- Posted on: August 3, 2018
- To be determined per hour for 40 hours per week
- Starting Date: September 1, 2018
- Permanent Full-time
- Job Listing Expires: August 31, 2018
- 1 Vacancy
MacLean Construction is an Island owned business that has continued to grow for over 60 years. The company covers the entire construction industry from design to turn-key completion in the industrial, commercial and pre-engineered metal building areas.
MacLean Construction would like to invite qualified, enthusiastic individuals to apply for the following career opportunity:
Reporting to the VP & GM, the Construction Estimator is responsible to compile timely, accurate, and competitive estimates, to provide a client or potential client, for a tendered or negotiated project.
Responsibilities for this position include, but not limited to the following:
Interpret blueprints, drawings, and specifications
Gather proposals, blueprints, specifications, and related documents
Assess material, labour and equipment required for a project
Analyze labour, material, and time requirements
Prepare quantity take-offs
Assemble, summarize, and analyze tenders; recommend awards
Assist in selection of sub-trades
Interface with Project Manager, support team and Client to achieve precise and accurate estimates
Solicits and maintains communication with subcontractors and vendors
Submits 100% of bids and budgets by bid deadline
As the successful candidate, you are a highly trusted, detail oriented individual who has the ability to work as a part of a cross-functional team in a fast-paced environment. The following qualifications would be an asset in the selection process:
Graduate from a recognized Engineering, Construction Management, and/or Construction Science program
5 years’ experience as an Estimator in Canadian commercial/retail/industrial construction
Prior experience working hands-on in commercial/retail/industrial construction
Red Seal Carpenter or carpentry experience coupled with estimating experience
Exceptional problem solving, prioritizing, and time management skills
Keen attention to detail
Strong facilitation and presentation skills
This is a full time position, with salary and benefits which commensurate with qualifications and experience.
If you are interested in this exciting career opportunity with MacLean Construction, please submit your cover letter and resume using the “Apply” button below.
MacLean Construction is an equal opportunity employer. We wish to thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.