Estimator - Terrebonne, Qc - CANADA

** The candidates wishing to apply must have all legal authorization to work in Canada such as;  Canadian citizenship, permanent residency, valid work permit, Visa or any other official document


The estimator is one of the first contacts between the client and the company. To him/her belongs the mandate to prepare estimates of costs of materials, labor, equipment and subcontracting for projects based on contract bids, quotes, drawings and specifications.


  • Proceed with the tender opening records
  • Proceed with the evaluation of tenders by considering the risks, the various constraints and needs
  • Proceed with the preparation of tender submissions by considering the quantities of materials, the subcontractors required and production time
  • Communicate with existing and new suppliers for material prices, equipment and services on the market / local area of the project
  • Perform plans and specifications readings
  • Establish detailed costs estimates and implementation planning
  • Attend the tender submissions review meetings as required by management
  • Compile the submission documents to ensure the deposit in full compliance and on time
  • Monitor tender submissions depository (awarded Yes / No)
  • Perform « not awarded » results analysis when required
  • Open project files when awarded
  • Establish execution budgets
  • Attend the “start” project meeting with the operations team when required
  • Attend meetings when required
  • Be available to attend tender site visits when required
  • Be available to visit the construction sites in operations to observe methods and techniques used to then make appropriate adjustments to future tenders
  • Serve as a liaison, consultant and communicate with engineers, owners, contractors and subcontractors and prepare economic feasibility studies on changes and adjustments to cost estimates
  • Project coordination and preparation of schedules for all stages of work.


College degree in civil engineering or construction engineering or certificate, AEC construction estimation or equivalent, or relevant experience in civil engineering construction and infrastructure construction


2 years’ experience as an estimator in civil construction projects or 3 years’ experience as an estimator in construction related to infrastructures construction or 7 years of relevant experience of work in infrastructures construction site

Windows 7+ et Office 2010+ proficient, especially with Excel.  Reading plans / surveying

Hold a valid driving license
Bilingual (French/English)
Hold an ASP Construction card an asset
Disciplined and organized
Accurate and analytical mindset
Strong interpersonal skills
Ability to work as a team