David Aplin Group, one of Canada's Best Managed Companies, has partnered with our client to recruit for a Chief Estimator.
Provides mentorship, guidance and support to Estimators
Oversees preparation of budgets for prospective projects
Presents estimates/proposals to corporate management
Reviews and performs quality checks on estimates prepared by team
Lead estimating turnover meetings with project team to assist planning and budget process
Establish and manage relationships with suppliers and sub trades to ensure sound and competitive pricing is received
Responsible for growing business through contribution to business development
Manage and assign resources to projects as required
Responsible for planning forecast and project cost reports
Establish rate files for labour, equipment and materials
Manage post bid reviews
Lead Design Build projects
Development and implementation of business plan
The Ideal Candidate:
Minimum 8-10 years of extensive experience organizing and preparing cost estimates and proposals for construction projects
Experience in a Senior or Chief Estimator role
Proven project (procedures and budgeting) and resource management with ability to demonstrate strong leadership skills through past work experience
Post-secondary degree or diploma with focus in mechanical or construction technology engineering is desirable
Industry certifications such as “Certified Quantity Surveyor” and/or “Certified Construction Estimator” are desirable
Proven skills in applying the practices and procedures used in the direct preparation of civil/structural/architectural cost estimates for complex construction
Experience in commercial and institutional projects
Proven ability to effectively manage, lead and mentor staff.
Proven ability to create and maintain effective relationships with clients, vendors, subcontracts, architects, designers, field superintendents and staff
If you are interested in this position and meet the above criteria, please click the Apply button to send your resume in confidence directly to Andreea Blanch, Consultant, Aplin Engineering & Technical. We thank all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. #LI-CAL WE APPRECIATE YOUR INTEREST IN DAVID APLIN GROUP.
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