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Estimator

Ref MAX8510 Job Posted 07/06/2018 Region Canada Location Toronto, Ontario Salary $75k - $100k + package Salary Band £60,000 to £149,999 TypePermanent Consultant Steve Thomas

An opportunity has arisen for an Estimator to work in Toronto on major build and infrastructure projects. You will be joining a world class construction consultancy and join a strong established team, reporting into the Lead Estimator.

Project Details

You will work on a large variety of projects including building, civils and infrastructure.

Responsibilities and Duties

- Taking a supporting role in estimating interfacing with the client and other consultants, at all project stages
- Support the development of cost estimates for various scopes associated with civil and rail projects
- Support the technical input to challenge/test designs, methodologies proposed for projects
- Provide support to the post contract change management assessment process
- Interfacing with the client and other consultants, at all project stages
- Identifying and acting upon opportunities to improve estimating procedures, templates and products and hence improve the service provided to clients
- Assisting in research related to construction market conditions throughout Canada, including analysis of official published data as it pertains to commission requirements
- Attendance at Client and Business Development Events
- Knowledge management – Ensuring that key information and learning generated from each commission is inputted into internal databases and shared

Desired Skills and Experience

- Experience at delivering estimating functions within large infrastructure projects
- An appreciation of civil and rail infrastructure projects
- Experience of working within the consultancy sector

Qualifications/Educational Requirements

- Solid experience working as an estimator
- A recognized relevant university degree
- Membership in relevant professional organization is preferred
- IT literate in Excel, Word, and Power Point

Employing Company Overview and Profile

The company are a global consultancy in the construction and infrastructure sector.

Additional Benefits Package and Incentives

The company offer a very competitive salary and package.

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