Our client is a long-established BC based, mid-sized general contractor working mostly in the commercial, multi-unit residential and institutional sectors.
They are looking for an experienced general contracting Estimator for their lower mainland office.
This individual will provide support to the estimating team in bid preparation and will coordinate with all the other departments involved in the projects.
This position offers room for growth and the opportunity to work in a leading and progressive organization!
Prepare bids, quotes and perform quantity take-offs
Perform technical review of drawings and construction documents prior to quotation
Prepare substitution request letters
Notify EBS of intention to bid
Review scope of work with sub-trades prior to bid
Close tenders and prepare for delivery of tenders
Liaise with Engineers and Designers regarding technical issues
Produce and review orders for project-specific components
Respond to sales staff technical requests
Communicate with project team and clients to coordinate production and with on-site personnel
Continuously developing knowledge with the industry and their products
A minimum of 5 years of Estimating / Quantity Surveying experience
Experience preparing estimates and bids for both small and large projects
Excellent Organization and Communication Skills
Ability to estimate complete commercial and residential construction projects from start to finish
Ability to manage working on multiple projects
Experience working on a variety of projects that include building envelope, seismic upgrades, large renovations and new construction
Enjoys working on a team and possesses leadership qualities