Senior Estimator - Buildings
Montréal, Québec, Canada
3d ago

We are Pomerleau. And you could be too.

Pomerleau is recognized as one of Canada’s leaders in theconstruction industry, in the institutional, commercial, industrial and civilengineering sectors.

Clients benefit from our expertise as general contractor,construction manager, project manager and design-builder.

Pomerleau believes in delivering excellence. Every Pomerleau employee upholdsthis value, leading to the achievement of superior results in every sectorwhere we do business.

Pomerleau : proud individuals who share a vision and arepassionate about what they do.

What YOU Will Do

  • Perform a quantitative evaluation of materials and manpower required for the work deemed decisive and verify the quantities given by the estimators;
  • Prepare the summary of quantities according to the plans and specs and by sorting them according to the standardized sections and functions of involved trades
  • Attend construction site visits and assess the difficulty of the project to estimate;
  • Utilize your research skills at every stage of the process to identify project-specific prices related to key items including labour, equipment and materials;
  • Invite subcontractors and, when required, send them documents pertaining to the work involved as well as grant them access to the virtual plan room;
  • Grow and maintain strong relationships with trade partners, consultants and clients to achieve the project goals and vision
  • Verify content of all amounts received from suppliers and subcontractors as well as their compliance with bid documents upon compilation and bid closings;
  • Establish a preliminary work schedule;
  • Take part in bid closings;
  • Take part in and / or coordinate the various parties involved in the estimation of a design-build project;
  • Assist the head estimator in searching for new contactssubcontractors, suppliers, and work providers;
  • Suggest and quantify alternatives to bid documents for the purpose of reducing construction costs of bid projects;
  • Actively encourage a learning environment, share your knowledge and be a role model throughout the estimation process with our team.
  • What YOU Will Bring

  • A University Degree or College Diploma in Engineering or Construction Management or a combination of education and industry experience;
  • 8+ years’ relevant experience in estimating in the ICI construction industry;
  • Good knowledge in excavation and formwork;
  • Strong computer skills with estimation software and an enthusiasm for innovation;
  • A proven track record of project coordination and team collaboration;
  • Flexibility and an excellent analytical mind;
  • Good communication skills, both spoken and written;
  • Knowledge of the market.
  • Why Choose Pomerleau

  • Competitive salary
  • 4 weeks’ vacation
  • Group insurance (including a health spending account!)
  • Group RRSP
  • Employer paid monthly public transit pass
  • Fitness Membership or Activity Reimbursement
  • Employee assistance program
  • Exciting training opportunities
  • Dynamic culture
  • Exciting career opportunities
  • Summer hours
  • What are youwaiting for? Let's build something extraordinary together. Apply now to join the team. We want to hear from you!

    We thank allapplicants, but only those selected for further consideration will becontacted. Be sure to join our Talent Network to stay informed about alljob opportunities at Pomerleau.

    Pomerleau Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Weare committed to providing employment accommodation in accordance with theAccessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act.

    During any stage of therecruitment and hiring process, accommodation for applicants with disabilitiesare available upon request.

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