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Jr Estimator/Project Coordinator - London, ON

Job ID:  247002 

Work Type:  Full Time Permanent 

 

It is a great time to join the CRH Canada team! CRH Canada is going through an exciting business transformation which demands first-class Talent Management support to drive results.


We are building a world- class team. Make your mark!


You will be a successful addition to our team if you look at change as an opportunity to develop and contribute to the business. You will be successful in your role if you like partnering with the business, presenting new ideas and providing excellent customer service.

Are you looking for a position that challenges you and gives you the opportunity to contribute to meaningful work and projects across Ontario? Do you have a drive for results that gives you the thrill of a successful bid and winning a project?

 

Working directly with experienced Estimators/Project Coordinator, the Jr Estimator/ Project Coordinator prepares estimates of quantities, material prices and labour costs based upon drawings, plans and specifications submitted by customers, and provides quotations on behalf of the company. 

 

This role will be located at our London, ON office and will support all initiates in and around the London region.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Prepare complete cost estimates on Commercial, Industrial and Municipal projects as assigned.
  • The position will require particular expertise in the preparation of bids.
  • Represent Dufferin Construction in dealings with customers and subcontractors regarding contract negotiations, change orders and extras, disputes and claims.
  • Set up new contracts in accordance with current procedures.
  • Coordinate the administration of contracts with the Project Superintendent, as it relates to the general conditions and to customer relations.
  • Advise Project Superintendent on problems involving contract interpretation and cost control.
  • Supervise the processing of contract documents.
  • Inform Contracts and Credit Departments on the collection of accounts.
  • Provide field personnel with all pertinent information required to successfully execute contracts.
  • Accurately forecast the financial results of each project.

 

Educational Criteria:

 

  • Post-Secondary diploma or degree in Civil Engineering from an accredited College or University. and related experience

What will make you Successful?

 

  • A solid background in preparing estimates of quantities, material prices and labour costs based upon drawings, plans and specifications submitted by customers.
  • Comfortable making decisions on customary matters related to estimating/co-coordinating duties all the while adhering to Dufferin Construction policies and guidelines.
  • A positive and can-do attitude that enables you to deal with challenging situations with integrity
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Ability to work under pressure and adapt to change in a fast-paced environment
  • Detail oriented. Strong planning and organizational skills.
  • Excellent problem solving and troubleshooting experience.
  • Ability to build positive working relationships and facilitate collaboration

 

Why work for us?

  • You will get to work with a passionate team, driving towards a common goal of delivering estimates and winning bids
  • You will receive support from all levels of the Estimating team and work with a team of dedicated professionals who are there to support your professional growth!
  • Flexible benefits plans, Defined Contribution pension plan, vehicle reimbursement plan, annual bonuses and merit based increases ensure that your hard work and dedication will be rewarded!
  • With parent companies in Concord, the US and Ireland, your growth potential is limitless!

 

About Us

Under the long established and respected name of Dufferin Construction, CRH Canada operates a multi-million construction business which provides construction services throughout Southern Ontario and on key projects across Canada.

 

Founded in 1912, Dufferin Construction has built a solid reputation for market excellence, drawing on a rich history and a strong heritage of quality, stability and innovative leadership in the marketplace.  Dufferin Construction is one of the largest heavy civil engineering contractors in the industry, employing over 1000 people.

 

Dufferin Construction offers a wide range of construction services that cater to the Heavy Civil, Commercial/Industrial, Municipal and Land Development market segments.

 

  • Concrete Construction Services: Concrete paving, roller compacted concrete paving, construction of retaining walls, sidewalks and curbs, barrier walls, cement stabilized base placement and Dufferin-Slipstone extruded wall system
  • Asphalt Construction Services: Asphalt paving, operate ten Asphalt hot mix plants and one portable asphalt plant 
    Excavation and Underground Construction Services: Sewer and watermain, earth excavation, earth borrow and grading and granular placement
  • Structural Construction Services: Bridge structures, retaining walls, structure rehabilitation and cast in place utility structures
  • Environmental Construction Services: Landfill reclamation and rehabilitation, and the manufacturing of recycled granular materials
  • Design Build Construction Services: Participated in some of the largest and most complex projects in the country including Sir Adam Beck Tunnel in Niagara Falls, Highway 407 and the Infield Development project at the Toronto Pearson International Airport
  • Other Construction Services: Airport snow removal

 

Dufferin Construction builds careers. Our door is always open to hire highly skilled and motivated individuals who want to develop to their full potential while playing a key role in our future plans.  Solid growth opportunities are available that provide progression from entry level to senior management positions.  Our growth and development strategy involves defined practical experience in project management, augmented with annual training programs to accelerate career progression.

Visit our website for more information: http://www.crhcanada.com

CRH Canada Group Inc. recognizes Canada’s diverse landscape. Accommodation is available upon request for applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment and selection process.

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Posted
12/19/2020
Salary Range
$46,000.00 - 56,000.00
per Year
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Location
London, ON, CA