - Construction

Employer

Chandos Construction Ltd.

Date Posted

May 08, 2024

Languages

English
  • Location Work from home
  • Earnings $120,000.00 to $140,000.00 annually (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 37.5 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date May 22, 2024
Job Requirements

Employer

Chandos Construction Ltd.

Languages

English

Education

  • Other trades certificate or diploma
  • or equivalent experience

Work setting

Nuclear station

Tasks

  • Prepare estimates for general expenses and overheads
  • Read and interpret blueprints, maps, drawings and specifications

Computer and technology knowledge

  • MS Excel
  • MS Word

Type of experience

  • Civil
  • Commercial and/or industrial construction
  • Industrial construction
  • Institutional construction
  • Contractors

Project size estimating experience

  • $4,000,001 - $8,000,000
  • $8,000,001 +

Type of industry experience

Industrial/commercial/institutional (ICI) construction

Experience

5 years or more

Workplace information

Virtual job

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Health care plan
  • Vision care benefits

Financial benefits

  • Bonus
  • Stocks/shares

Other benefits

  • Deferred Profit Sharing Plan (DPSP)
  • Other benefits

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Interest Codes & Abilities
The Senior Estimator - Construction 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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