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Estimator, Waterproofing and Roofing

Job ID: 807 | Located in GTA (ON), North York (ON) | Sector: Construction | Full-time


  • Completes full quantity take-off of all labour, equipment and materials required to complete the project as per contract specifications to ensure accuracy of pricing for ICI , Highrise and/or Residential Projects
  • Responsible for bid preparation on projects, estimates, consistently seek the challenge of a new opportunities. 
  • Establishing and maintaining an excellent relationship with suppliers and clients is essential
  • Completes final cost estimate of a project incorporating all labour, equipment, and material data, pricing documentation, overhead and profit margins, and produces a final tender submission.
  • Review the project budget, schedule, and project execution plan and identify any potential risks prior to the project starting and throughout its life cycle
  • Prepare an initial risk analysis report, summarizing all identified potential risk items
  • Included are related costs, schedule impacts and a suggested mitigation plan inclusive of alternate means and methods to assist in the reduction of the identified risk itemsInvolved in the preparation of estimate cost for commercial & municipal building projects
  • Liaising with manufactures and suppliers to ensure that the products meet the demands of the owner and building requirements.
  • Estimating in a timely manner to assure prices are provided to clients before specified deadlines.
  • Designing with optimum materials for to assure most competitive estimate.
  • Project follow ups to assure that customer has received a competitive price.
  • Provide alternative assemblies to customer for cost saving option
  • Ensuring products are available upon request from the customer
  • Negotiation estimated price with the owner
  • Pricing any additions or credits given after the project has been awarded
  • On site visits and follow upProvide an excellent level of customer service


  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Outlook etc.), estimating software.
  • Minimum 2-4 years experience working in the field of estimating waterproofing/roofing an asset.
  • Solid understanding of specifications, construction methods and procedures.
  • Knowledge of key principles involved in bid preparation, including quantity take off procedures, sub-trade procurement, pricing and bid closing procedures.
  • The candidate should possess strong communication and technical skills  
  • The ideal candidate will be self-motivated, require little supervision and have the ability to lead projects
  • Must have the ability to read/understand architectural drawings, attend site meetings, organize/set-up materials & workers on project sites.
  • Good analytical and problem solving skills
  • Must be able to work under tight deadlines and time sensitive work/repair orders
  • Post Secondary Education an asset (university degree/college diploma)
  • Valid driver's license and willingness to travel


  • Base salary 55K to 75K (based on experience)
  • BonusCompany pension plan
  • Full Benefits

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Lino Ferrara
Managing Director, Recruitment & Consulting

T: (647) 977-7645

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