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Senior Estimator

Vaughan, ON · Construction/Facilities


Our client is seeking an experienced Senior Estimator reporting to the Chief Estimator for office interior renovation projects. The ideal candidate will have previous construction estimating experience specifically in commercial office interiors.

Yearly Salary Range: $120,000 - $140,000

Key Responsibilities:
• Curate preliminary design-driven conceptual estimates.
• Detail out construction estimates hinging on progressing construction materials.
• Engage in face-to-face and virtual conceptual estimate discussions at diverse project phases.
• Offer insights on constructability at multifarious project junctures.
• Advocate value engineering strategies to synchronize project timelines/budgets with client visions.
• Participate in preparatory construction briefings to assimilate requisite information.
• Channel internal and external market insights regarding material accessibility and pricing trajectories.
• Engage in tender site evaluations and steer sub-trade site analyses for constructability feedback.
• Coordinate and/or generate tendered cost projections for design-oriented or construction management endeavors.
• Confer tendered sub-trade task summaries with concerned project affiliates.
• Develop and oversee a repository of suppliers, contractors, and subcontractors.
• Assess received proposals in-depth.
• Finalize or reject proposal overtures and negotiate associated contracts.
• Advocate appropriate allocations for indirect expenditures, inflation, and contingencies.
• Scrutinize proposal specifics and illustrative materials to gauge work scope and estimate essentials.
• Sustain documentation repositories to support estimate data, emphasizing real-time subcontractor pricing details.
• Reevaluate design alternatives and advise on cost-effective resolutions.
• Vet concluding estimate batches to ensure thoroughness and accuracy pre-official quote.
• Provide specialist insights during contract negotiations, change amendments, and other related activities.
• Undertake auxiliary tasks as directed.
• Decode construction stipulations, blueprints, and existing structures.
• Foster and nurture internal and external (clients & trades) affiliations.

• A minimum of 7 years immersed in construction cost forecasting.
• Tertiary education in construction/engineering or a relevant domain.
• PQS accreditation is advantageous.
• Must be in possession of a legitimate Ontario driving license.
• Must have available transportation (for on-site engagements).
• Proficient in verbal and written communication.
• Robust presentation acumen.
• Exceptional analytical and mathematical prowess.
• Mastery over time management.
• Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite.
• Capacity to synergize in a team with limited oversight.

Job ID: #16443671

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