Glazing Estimator Job in Edmonton for Flynn Canada Ltd | Jobs.ca
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Glazing Estimator

March 2 2021
Industries Architecture, Engineering and related
Categories Estimation, Cost, Trades, Manual, Operator, Machinist, Trades, Technicians, Construction
Edmonton, AB

Job Summary

The position of “Estimator” is a skilled role, in which the Estimator provides the overall on-site administrative and technical management for a project, while ensuring the total constructive efforts are in accordance with the plans and specifications. The estimator is responsible for compiling estimates of how much it will cost to provide a client or potential client with services. This will be done this by working out approximately how much a project is likely to cost and create budgets accordingly. The job involves assessing material, labour and equipment required and analyzing different quotes from sub-contractors and suppliers.

Responsibilities

  • Attending pre-tender site meetings to prepare an accurate estimate
  • Preparing takeoffs/estimates for assigned jobs
  • Liaison with building owners and consultants
  • Preparing and following-up on quotations and tenders
  • Ordering Bid Bonds, Performance Bonds, Agreements to Bonds, Tender deposits, Letters of Reference, CCDC Documents
  • Reviewing all contracts and accepted quotations
  • Writing up work orders
  • Assisting Production or Service with preparing prices for extras or credits

Desired Qualifications

  • Mandatory minimum of 5 Years of experience in estimating for commercial glazing
  • Architectural Technology Diploma or Estimating Certificate an asset
  • Strong blueprint reading skills and firm understanding of contract documents
  • Should have experience with bonds and quotation management
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • Strong communication and organizational skills
  • Ability to work in a fast pace environment
  • Excellent time management skills and organizational skills with the ability to meet tight deadlines
  • Ability to multitask and work in a fast-paced team environment
  • Experienced in using computer programs specific to this role (MS Word, MS Excel, MS Project, Bluebeam, On-Screen Take-Off)
  • Professional, motivated to learn and a career-minded individual

Flynn Group of Companies is the leading trade contractor in North America that works on virtually every aspect of a building’s outer layer, including roofing, glazing, waterproofing, and architectural metals. The foundation of our award winning success is having the right people on our team.

Thanks to the contributions of the most talented team in the market and a collaborative, supportive culture, Flynn has steadily grown since 1978, and continues to do so. We understand the importance of and prioritize the growth of our people too, offering many learning & development and career opportunities.

To apply to any of our current roles, please visit https://jobs.flynncompanies.com.

For more information about the Flynn Family, Flynn University and career opportunities, please visit www.flynncompanies.com.

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