logo

View all jobs

Senior Estimator

Mississauga, Ontario · Construction/Facilities
Position: Construction Estimator (Senior)
Job type: Permanent full-time
Location: Mississauga, ON
Reporting directly to the Director of Preconstruction, the Senior Construction Estimator is part of the estimating and sales team developing project leads, obtaining and submitting request for proposals and qualifications and proceeding with the development of accurate bids for competitive tenders on construction projects.

Some of the responsibilities of the Senior Construction Estimator include:
  • Searching leads for proposal and bid opportunities
  • Assist in the preparation of project prequalification with clients
  • Maintain the cost estimating and subcontractor databases up to date
  • Assist in the prequalification of subcontractors and suppliers
  • Fully understand scope of works and evaluation risks on projects
  • Perform quantity take-offs from plans and drawings
  • Solicit bid prices from subcontractors and suppliers prior to closing a tender
  • Prepare preliminary construction schedule prior to tender closing
  • Assist the estimating team during tender closings
  • Maintain excellent working relationships with subcontractors, suppliers, clients, and consultants.

Candidates should:
  • Hold a College or University degree in Construction or Engineering
  • Have between 7-10 years construction estimating experience in the Canadian market
  • Have excellent knowledge of the local market conditions and have an established network of subcontractors and suppliers
  • Have excellent understanding of the construction industry and construction management processes
  • Have excellent communication skills in English (oral and written)
  • Be able to read, understand and interpret plans, drawings, sketches, and contract specifications
  • Have superior working knowledge of MS Office suite, including Word, Excel, and Outlook
  • Have estimating experience with On-Screen Takeoff, Bluebeam, Timberline, or similar estimating software

Employment Benefits
  • Competitive employee compensation
  • Health, Dental, Vision and Disability benefits program
  • Employee Family Assistance Program
  • Matching RRSP program
  • Profit sharing
  • Performance and merit-based recognition
  • On the job training
  • Health and Wellness (flexible hours, working from home opportunities)
  • Education reimbursement program
  • Professional and career development opportunities

Thank you for your interest in this job posting.
We look forward to hearing from you.

TalentSphere Staffing Solutions
talentsphere.ca

Canada
Toronto: 416.900.3435
Calgary: 403.910.9222
Edmonton: 587.333.7929
Kelowna: 250.448.8880
Montreal: 438.448.4300
Mississauga: 905.919.3688
Ottawa: 613.783.1441
Vancouver: 778.807.9777
Victoria: 250.294.8095
Winnipeg: 204.285.3905

International Offices
USA Toll-Feee: 1855.900.3435
USA - Dallas   469.498.2002
 Recruitment Services - TalentSphere 

More Openings

Architectural Technologist
Territory Sales

Share This Job

Powered by