Junior Estimator - Construction Posted on Mar 08, 2018 by Walser Contracting Ltd
Location Edmonton, AB
Earnings $140.00 to $250.00 daily
Work Hours 40 hours per week
Position Permanent Full Time
Vacancies 1 Vacancy
Closing Date May 16, 2018
Walser Contracting Ltd
Other trades certificate or diploma
Major Work Area
Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)
- First Aid Certificate
- Driver's License
- CPR Certificate
7 months to less than 1 year
Provide economic feasibility studies and preliminary estimates for proposed projects
- Advise on tendering procedures
- Utilize quantity take-off procedures
- Prepare estimates for general expenses and overheads
- Prepare master format estimates (Class A)
- Monitor and adjust contract expenditures
- Estimate pre-contract costs
- Analyze tenders and recommend awards
- Prepare estimates of labour and/or material costs
Project Size Estimating Experience
Security and Safety
- Criminal record check
- Steel-toed safety boots
- Hard hat
- Own transportation
- Own vehicle
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
- Fast-paced environment
- Work under pressure
- Handling heavy loads
- Attention to detail
- Ability to distinguish between colours
- Sound discrimination
- Combination of sitting, standing, walking
- Standing for extended periods
- Tight deadlines
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 16, 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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