Why is this role important?
Estimating Intern Position
Loblaw Companies Limited is seeking to fill an intern position for the summer months. The successful candidate will assist the Construction and Estimating Department at the Head Office located in Brampton Ontario.
The responsibilities include supporting the Director of Estimating with activities relating to the preparation of Construction Cost Estimates for Supermarkets and Pharmacies.
Job Descriptions :
Assist in construction budget preparation and submissionReview drawings and specificationsCo-ordinated site plan and floor plans drawings with Architect and EngineersProvide quantity take offs from tender and construction drawingsProcure costs from Contractors for budget pricingAssist in preparation of historical costs spreadsheets and cost analogsLiaised with other construction departments such as Engineering, Planning and Project ManagementReview tenders and subtrade pricesReview change orders and extras on projects for approval
Candidate must be enrolled in construction related studies i.e. Civil Engineering or ArchitectureUnderstanding of construction drawings & specificationAbility to work independently, take initiative and well organizedAble to function well in high paced environment and handle multiple tasks and prioritiesGood working knowledge of Microsoft Office Word, Excel, Outlook, Sharepoint and Adobe Acrobat