Construction Project Estimator/Co-ordinator

Allen & Bolack Excavating Ltd. - Brandon, MB (30+ days ago)

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POSITION:

Construction Project Estimator/Co-ordinator

LOCATION:

Allen & Bolack Excavating Ltd.

Brandon, MB.

START:

November, 2019

WAGE:

TBD

HOURS OF WORK:

Full-time

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Prepare and submit project estimates to clients.
  • Determine needed resources (manpower, equipment, materials, subs, etc.) from start to finish with attention to budgetary limitations.
  • Work with the client from the start of each project to ensure you understand the project scope and vision
  • Collaborate with engineers, architects, etc. to determine the specifications of the project
  • Negotiate contracts with external vendors to reach profitable agreements
  • Obtain permits and licenses from appropriate authorities
  • Obtain utility locates
  • Order project materials required and ensure estimate matches invoice
  • Evaluate progress and report to upper management
  • Process change orders
  • Collaborate with superintendent regarding communication of scope of work
  • Administer paperwork for project progresses and completions (i.e final completion certificates, stat decs., etc)

Skills & Competencies

  • Proven working experience in construction management or similar role
  • Ability to read blueprints and plan sets
  • Strong knowledge of construction infrastructure materials, processes and equipment
  • Familiarity with quality and health and safety standards
  • Outstanding interpersonal and communication skills
  • Outstanding negotiation skills
  • Excellent organizational and time-management skills
  • Team player with leadership abilities
  • Knowledge of construction/estimating software an asset
  • Knowledge of MS Office
  • Critical thinker and problem solver

Education & Training

  • E.T. designation required
  • Minimum 5 years experience in underground infrastructure

Application Procedure:

Apply via Indeed OR

Fax: 204-729-0491

Mail or Drop off:

1540 14th Street East

Brandon, MB.

R7B 0S3

Attn: Operations Manager

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • underground infrastructure: 5 years (Preferred)