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Niagara, Ontario · Construction/Facilities
Estimator - Job Description

Our client is currently seeking to grow our Team with the addition of an Estimator who is seasoned at preparing and submitting project estimates, in a fast-paced environment.
Candidates who can illustrate a keen knowledge of the estimating process as it relates to a GC, and who can work collaboratively and independently work towards corporate goals will be prioritized.

A Team player who is accurate and can prepare competitive pricing is paramount to the role. You understand the various sub-trade pricing and you can perform quantity take-offs to test your hypothesis.

You will report directly to the President, but you will work closely with Business Development personnel, and you are capable to lead the Team into a competitive bid.
Relationships, relationships, relationships…. you understand the importance of relationships with clients, architects, engineers, trades, and most importantly your co-workers.

The Role:
  • Continuously Hunt for new project opportunities, tenders, prequalification's
  • Build data-base and update regularly
  • Manage your department Team members
  • Analyze Project “Instruction to bidders”, drawings and specifications
  • Manage the bonds and insurances where required
  • Familiarize yourself with the site
  • Manage the trade invitation process
  • Build your estimate; provide accurate quantities where necessary
  • Arrange resources to assist in closing
  • Close the job
  • File for future use, Follow-up, Analyze your results, Make notes for improvements
  • Where successful, manage the “hand-off” process to Project Management
  • Participate on the Executive Team
  • Assist with project planning
  • Assist with estimating Change Orders

$100k & up - plus performance bonus (depending on candidate’s experience)

  • RSP matching
  • Executive Health Benefits
  • Parking pass
  • Business casual dress
  • Great Company Culture
  • Mon – Fri
  • 8 hour days

  • Minimum undergraduate degree; masters degree will have preference
  • 5 years of ICI experience

Thank you for your interest in this job posting.

We look forward to hearing from you.

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