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Estimator- Flat roof –Siding

Rate TBD
Location Ottawa, ON Canada (On-site)
Type of project Administration, Business consulting & Finance Cost Reduction, Logistics
Duration contract ongoing
Education required Some college/University
Years of experience 2 - 5 years
Type of employment N/A
Area of Specialization Other
Languages required N/A
Workhoppers Ottawa ON
Job Description

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

• Experience working with RFI’s / RFP’s

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

• Maintain a successful relationship with subcontractors for future bids.

• Bid follow up

• Support Project Coordination (Startup meeting, shop drawings, and submittals)

• Attending pre-tender site meetings to prepare an accurate estimate

• Prepare quotations and tenders.

• Stay current on addendums and drawing revisions before the time of tender.

• Ability to proofread work and to ensure tenders capture all required bid items.

• Follow up on your quotes and tenders and confirm the outcome

• Ability to attend job showings and create detailed notes for complete take off’s

• Positive relationships with existing General Contractors considered a bonus.

Skills & Qualifications:

• Experience in estimating large construction/roofing/siding projects.

• 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.

• Experienced and knowledgeable in various types of roofing systems. (TPO, Mod Bit, EPDM, PVC)

• Ability to read and interpret blueprints

• Proficient in Excel, Word, and other software

• Experience or ability to oversee junior estimators • Liaison with building owners, consultants, general contractors, and suppliers

What We Offer:

• Competitive Salary
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-May 7, 2021


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