Job Description

Our client is a well renowned General Contractor in the GTA they’re looking for an Estimator as they’re growing rapidly. The person will have direct contact with the owners and have ample room for growth. They are looking for a go getter with a solid work ethic to join their team

Your tasks as a senior estimator:

  • Quantity take-offs and cost estimates for upcoming bid projects and current projects
  • Assistance as needed in the tendering processes
  • Soliciting subcontractors, suppliers and specified manufacturers
  • Review of project specifications and drawings for upcoming projects and develop a winning strategy during tender
  • Distributing and maintaining control of bid documents and attending the site visits
  • Assisting in the presentation of the estimate/proposal when required
  • Setup and preparation of pre-qualification proposals
  • Setup, preparation, generation of RFIs, Shop Drawings, Construction Schedules, Meeting Minutes, quotations for changes to contract, Document Control indexing and filing systems, Operations and Maintenance Manuals, As-built Drawings
  • Deliveries and pickups to be arranged if and as required
  • Setup and filing as needed for the above-mentioned tasks
  • Assist Project Managers, and Site Superintendents in Contract Administration of projects
  • Work as a team player within the office environment
  • Prepare a construction schedule, monitor and forecast the schedule and costs throughout the project
  • Job costing reporting

The required qualifications for the senior estimator position:

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or Construction related field or QS or PQS Certification
  • Estimating experience and knowledge of techniques & cost control
  • 5-15 proven experience taking ownership and leading in the preparation of an estimate / proposal, including identifying risk and opportunities, and maintaining a win strategy

Don’t miss this opportunity, apply now!