Daria Tkach
Langley, British Columbia
Job Posted
Live: Interviewing now

An exciting Estimator position for a reputable and expanding construction company based in Langley, British Columbia.

Estimator role will be to manage estimates on industrial, commercial, and residential projects.

This is a great opportunity to advance your career with a rapidly growing organisation.

Project Details

Estimator will be responsible for managing estimates on new projects while working closely with other team members, consultants, and trades to provide high-quality take-offs and estimates.

You will be preparing estimates for industrial, commercial, and multi-family residential projects and tenant improvements.

You will be working closely with Pre-Construction and Development Departments in a great team environment.

The working schedule will be Monday to Friday, 8.30 am to 5.00 pm.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Generate comprehensive project estimates based on conceptual drawings and minimal information.
  • Review estimates with project stake holders
  • Attend pre-tender site visits as required.
  • Review drawings and specifications for completeness.
  • Prepare tender documents for projects.
  • Identify and propose project risk and cost mitigation as well as the potential for project opportunities and cost savings.
  • Provide clear, detailed quantity take-offs.
  • Assemble accurate and well-organized estimates and proposals in a timely manner
  • Complete Budgeting and Scheduling for projects.
  • Organize sub-contractors’ quotations, ensure quotes meet contract documents and scope of work, filling in any gaps that may exist.
  • Maintain and expand sub-trade relationships and ensure trade list is updated regularly.

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience as an estimator or estimating-related experience building/developing construction management
  • Previous experience estimating projects into the $ 40 million range.
  • A proven ability to comprehend tender documents, specifications, and drawings, with an understanding of contractual requirements.
  • Detailed understanding of all construction scopes of work.
  • General construction knowledge: understanding of specifications, materials, and methods and procedures gained through site visits or on-site experience.
  • Knowledge of key principles involved in bid preparation, including quantity takeoff procedures, trade contractor procurement, interdepartmental functions, pricing, and bid-closing procedures.
  • Exceptional communication skills.
  • Strong spreadsheet and database skills.

Qualifications/Educational Requirements

  • Post-secondary education with college diploma or degree related to Construction Management, Quantity Surveying and/or estimating.

Employing Company Overview and Profile

This employer is an all-in-one construction company providing design, permitting, preconstruction, and construction management for industrial and commercial developments in Langley, British Columbia, Canada.  

They have a friendly team environment that encourages and supports personal and professional growth. Hard-working staff can benefit from bonuses and long-term career prospects.

Additional Benefits Package and Incentives

  • Salary is Negotiable based on skills and experience.
  • 20 days of vacation
  • Gym membership
  • Group health and dental benefits
  • Company phone
  • Opportunities for professional growth and career progression

Recommend this job to a friend

and get a £500-£1000 cash reward for successful matches.

Recommend a friend