Intermediate – Sr Estimator

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Intermediate - Sr Estimator

Winnipeg, MB

Permanent

Posted Date: 22/03/2022

Job ID: 9L433877322

Engineering & Technical

Our client, an established and successful General Contractor is looking for an estimating team member to join their established group. If you are looking to work with the best of the best; look no further. Your information will be handled with the utmost confidentiality, as we recognize the industry is small.

Perks & Benefits: 
  • Excellent compensation and benefits with the profit-sharing plan being offered

Responsibilities:
  • Leads medium-sized ($10-$25 million) estimates or a component of larger estimates
  • Conducts detailed analysis of the contract documents and specifications, to determine and validate overall project requirements, risks and opportunities
  • Completes full quantity take-off of all labour, equipment and materials for both self-perform and trade work required to complete the project as per contract documents
  • Identifies productivity impacts on projects and establishes a critical path schedule on the estimated milestone and completion timelines
  • Solicits pricing from subcontractors and suppliers for labour, equipment and materials
  • Undertakes regular trade correspondence to confirm bid intent and to clarify scopes of work, while contributing to updating and maintaining the trade contractor database
  • Completes final cost estimate of a project and produces a final tender submission for review and approval
  • Works with internal departments to develop a comprehensive submission package
  • Prepares final tender or Request for Proposals documents for submission
  • Reviews the project budget, schedule, and project execution plan and identifies any potential risks prior to the project starting and throughout its life cycle
  • Takes part in relationship management and business development
  • Other duties as required

Qualifications:
  • Diploma or Degree in engineering, architecture, estimating or construction management
  • Proven ability to lead pursuits over $10 million, and up to $25 million
  • Minimum four years experience in estimating with a focus in construction including buildings; civil estimating
  • Previous estimating experience with a general contractor and on-site experience would be required
  • Solid understanding of contracts, specifications, construction methods and procedures
  • Knowledge of key principles involved in bid preparation, including quantity, take-off procedures, project scheduling, sub-trade procurement, pricing and bid closing procedures
  • Ability to establish and maintain working relationships with stakeholders including the ability to solicit sub-trade partners and suppliers
  • Working knowledge of estimating software, advanced skills using Microsoft Office Suite and a strong aptitude for adopting new technology
  • Effective oral and written communication skills

Job ID: 9L433877322

If you are interested in this position and meet the qualifications, apply today! We thank all applicants; however, only those who are authorized to work in Canada or are selected for an interview will be contacted.  #LI-DNP

David Aplin Group, one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies, is an employment agency specializing in finding top talent for exceptional organizations across North America. There are no fees to apply to our jobs or engage with our recruiters to find a new career. Companies hire us to help them grow their teams. Visit our website to learn more: www.aplin.com

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