Establishes and/ or works with established priorities and develops and implements a comprehensive schedule ensuring accurate sequencing and resource allocation to meet strategic project goals.
Prepare and or coordinate the preparation of estimates.
Identifies both the inherent risk and revenue opportunities.
Solicits pricing from the subcontractors and is involved in closing the tender.
Supervise the work of more junior estimators.
Develop strong conceptual estimating skills – able to foresee issues and understand the big picture and what implications if any there are to the project
Delegate responsibility to team members with an intent to foster the long-term development of others through mentorship.
Establishes and maintains a professional network of key contacts and subcontractors.
Assists subcontractors with pricing activities and is responsive to trade questions and concerns in order to continue to foster key relationships
Proficient knowledge of construction practices, materials and methods.
Comprehensive understanding of how subcontractors bid projects based on knowledge of scope of work for all divisions.
Ability to assist with bid closing process based on experience level.
Ability to understand and interpret contract documents, shop drawings, and specifications as they relate to the company, the client and all subcontractors including scope of work, exclusions, clauses, and limitations.
A strong understanding of how to incorporate addendums into existing estimates
University Degree or College Diploma in Civil Engineering, Engineering Technology/Architecture or Construction Management.
PQS Designation an asset.
Minimum of 7+ Years Industry Experience.
Experience in leading a small team of estimators in lump sum or budgeting exercises.
Must have conceptual estimating experience
Has a thorough understanding of all tendering procedures and a strong track record.
Can estimate any project from start to finish with minimal guidance from Chief Estimator.
Will supervise and provide guidance to the junior / intermediate Estimators
Conceptual estimating is a must, as well as lump sum.
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Job Order: DA-1557
Job Description: Independently leads the management process of multiple and concurrent construction projects with limited guidance through prioritizing project activities and exercising influence over project team Sets priorities, allocates tasks and coordinates project staff to meet project targets and milestones Plans and prepares, maintains and updates construction projects and...
Job Descriptions: Independently leads the management process of multiple and concurrent construction projects with limited guidance through prioritizing project activities and exercising influence over project team Sets priorities, allocates tasks and coordinates project staff to meet project targets and milestones Plans and prepares, maintains and updates construction projects and schedules in...
Job Descriptions: Respond to internal and external client inquiries for costing of project work Undertake estimates ranging from order of magnitude to Class A estimates Prepare detailed estimates, quantity takeoffs and visit potential work sites as required Undertake preconstruction development, including project scope and critical path scheduling, and identify the associated risks/issues ...
Job Description: Assist with preparation of conceptual, schematic, and design development budgets Provide assistance with development of historical cost data for budgeting and cost planning Provide assistance with value management analysis for project cost controls Assist with development of detailed and conceptual quantity take-offs for budget and trade negotiations Assist with change order...
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