Asphalt Estimator / Project Manager

Posted: January 19, 2015

Description:

  • Estimating of subcontract asphalt paving items.
  • Performing material "take-off" from tender drawings and verifying tender quantities.
  • Acquiring "plan takers" lists and verifying bidders, analyzing opportunities and creating  strategies to best suit individual opportunities.
  • Creating and distributing asphalt quotations to interested parties.
  • Attending tender openings and recording bid results.
  • Following up with general contractors on asphalt paving quotations in a timely manner, recording and documenting results.
  • Preparation of subcontract agreements complete with scope of work, items, tonnages and qualifications.
  • Responsible for estimate turnover to Operations staff including on-site meeting and review. Prepare initial project schedule.
  • Resolution of on-site issues in co-operation with Asphalt Superintendent.
  • All on-site measuring required to ensure accurate invoicing including transferring this information to accounting staff.
  • Collection of payments complete with applicable holdbacks and attending monthly accounts receivable meeting.

Requirements:

  • Strong analytical skills and attention to detail.
  • Must be able to read and understand construction drawings and specifications.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Interpersonal skills and ability to build relationships with customers.
  • Ability to maintain organization and work efficiently in a fast paced environment.
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office and Microsoft Project.
  • College Diploma in Civil Engineering Technology preferred.
  • Valid Class "G" Drivers License.

If you wish to apply  for this  position, please forward your resume and cover letter to careers@fermarltd.com.  We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.