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SOV Construction Inc. Intermediate Construction Estimator in Port Coquitlam, British Columbia

Company Overview

Industry-leading in Waterproofing Systems is currently accepting applications for an Intermediate Construction Estimator, full-time position.

Job Summary

As a Construction/Roofing Estimator, you will have the opportunity to work with a variety of clients including municipalities, school boards, universities, and the government. As a leading waterproofing construction expert, this company brings a variety of diverse projects and the opportunity to develop new skills to benefit your career.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Review proposal drawings and specifications to confirm the scope of work.

  • Prepare accurate / detailed take-offs from project drawings using on-screen software.

  • Communicate with customers regarding questions/discrepancies

  • Prepare estimates of probable costs of materials, labor, and equipment, and submit.

  • Bid follow up

  • Develop relationships with GC's

  • Set up the Project budget

  • Some Project Coordination duties

  • Assist the construction team with the overall management of all construction projects.

  • Collecting, documenting and filing project information as required.

  • General and administrative duties as required by the construction team.

  • Organize workflow to meet deadlines and prioritize as such.

Qualifications and Skills

  • 3+ years of experience in estimating large construction/roofing projects.

  • A University Degree/Technology Diploma in Civil Engineering, or a combination of education and industry experience.

  • Previous below grade, pedestrian & vehicular traffic coating experience, roofing is strongly preferred but not necessary.

  • On-Screen takeoff software knowledge is an asset.

  • Experience using MS Office suite and Adobe.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

  • Proven ability to meet tight deadlines.

  • Hard working and a problem solver.

  • Positive and upbeat attitude.

Benefits and Perks

  • Car allowance and company cell.

  • 2-3 weeks vacation.

  • Extended health benefits.

  • Competitive compensation based on experience.

  • Ability to grow alongside an organization.