Senior Estimator

Senior Estimator

 

MONTONI has experienced considerable growth since its creation in 1995. Over the years, its expertise has continued to evolve and become stronger, earning the company a well-known reputation in the construction industry. MONTONI is based on a clear and precise vision: “Create a leading-edge real-estate portfolio both from a technological and an environmental standpoint by delivering the best projects in the construction industry.”

RESPONSIBILITIES :

Planning and start-up for current-bid projects

• Prepare cost estimates for industrial and commercial construction work.
• Verify call-for-tenders specifications and drawings to determine scope of work and details of estimates.
• Perform preliminary and detailed quantity take-offs of plans and specifications.
• Conduct in-depth study of plans and specifications submitted by clients.
• Correctly interpret technical specifications of call-for-tenders documents.
• Assist supervising resources with receipt of prices from subcontractors and closing of project bids.
• Act as liaison with subcontractors following call-for-tenders launches, and track calls for tenders.
• Study calls for tenders from subcontractors and make recommendations as necessary.
• Estimate costs of materials, labour, rentals, etc. based on the plans and specifications.
• Collaborate on continuous improvement of methods and procedures for processing current-project records.
• Ensure continuous updating of the database of general and trade contractors for work performance.
• Perform all tasks required for the position in a timely manner.
• Assist other assessors as necessary.

Relationships

• Maintain collaborative relationships with construction project managers, subcontractors and professionals.
• Maintain professional, trusted relationships with clients, professionals, subcontractors and suppliers.
• Secure the decision-making process.
• Maintain and develop a network of external professional contacts.
• Meet with subcontractors for negotiations with the project manager.

QUALIFICATIONS :

• College diploma or university degree in civil engineering, architecture or construction management, or equivalent.
• Membership in good standing in the Ordre des ingénieurs du Québec (OIQ) and/or the Association des estimateurs et des économistes de la construction du Québec (AEÉCQ) is an asset.
• Five to 10 years’ experience as an assessor, ideally for general-contractor companies.
• Strong math skills and good knowledge of industry standards, building codes, municipal bylaws, and construction materials.
• Very good understanding of building mechanical and electrical systems.
• Proven ability to reconcile multiple priorities; excellent organizational and planning skills.
• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
• Strong analytical and IT skills (knowledge of Building Information Modelling is an asset).
• Bilingual (English/French).
• High degree of professional ethics; self-starter.
• Ability to communicate; good interpersonal skills.
• Superior priority management skills and ability to work to tight deadlines.

SKILLS :

• Ability to work to tight deadlines and manage high workload volume.
• Self-starter.
• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
• Sense of initiative.
• Superior analytical abilities.
• Integrity and sense of responsibility.
• Strong capacity for stress management.

 

If you are interested in this position, send us your CV as soon as possible: recrutement@groupemontoni.com

We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.