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construction cost estimator


Source: Job Bank

Location

Grassie, ON
L0R1M0

Salary

$37.00 hourly

Additional Information

  • Education: College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 1 year to 2 years
  • Experience: 2 years to less than 3 years

Work setting

  • Estimating

Tasks

  • Prepare estimates of labour and/or material costs
  • Operate CADD and other computer software systems
  • Prepare estimates for general expenses and overheads
  • Read and interpret blueprints, maps, drawings and specifications
  • Project cash flow and financing requirements
  • Create and submit estimate reports, quote sheets and bids forms
  • Advise on tendering procedures
  • Analyze tenders and recommend awards
  • Set up cost monitoring and reporting systems
  • Monitor and adjust contract expenditures
  • Prepare and maintain directory of supplies and trade contractors
  • Liaise, consult and communicate with engineers, architects, owners, contractors and subcontractors on changes and adjustments to cost estimates

Computer and technology knowledge

  • Spreadsheet
  • MS Excel
  • MS Word

Type of experience

  • Civil

Project size estimating experience

  • $1,500,001 - $4,000,000

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Tight deadlines
  • Attention to detail

Personal suitability

  • Excellent written communication
  • Flexibility
  • Organized
  • Team player
  • Work Term: Permanent
  • Work Language: English
  • Hours: 30 hours per week

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