Civil Senior Estimator

Employment Permanent Date display: 03/11/2021 #Ref.:5522

Salary :

Activity area : Construction and engineering, Industrial and manufacturing

Post category : Production and engineering

Province : Quebec

Region : Lanaudiere, Laurentians, Laval, Montreal, Montreal and surroundings, Quebec, Quebec and surroundings

Recruiter : Lydia-Eve Tison-Poulin

Contact us : lpoulin@st-amour.com

Job description :

This company, aiming at extraordinary civil projects, is currently looking for a senior estimator to import his expertise within the company.

 Main responsibilities:

  • Prepares an estimate of the potential costs of materials, labour and equipment required to complete a construction project, based on bids, plans, specifications and estimates.
  • Advise on bidding procedures, review and analyze bids received, recommend acceptance and negotiate contracts.
  • Establish and maintain bidding, monitoring and reporting systems and procedures.
  • Prepares cost and expenditure statements and forecasts at regular intervals during the life of the project.
  • Prepare and maintain a directory of suppliers, contractors and subcontractors.
  • Communicate, liaise and consult with engineers, architects, owners, contractors and subcontractors and prepare economic feasibility studies on changes and adjustments to cost estimates.
  • Develop a construction schedule in collaboration with the project team.
  • Ensure complete handover of the project to the construction team.

Skills and qualifications :

  • Bachelor's degree in civil engineering or equivalent
  • 5 to 7 years’ experience in project estimating
  • Knowledge of the Canadian construction and/or civil engineering market
  • Autonomy, resourcefulness, priority management