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Cost Estimator


This is a Full-time position in Ottawa, ON posted August 10, 2017.

Our private sector client is seeking a junior or intermediate Estimator to join their dynamic team. If you have experience estimation for large ICI projects, love working in a collaborative team and are detail driven apply today!

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Prepare estimates for materials, labour, and equipment;Work with other departments to develop accurate estimates;
  • Prepare full or partial quantity take offs;
  • Receive quotes from subcontractors and suppliers;
  • Complete client bid forms for submission;
  • Assist with research for change requests.

Qualifications and Experience

  • College diploma or University degree in a relevant field;
  • Minimum 3 years of experience performing construction estimation;
  • Must have strong skills in Excel and AutoCad;
  • Must have knowledge in bid preparation, quantity take off procedures, sub-trade procurement and pricing;
  • Cost control experience is an asset.

Education and Certifications

  • Minimum education required: College Diploma

Skills Required

  • Education level: Professional
  • Work experience (years): 3-5 years


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