Hydro Underground Estimator

Network Underground Utility - Cambridge, ON (10 months ago)

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A Cambridge based Utility Contractor is hiring a recent or upcoming Electrical C.E.T Graduate for a Project Coordinator/Estimator position in the Underground Utility Division. The successful candidate will be responsible for safety, contract administration, estimating, and assist in coordinating ongoing projects. Field experience would be considered an asset.

Responsibilities include:
Promote and practice company values in nurturing a safe, creative, innovative and enjoyable work environment;
Prepare material take-offs, source material pricing, assess productivity rates and estimate man-hour requirements;
Assist with project scheduling in order to deliver projects on time and on budget;
Identify, communicate, and implement risk mitigation plans to project completion (time/budget);
Assist with the management of scope change by identifying impacts to budget and schedule;
Coordinate change in scope documentation and prepare Change Orders;
Effectively coordinate with field personnel to ensure the needs of personnel and the client are met;
Communicate ideas for improving company processes with a positive and constructive attitude;

Skills Required:
Project coordination background within the construction industry (preferred)
Proficient in the use of Microsoft Excel, Word and knowledge of B2W Estimate & Auto CAD would be an asset.
Ability to interact effectively with all organizational personnel internally and with client personnel;
Written communication – excellent writing skills, clear, accurate and concise; excellent use of grammar; able to understand and use technology appropriately;
Oral communication – speaks clearly, presentation skills well developed;
Results oriented – gets job done right, delivers results, continuously improves, displays a dynamic approach, demonstrates energy and enthusiasm;
Initiative – self-starter; perceives a need and fulfills it in an effective and efficient manner.

Job Type: Full-time