Infracon - LNB

Estimator
Kamloops

Introduction

Position

The Estimator duties and responsibilities include, but not limited to:

• Detailed estimate preparation for earthworks and civil/structural construction
• Prepare detailed quantity take-offs and cost/time estimates and solicit material pricing
• Prepare all submission documents such as execution plans, schedules, bonds, qualifications, charge out rates, etc.
• Develop and manage relationships with clients, stakeholders
• Prepare, issue, receive, review and negotiate supplier and subcontractor proposals and pricing
• Analyze design drawings, specifications and other documentations to prepare comprehensive cost estimates
• Incorporate addendums to plans and specifications into ongoing estimates
• Interpret and understand Provincial and Municipal Specifications and all relevant Special Provisions
• Assist in the initial planning and scheduling of projects through preparation of schedules, ordering of materials, etc.
• Prepare construction cost budgets from awarded tenders
• Keep up to date with market trend for equipment and commodity cost

Required Skills

• Bachelor of Science in Engineering or Civil Engineering or Civil Engineering Technologist
• 2+ years’ experience preferably in heavy civil construction
• Strong understanding of estimating and analytics
• Adept in time management
• Ability to work under tight deadlines, under pressure and stressful conditions
• Ability to multi-task, prioritize, solve tough and complex problems
• Advanced knowledge and experience using Microsoft Office applications
• Excellent organization and communication skills, with ability to effectively convey ideas both orally and in writing
• Valid unrestricted drivers license
• Supervision experience an asset
• Experience using Heavy Bid and AutoCAD would be considered an asset
• Quality references

Company

Infracon in Kamloops is looking for an Estimator to join their team. The company offers great benefits, ongoing training, growth opportunities, and a culture built on determination, teamwork, and integrity. Relocation assistance may be available for the right candidate.

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