Trade Contractor Estimator - Construction
EmployerAB Weeping Tiles
Date PostedJuly 08, 2021
Location Edmonton, AB
Earnings $34.57 hourly
Work Hours 30 to 40 hours per week
Position Permanent Full Time
Vacancies 1  Vacancy
Closing Date Aug 23, 2021
AB Weeping Tiles
- Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
- or equivalent experience
Major Work Area
- Quantity surveying
1 year to less than 2 years
Business Equipment and Computer Applications
- Scheduling packages
- Estimating packages
Operate CADD and other computer software systems
Type of Experience
- Institutional construction
- Structural engineering
- Commercial and/or industrial construction
- Advise on tendering procedures
- Utilize quantity take-off procedures
- Set up cost monitoring and reporting systems
- Prepare estimates for general expenses and overheads
- Prepare master format estimates (Class A)
- Prepare elemental format estimates (Classes B, C, D)
- Prepare and maintain directory of supplies and trade contractors
- Estimate pre-contract costs
- 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
Project Size Estimating Experience
$500,001 - $1,500,000
Valid driver's licence
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
- Attention to detail
- Tight deadlines
- Team player
- Excellent oral communication
- Excellent written communication
- Client focus
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.
Aug 23, 2021
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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
Interest in analyzing information to examine tenders and recommend tender awards, and to prepare economic feasibility studies on changes and adjustments to cost estimates
Interest in negotiating contracts; and in managing and co-ordinating construction projects and preparing construction progress schedules
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