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Construction Estimator Posted on Feb 14, 2018 by OnTrack Engineering Ltd.

  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $36.50 hourly
  • Work Hours 35 to 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1 Vacancy
  • Closing Date Mar 16, 2018
Job Requirements

Employer

OnTrack Engineering Ltd.

Languages

English

Education

Bachelor's degree

Major Work Area

Quantity surveying

Experience

5 years or more

Business Equipment and Computer Applications

  • Scheduling packages
  • MS Excel
  • MS Word
  • Estimating packages

Additional Skills

Provide economic feasibility studies and preliminary estimates for proposed projects

Type of Experience

  • Mechanical construction
  • Structural engineering
  • Commercial and/or industrial construction

Specific Skills

  • Utilize quantity take-off procedures
  • Set up cost monitoring and reporting systems
  • Project cash flow and financing requirements
  • Prepare and maintain directory of supplies and trade contractors
  • Monitor and adjust contract expenditures
  • Prepare estimates of labour and/or material costs

Project Size Estimating Experience

  • $1,500,001 - $4,000,000
  • $100,001 - $500,000
  • $500,001 - $1,500,000
  • 0 - $100,000

Security and Safety

Criminal record check

Transportation/Travel Information

Willing to travel

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

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

Work Location Information

Willing to relocate

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.

By e-mail:

matt@ontrackpm.com

In Person

1804 Bayshore Rd S.W.
Calgary, Alberta T2V3M1

Advertised Until

Mar 16, 2018

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 Construction Estimator 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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