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Material Estimator Posted on Apr 09, 2018 by MARCOR WOODWORK LTD

  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $4,000.00 to $5,000.00 monthly
  • Work Hours 44 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1 Vacancy
  • Closing Date Apr 23, 2018
Job Requirements

Employer

MARCOR WOODWORK LTD

Languages

English

Education

College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 1 year to 2 years

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

Driver's License

Education

Completion of college/CEGEP/vocational or technical training

Experience

3 years to less than 5 years

Business Equipment and Computer Applications

  • Take-off packages
  • Estimating packages
  • Material requirements planning (MRP) system

Additional Skills

Read blueprints, written specifications and production drawings

Area of Specialization

Estimating

Specific Skills

  • Utilize quantity take-off procedures
  • Prepare estimates for general expenses and overheads
  • Estimate materials and labour required for production
  • Estimate pre-contract costs
  • Provide customer service
  • Prepare estimates of labour and/or material costs

Security and Safety

Basic security clearance

Transportation/Travel Information

Own transportation

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Attention to detail
  • 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.

Advertised Until

Apr 23, 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 Material Estimator is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Production Clerks
METHODICAL

Interest in co-ordinating and monitoring the movements of parts, supplies and materials within establishments; and in ensuring that supplies, materials and products are shipped and received on schedule

INNOVATIVE

Interest in operating computerized systems to prepare and maintain reports on the progress of work, materials used, rates of production and other production information; and in co-ordinating activities between warehouses and production floors or construction sites

social

Interest in speaking with other production clerks, warehouse, production and construction supervisors, and purchasing and inventory clerks at regular meetings

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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