Asphalt Estimator / Project Manager

Posted: January 19, 2015


  • 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.


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