Role details

Senior Estimator

Mississauga   •   CA$90,000 - CA$100,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Senior Estimator
  • Construction

About Our Client

Our client is a reputable General Contractor in the Western GTA who is in need of Senior Estimator for upcoming roadwork projects.

Job Description

  • Working with the Chief Estimator, this role is responsible for preparing and overseeing all aspects of the estimate/tender/RFP/ RFQ / RFT or other form of bid documentation
  • Reviews proposal specifications and drawings to determine scope of work
  • Prepares detailed estimates for all facets of the planned scope
  • Maintains files of working documents as backup for estimate figures including current information on supplier pricing
  • Obtains Sub Contractor pricing as required
  • Obtains material & equipment rental pricing as required
  • Ensures consistency and quality of estimates in reporting to operations, management and client
  • Continuously upgrades/improves and enhances software used for estimating
  • Accountable and responsible for accuracy and completeness of assigned estimates
  • References historical costs and production to current cost estimates for continuous improvement
  • Completes post bid analysis as required

The Successful Applicant

  • Clear and thorough understanding of how to prepare a cost estimate and quantity takeoff
  • Clear and professional interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to deal effectively with all levels within different functional areas of the company as well as external customers
  • Exceptional analytical, planning and organizational skills
  • Proven decision making competence
  • Expertise in Excel and MS office programs such as MS Project
  • 5 years experience in estimation of road works projects

What's on Offer

  • Competitive compensation package commensurate with experience

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