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Job Code:173330
Opportunity:Estimator
Location:Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
Date Posted:1/24/2018

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Estimator - for more information visit - http://bit.ly/WC-CE Wright Construction Western Inc. has been operating in Saskatchewan since 1905 with projects ranging from British Columbia to Ontario. We represent the longest operating construction company in the Province of Saskatchewan. Wright Construction represents a mix of modern construction techniques and innovation combined with the more traditional values of respect for the client to go along with superior workmanship. As our new Construction Estimator, you will prepare and coordinate estimates while reporting to the Chief Estimator. You will work closely with the estimating team, helping to identify both inherent risk and revenue opportunities. You will also solicit pricing from subcontractors and will play a vital role in closing the tender. Duties & Responsibilities . Conducts a detailed analysis of subtrade quotes and the contract documents and specifications, determining overall project requirements (bonding, insurance, etc) and identifying any associated risk factors, including the monitoring of published addenda's that may alter the original scope of the project. . Completes full quantity take-off of all labour, equipment, and materials required to complete the project as per contract specifications to ensure accuracy. . Establishes a critical path schedule on the estimated milestones progress dates and completion timelines to meet the contract completion dates in a profitable and timely fashion. . Solicits pricing from subcontractors and suppliers for labour, equipment, and materials, to ascertain the lowest price while meeting Wright's safety and quality standards. . Complete final cost estimate of a project using Wright's software system, incorporating all labour, equipment, and material data, pricing documentation, overhead and profit margins, and produces a final tender submission for review and approval of the final tender documents for submission to the client. . Assists in the preparation of the final tender documents for submission to client on behalf of Wright to meet contract deadline submission requirements. . Complete mark user bid on tendered projects to maintain and grow subtrade database. . Follow up with consultants and owners on submitted bids. Skills & Qualifications . Post-secondary education in an engineering or construction management related discipline or equivalent combination of technical training and experience . Prior estimating experience on commercial, institutional, light industrial, and design-build projects . Familiar with and able to interpret construction documents (ie. Architectural and structural drawings, blueprints and specifications) . Ability to calculate mathematical extensions and discern purchase orders, contracts, and cost coding systems is essential . Knowledge of key principles involved in bid preparation, including quantity take off procedures, sub-trade procurement, pricing, and bid-closing procedures . Strong written and verbal communications skills . Knowledgeable with Microsoft Office & Project Software If you would like more information about this position or Wright Construction, please visit http://bit.ly/WC-CE for more details or contact Justis Pederson, Director of Talent Acquisition, Legacy Bowes Group at (204) 934-8838. If you believe you can make a strong contribution to this organization as a Construction Estimator please submit your resume in confidence to Justis@legacybowes.com quoting #173330.



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