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Expanding General Contractor | Commercial, Institutional & Civil Projects | 3+ Years Experience: Up to $85,000

Your new company
Our client, an expanding Vancouver-based General Contractor is looking to add an Estimator to their team based in Langley. The position has come up due to the successful and steady growth of the company. This company places a big emphasis of working collaboratively with clients to best meet their needs along with building sustainable and environmentally friendly end products. They operate in Commercial, Institutional and Civil sectors overseeing projects including university upgrades, warehouses, business parks, retailers, seismic upgrades and other of this nature.

Your new role
As Estimator you will work closely with the Senior Project Manager for the successful execution of awarded projects. This would be a hard bid and tender environment. Your primary role would be to prepare and obtain specifications, drawings and other documents required to tender projects. You will prepare estimates for subcontractors, materials and labour as per clients blueprints and specifications. As this company is rapidly growing this candidate would need to create and maintain sub-trade and supplier relationships for future projects.

What you'll need to succeed
The ideal candidate will be a team player with excellent communication skills. They will have a relevant technical education (degree in Building Technology, C.Tech, A.SC.T, or equivalent) along with a minimum of 3 years of local experience as Estimator with a General Contractor. Having excellent knowledge of windows-based applications and estimating software would be considered an asset. This company is looking for someone who has the ability to partner effectively with inter-related operating companies and sub-trades.

What you'll get in return
This is a great opportunity for an Estimator to join a young, dynamic group at a General Contractor who facilitates employee grow. With the company expanding as it is, this candidate will effectively grow into a lead estimator if they are successful in the role. The successful candidate with be compensated with a competitive base salary, a bonus, profit sharing after 1 year, vacation, RSP and health benefits.

What you need to do now
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