Construction estimator

Instructors

Job Id: 4759

Tham Surveying Limited

December 28, 2023

Concord

Ontario

Full Time

Construction Estimator Responsibilities:

Cost Estimation: Estimate the costs associated with a construction project accurately. This includes evaluating materials, labour, equipment, and other relevant expenses. Use expertise, historical data, technical knowledge and specs to provide reliable cost projections.

Quantity Takeoffs: Responsible for quantifying and taking off the materials and resources needed for a project based on the project's plans and specifications. This involves calculating quantities of items like concrete, steel, lumber, and other construction materials.

Bid Preparation: Prepare detailed and competitive bids for construction projects. This involves organizing cost estimates, preparing bid documents, and ensuring that all necessary information is included. The bid should reflect accurate cost assessments and comply with project requirements. Create and manage a comprehensive database containing information on suppliers, contractors, and subcontractors involved in construction projects.

Risk Analysis: Evaluate potential risks and uncertainties that may impact the cost of a project. Identify and quantify risks such as market fluctuations, regulatory changes, and unforeseen site conditions. A thorough risk analysis helps develop contingency plans and adjust cost estimates accordingly.

Collaboration with Stakeholders: Work closely with various stakeholders, including architects, engineers, project managers, and subcontractors. Effective communication and collaboration are essential to gathering relevant information, clarifying project requirements, and ensuring that cost estimates align with the project's goals.

Cost Tracking and Control: Monitor and control project costs throughout construction. Compare actual costs against estimated costs, identify any variances, and work with project managers to address budgetary concerns. This involves keeping track of changes in scope, material costs, and other factors that may impact the overall project budget.

Continuous Learning and Market Analysis: Stay informed about industry trends, market conditions, and changes in construction technologies. Constant learning helps adapt to new methodologies, materials, and cost factors, ensuring that estimates are up-to-date and reflective of current market conditions.

 

This is a full-time permanent employment.

Qualifications:

High School Diploma

1+ years of experience

Salary: $33.20 per hour

Location: 8888 Keele Street, Unit 7, Concord, ON L4K 2N2

Send your resume to thamsurveyjobs@gmail.com

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