Construction Estimator
LSI Engineering Limited - Toronto, ON

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For over 30 years, LSI Engineering has served the GTA as a leader in commercial / residential design-builds, construction management and general contracting. We currently have an opening for Intermediate Construction Estimator.

The key responsibilities of this position include but are not limited to:

  • Independent preparation of pre-qualification and pre-tender information submittals
  • Independent estimating on commercial and residential drawings and specifications
  • Review construction details and proposal drawings to clarify the cost estimate
  • Collaborate with the Project Manager on job lists for Site Supervisors including scopes of work, directions to site, materials required, and necessary backup documents
  • Conduct preliminary communications with the project manager, sales team, trades and client regarding project details, material selection, promotion of LSI products and services, site safety, access requirements, etc.
  • Attend meetings with clients and sales representatives to measure, take pictures and quantity take offs of the site, and prepare quotations. This may happen during days, evenings or weekends.
  • Identifying and selecting the materials required for the project, and ensuring material procurement costs are within allotted budgets
  • Attending trade shows to represent the company. This may be during weekdays or weekends.

The ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications and qualities:

  • Intermediate skills in Microsoft Office, estimating software
  • A minimum of 5 years experience in estimating in residential and commercial construction
  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong analytical, critical thinking and problem-solving abilities
  • Ability to work independently (with minimal supervision) while collaborating with diverse individuals to accomplish stated objectives
  • Self-motivated, detail- and goal-oriented with proven ability to perform under pressure

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While we sincerely appreciate the interest of all applicants, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.