Position Summary:

The role of an estimator is to work as part of the estimating team to quantify and price various projects.  This includes, but is not limited to: maintaining an open line of communication with suppliers and customers to cultivate strong relationships, ensuring project information is up-to-date and accurate, estimating medium-sized projects, and assisting junior estimators when needed.  Estimators will also learn to use more advanced programs such as Viewpoint and PowerBI.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Communicate with sales team to obtain up-to-date tender documents for construction projects.
  • Communicate with suppliers to obtain and/or confirm accurate pricing.
  • Quantify and price small to large sized projects.
  • Learn and utilise Power BI to analyze project pricing and historical data.
  • Learn and utilize Viewpoint to enter awarded job information for company use.
  • Conduct hand-off meetings with project managers and draftspeople for awarded projects.
  • Assist junior estimators with any questions regarding their duties
  • Update CRM software with new project information.
  • Reach out to installers for feedback on past quoted Elemex House projects.
Essential Knowledge & Skills/Education:
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Excellent knowledge of building & construction industry.
  • Ability to read and understand advanced architectural drawings and specifications.
  • Good problem-solving skills.
  • Leadership skills an asset.
  • Good organizational and multi-tasking skills.
  • Strong computer skills including Microsoft Office suite and ability to quickly learn new programs.
  • Perform quantity surveying with speed and accuracy.

Please submit your resume and cover letter to dboyd@ontariopanelization.com

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