Construction Estimator Posted on Apr 12, 2018 by Standard Roofing & Exteriors Ltd.
Location Grande Prairie, AB
Earnings $50,000.00 to $65,000.00 annually
Work Hours 40 hours per week
Position Permanent Full Time
Vacancies 1 Vacancy
Closing Date May 12, 2018
Standard Roofing & Exteriors Ltd.
Secondary (high) school graduation certificate or equivalent experience
Major Work Area
Experience an asset
Business Equipment and Computer Applications
Read and interpret blueprints, maps, drawings and specifications
Type of Experience
- Advise on tendering procedures
- Utilize quantity take-off procedures
- Prepare estimates for general expenses and overheads
- 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
- $100,001 - $500,000
- 0 - $100,000
Security and Safety
Driving record check (abstract)
Steel-toed safety boots
- Own vehicle
- Valid driver's licence
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
- Fast-paced environment
- Work under pressure
- Attention to detail
- Ability to distinguish between colours
- Combination of sitting, standing, walking
- 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.
May 12, 2018
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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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