Junior Estimator - Construction Posted on Feb 09, 2018 by Phoenix Fence Corp
Location Edmonton, AB
Earnings $17.50 to $21.00 hourly
Work Hours 40 to 50 hours per week
Position Permanent Full Time
Vacancies 2 Vacancies
Closing Date Feb 23, 2018
Phoenix Fence Corp
Secondary (high) school graduation certificate or equivalent experience
Major Work Area
7 months to less than 1 year
Business Equipment and Computer Applications
- MS Word
- Estimating packages
- MS Office
- MS Outlook
- Read and interpret blueprints, maps, drawings and specifications
- Operate CADD and other computer software systems
Type of Experience
- Residential construction
- Commercial and/or industrial construction
- Estimate costs of installing and maintaining equipment or service
- Promote sales to existing clients
- Assess client's needs and resources and recommend the appropriate goods or services
- Prepare estimates of labour and/or material costs
Project Size Estimating Experience
0 - $100,000
Security and Safety
- 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
- Standing for extended periods
- Tight deadlines
- Manufacturing and industrial products
- Construction materials, tools and equipment
- Effective interpersonal skills
- 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.
Feb 23, 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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