Chemco is Hiring: Junior Civil Estimator

Chemco is a leading Western Canadian General Contractor specializing in multiple disciplines, including the area of heavy / light industrial earthworks projects throughout Western Canada. Chemco is a progressive company that supports all individuals in both professional and personal development. We are currently recruiting a Junior Civil Estimator for our Nisku office. The successful candidate will have the ability to work both independently and within a team, have strong communication skills and attention to detail.

If you are a self-starter motivated to make a career within our performance culture, apply in confidence.

Qualifications:

  • Preference will be given to those individuals who have a Post-Secondary Degree or Certification (C.E.T) in Civil Engineering, or a combination of education and industry experience;
  • Knowledge of basic spreadsheet, database, word processing programs and basic computer operation is required;
  • Ability to effectively communicate through emails and utilize electronic meeting requests is required;
  • Excellent interpersonal and teamwork skills are required;
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced deadline driven environment is required;
  • P6 scheduling and Accubid experience is preferred.

Responsibilities:

  • Assist in document control and drawing distribution;
  • Perform quantity takeoffs;
  • Review trade comparison sheets;
  • Assist in the compilation and distribution of tender invitations;
  • Assist in the compilation of the estimate;
  • Work closely with Electrical and Mechanical estimators;
  • Participate in bid review sessions;
  • Participate project start-up / kickoff meetings;
  • Assist in the ongoing maintenance of the Estimating Software and database;
  • Attend meetings throughout Western Canada;
  • Maintain and assist in the further development of assemblies and conceptual estimate models;
  • Assist in the development and implementation of unit cost analysis reports and for comparing overall unit costs and trade unit costs for completed projects;
  • Possibly work on a job site with the construction team;
  • Other Estimating duties as required.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent.
Salary: Hourly, compensation is based on experience.
Location: Nisku, Alberta.