Estimator - RS Homes
RS Homes - a division of LSI Engineering Limited - Toronto, ON

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LSI Engineering Ltd. - Toronto, ON
We have over 25 years of experience in the Construction Industry and we are currently seeking an:

The estimator will be reporting to the Project Manager. Will be responsible for completing cost estimates and cost control, material takeoffs, tender support documentation, post-construction reporting and providing administrative assistance to the Project Managers.

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

  • Independently working on the preparation of pre-qualification and pre-tender information submittals
  • Understanding of Drawings and Technical Specifications
  • Preparing construction details, proposal drawings and sketches for the purpose of clarifying specific portions of the cost estimate
  • Identifying and selecting the materials required for the project and ensures material procurement costs are within allotted budgets
  • Works with the Project Manager on the preparation of job list for Field Supervisors including scope of work, directions to site, materials required and necessary backup documents
  • Conducts preliminary communications with the client regarding project details, material selection, promotion of LSI products, site safety & access requirements, etc.

The ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications:

  • Intermediate Microsoft Office suite skills and necessary estimating programs
  • Intermediate CAD skills
  • 3-5 years experience in estimating and/or project coordinating in a construction related field would be considered an asset
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong problem-solving and analytical thinking skills with great attention to detail
  • Driven, self-starter with excellent interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work independently while collaborating with diverse individuals to accomplish stated goals
  • Proven ability to act in pressure and strong judgement skills
  • Ability to work with a minimal supervision and in ambiguous situations

To Apply:

If you are interested in this opportunity, please send your resume and cover letter. You can find more information about us from

We thank all the candidates who apply but only the selected candidates willl be contacted.