Role details

Lead ICI Estimator

Toronto   •   CA$130,000 - CA$150,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Lead ICI Estimator
  • Construction, Commercial

About Our Client

Our client is a property developer in need of a Lead ICI Estimator. Commensurate with experience, they are offering competitive compensation packages to the candidate who possesses the necessary technical and interpersonal skills for the job!

Job Description

  • Organize estimating team to review plans and specifications, prepare bids, select vendors and/or subcontractors and determine cost effectiveness
  • Prepare discipline estimates by calculating complete quantity takeoff's of work, ensuring thorough, timely and accurate estimates, proposals and bid documents
  • Perform risk and contract management responsibilities as required
  • Work with designers during the pursuit, to optimize the design and review for constructability
  • Review design options and recommend best solution based on cost, engineering quality, or availability of materials
  • Monitor client addendum and advise the estimating team on changes during the estimate period
  • Review list of work to be performed by subcontractors
  • Review final estimate
  • Partner with other estimators to turn project over to production team
  • Follow awarded contracts as assigned - may include estimating extra work items, change orders, credits etc., and advise on major changes in scope of work
  • Monitor actual cost to estimated cost
  • Upon project completion, conduct debriefing with estimating, engineering and production teams to discuss positive and negative aspects of the project
  • Keep up to date with the latest construction methods, technology and materials, search and analyze options for most effective means and methods of construction
  • Assist department head with performance reviews

The Successful Applicant

  • Minimum of 10+ years experience in an estimating capacity
  • Thorough understanding with applied knowledge of construction earthwork, structures, paving, underground, and grading practices on large scale, high-profile and complex ICI projects
  • Knowledge and understanding of union agreements and prevailing wage issues.
  • Demonstrated decision making skills with the ability to work in a high production environment with a high degree of success
  • Demonstrated ability to think "outside of the box" and conceptualize and implement creative solutions to complex engineering problems
  • Previous experience in leading, developing and mentoring other team members and junior estimators
  • Demonstrating accuracy at all times, you will come with a proven background in successful project awards on bids you have led across the heavy civil market
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

What's on Offer

  • Commensurate with relevant experience

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