Estimator Construction - Toronto Tapers

Date Posted: Sep 11, 2022

Job Detail


Overview

Languages

English

Education

  • Bachelors degree
  • or equivalent experience
  • Architecture (BArch BA BS BSc MArch MA MS MSc PhD)
  • Architectural technology/technician
  • Civil engineering general
  • Structural engineering
  • Civil engineering other
  • Construction engineering

Experience

2 years to less than 3 years

Work setting

  • Estimating

Responsibilities

Tasks

  • Prepare estimates of labour and/or material costs
  • Read and interpret blueprints maps drawings and specifications
  • Utilize quantity take-off procedures
  • Liaise consult and communicate with engineers architects owners contractors and subcontractors on changes and adjustments to cost estimates

Credentials

Certificates licences memberships and courses 

  • Gold Seal Membership in the Canadian Construction Association
  • Occupational Health and Safety Certificate
  • Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) Certificate

Experience and specialization

Computer and Technology Knowledge

  • Estimating packages
  • Take-off packages
  • Scheduling packages
  • Database
  • MS Excel

Type of experience

  • Civil
  • Commercial and/or industrial construction
  • Structural engineering

Project size estimating experience

  • 0 - $100000
  • $1500001 - $4000000
  • $4000001 - $8000000
  • $8000001 +

Additional information

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Attention to detail

Personal suitability

  • Client focus
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Flexibility
  • Organized
  • Team player

Benefits

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Health care plan
  • Paramedical services coverage
  • Vision care benefits

Financial benefits

  • As per collective agreement
  • Gasoline paid
  • Mileage paid

Long term benefits

  • Group insurance benefits

Other benefits

  • Free parking available
  • Learning/training paid by employer
  • Paid time off (volunteering or personal days)
  • Team building opportunities