Chief Mechanical Estimator
- Toronto, Ontario, Canada
- 100,000 and above
- Job category: HVAC Estimator
- Post date:30 Apr 2015
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WELCOME TO THE NETWORK!
IMMEDIATE OPENING IN TORONTO / THE GTA
HNi has once again partnered with a leading Mechanical Contractor in the GTA. We have an immediate need for an Estimator in the Plumbing and Piping division. This respected ICI focused contractor has over 25 years of success and continues to build a winning team!
Key Responsibilities Include:
-Direct and manage the activities of the estimating team including performance management, training and development, mentoring and compensation management.
-Lead the bid process and execute appropriate bid strategy based on the company’s overall strategic vision.
-Knowledge and experience with a full range of projects including Design Build, Lump Sum and Construction Management.
-Oversee the entire preparation of estimates and approval final estimates prior to submission.
-Establish unit costs, labour rates, productivity factors and location impacts.
-Evaluate and recommend allowances for indirect costs, design unknowns, escalation and contingency.
-Responsible for assessing company risk and opportunity evaluation with clients;
-Lead the presentation to management and clients;
-Recognized as the subject matter expert
-Develop and maintain supplier, contractor and sub-contractor relationships;
Desired Skills & Experience Include:
-10+ years of experience.
-Demonstrated leadership skills, ability to guide and mentor a diverse group of contributors.
-Excellent organization skills, team building and coaching as a leader and team member.
-Recognized for effective communication, persuasion, negotiation skills and the ability to excel under pressure.
-Ability to read and interpret technical specifications and drawings.
-Strong Mathematical skills and analytical skills.
-Ability to use cost-estimating software to prepare cost quotes and bids.
-Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office (excel, word, etc.)
-Post-secondary degree or diploma in construction/engineering degree, or an appropriate field. A combination of education and work experience will be considered
PLEASE INCLUDE A PROJECT LIST
If you feel that you would like to explore the potential of this opportunity then I encourage you to apply privately.