Archadeck of Nova Scotia - Halifax, NS (30+ days ago)

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Archadeck is North America’s largest custom designer/builder of decks, screened porches & sunrooms. Case Design/Remodeling is one of the leading remodeling organizations; specializing in kitchens, bathrooms and additions. Archadeck and Case are seeking an Estimator.
Scope of Work:

  • Prepares project estimates using in-house estimating systems
  • Prepares contract documents
  • Projects and controls construction costs by collecting and studying information; controlling construction costs.
  • Prepares work to be accomplished by gathering information and requirements; setting priorities
  • Obtains subcontractor and supplier quotes
  • Product sourcing and pricing
  • Maintains cost keys and pricing systems by updating information on a regular basis
  • Possible site assessments & measuring
  • Evaluates estimate and makes necessary adjustments, changes, and additions.
  • Assist with material takeoffs to insure completeness and match to specification.
  • Assist with product and material ordering
  • Assist Construction and Production Manager as needed
  • Prepare final documents for sold projects
  • Maintains quality service by following organizational standards.

Qualification Requirements:

  • 2+ years’ estimating experience in residential or deck construction
  • Strong computer skills
  • Familiar with material takeoffs
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Above average organizational skills to permit effective work on multiple projects concurrently
  • Post-secondary education in a relevant discipline a plus
  • Exceptional teamwork and interpersonal skills

Job Type: Full-time


  • Estimating: 2 years (Required)