• Location: Calgary
  • Posting Date: July 25, 2022
  • Job Order ID: 882619
  • Consultant: Michael van Olm
  • Industry: Construction
Executive Brief: Estimator

Our client is a leader in the Concrete Pre-Cast segment. They are looking for an Estimator to join the team.


  • Responsible for preparing and/or coordinating the preparation of full estimates on large and complex precast projects as required by client’s documents to provide complete conceptual and total bid price.
  • Must be able to create and maintain a steady, high level of production while working on multiple jobs at the same time and delivering all jobs on schedule.
  • Effectively communicate with general contractors, architects, and internal customers.
  • Prepares estimates and issue proposals for precast services after reviewing design documents, drawings, specifications and completing quantity take-offs.
  • Maintains strict adherence to company standards as related to estimating and project management.
  • Continue to improve the method of estimating costs from a time and accuracy standpoint
  • Reviews documents and understands scope of work to bid
  • Compiles and records actual costs

  • Education in Building Construction or related field strongly preferred but not required.
  • Precast concrete experience preferred
  • Basic knowledge of building and construction
  • Valid Driver’s License: Must have a clean driving record
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Office etc
  • Must understand systems flow and process from design to delivery
  • Strong analytical skills and is detailed-oriented
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills required
  • Excellent interpersonal skills required
If this sounds like the role for you and you are confident in what you bring to the table, please contact Michael van Olm at MacDonald Search Group;, or call; 403-444-6487. Thank you for your interest in the role! If this role is not for you but you know someone who would be a good fit, please feel free to introduce us!
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