JOBS

Sr. Estimator (low rise)

Toronto (ON) Both (on-site & remote)
Opportunity Number: 2067667
DurationSalary
PermanentFrom: $90,000.00
IndustrySpecialization
ConstructionConstruction & Property Management
LanguageSecurity Clearance
English verbal and writtenNot required
Start PeriodDate Posted
ASAPFriday, December 3, 2021
Job Description

We are currently seeking for a SENIOR ESTIMATOR in Low Rise Construction for one of our well established Construction & Property Management client. This position is full time, permanent basis, onsite which includes a very competitive salary with a full range of benefits. The ideal candidate will bring along a minimum of 5 years of relevant experience in low-rise construction management.



Roles and Responsibilities

  • Prepares construction cost estimates from initial design to final working drawings;
  • Reviews drawings and create Value Engineering list for all projects;
  • Prepare scopes of work for all trades and review with Contracts Manager and Construction Manager;
  • Prepare bidders list and review with Contracts Manager and Construction Manager;
  • Prepares and manages Tender Packages which includes scopes of work and tender documentation for the trades;
  • Follow up with trades during the tendering process to ensure bids will be submitted on time and that any questions that need to be answered are;
  • Prepares the tender analysis based on submitted bids from the trades;
  • Follows up with trades if information is missing from their bid;
  • Reviews Tender Analysis with Contracts Manager;
  • Meets with trade contractors and as part of the contract award procedure; reviews scope of work, prepares minutes and letter of intent;
  • Prepares, reviews and edits contract documents and contract amendments;
  • Other duties within the scope, spirit and purpose of the job, as requested by Contracts Manager


Qualifications and Experience
  • A minimum of five (5) years of relevant work experience in Low-rise construction management as an Estimator
  • Knowledge of residential construction (low and mid-rise residential), Occupational Health and Safety Act
  • Post-Secondary Education either a University Degree (Civil Engineering, Architectural or Engineering degree or related discipline) or a College Diploma (Construction Management, Civil Engineering Technologist or related discipline)
Must have:

  • Personal vehicle
  • On Screen Takeoff computer programming is an asset
Nice to have:

  • Microsoft Office (Word, Excel), Outlook
  • Communication skills (listening, verbal and written)
  • Strategic Thinking
  • Green Initiatives (LEED and Energy Star)
  • Attention to detail
  • Organizational skills
  • Team player
  • Leadership skills to coach Estimators
  • Creative skills
  • Proven analytical skills

Education and Certifications

Minimum education required: University Degree or College Diploma

Please send resume to Melanie@altisrecruitment.com

We’re an equal opportunities employer committed to increasing diversity and inclusion in today’s workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. Minorities, women, LGBTQ candidates, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. If you require an accommodation, please review our accessibility policy and reach out to our accessibility officer with any questions.
Merci de l’intérêt que vous manifestez pour ce poste. La description du poste nous a été fournie en anglais par notre client. Si vous souhaitez passer l’entrevue avec nous en français ou fournir votre CV en français, nous vous confierons à une personne de notre équipe qui parle français.

Opportunity Number: 2067667

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