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Junior Project Estimator / Project Coordinator

Job ID: 264 | Located in GTA (ON), Toronto (ON), Markham (ON) | Sector: Construction | Full-time


  • Responsible for preparing bids and proposals, completing takeoffs
  • Communication with clients, vendors and project managers is required on a daily basis.
  • Manage, prepare and/or coordinate the preparation of full cost estimates on conceptual, design-build or general tender work
  • Review proposal specifications and drawings to determine scope of work and required contents of estimate
  • Manage and / or prepare discipline estimates by calculating complete take off of scope of work
  • Visit project sites as necessary to access and gather data
  • Maintain files of working documents as back-up for estimate figures, including current (accurate) information on prices from suppliers through direct contact, sales brochures, price lists, etc.
  • Prepare appropriate tender proposals
  • Maintain project and post-mortem record keeping
  • Perform additional assignments per supervisor's direction
  • Create change orders, estimates, & alternative pricing during projects


  • Education- quantity surveyor degree, construction/engineering degree
  • Will consider equivalent combinations of technical training and/or related experience
  • Must be comfortable with Design/Build Projects and discussing them with the Project Manager and the Client
  • Strong analytical and mathematical skills
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, and Project as well as Autocad and Estimating software
  • Ability to assume responsibility and to interface and communicate effectively with others, have strong interpersonal skills and be self-motivated
  • Must be able to work as a team and foster confidence in all
  • Enthusiasm for challenge and new initiatives are prerequisites
  • Possession of valid driver's license.
  • Willing to travel occasionally for site visits/tender closings.


  • 55k – 65k Base salary (based on experience)
  • Full Benefits
  • Pension Plan

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Lino Ferrara
Managing Director, Recruitment & Consulting

T: (647) 977-7645

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