Modus Structures Estimator Full Time in Crossfield, AB

Modus Structures

Branch Crossfield AB CA

Crossfield, AB

10+ years construction estimating experience encompassing commercial, structural steel, residential and / or modular construction….


We are a dynamic, fast paced, high growth Modular Commercial Construction Company in need of a full-time experienced Estimator . Reporting directly to the V.P., Engineering and Design, the Estimator will be involved in the development, manufacturing, and construction process from initial client introduction to manufacturing, construction, and beyond.

Are you looking to be part of a winning team in a solid industry that offers a competitive salary and benefit package? We pride ourselves on operating within a successful team environment that strives to motivate and support one another while building a superior product for our clients.

Position Purpose

To drive company profitability through being directly responsible for the development, presentation and accountability of quantity takeoffs, estimates, budgets and preliminary designs on assigned projects, meeting required schedules, quality and profit objectives with the highest level of competency.

The Estimator primary role is responsible for, but not limited to;

  • Develop detailed, accurate quantity takeoffs and estimates for costing commercial projects fully reflecting all necessary material, labour, equipment, supplier and sub‐trade costs to meet the clients RFI, RFP and tender plans, specifications and schedule in order to win Must be able to create project budgets that the Project Manager can use as well as be able to monitor those budgets on a weekly basis.
  • Assist Modus’ clients achieve their development, budget and design targets, by facilitating pro‐active, efficient, execution of value engineering on all development, design, manufacturing and construction requirements from concept through construction to opening
  • Develop and document Takeoff / Estimating procedures for different modular types, and site work.

This person in this role must be committed to the following:

  • Client Satisfaction
  • Scheduling
  • Budget, Tender & Design
  • Sub-Trade & Vendor Development

Skills / Prerequisites

  • 10+ years construction estimating experience encompassing commercial, structural steel, residential and / or modular construction.
  • Construction / Engineering degree or equivalent of technical training and/or related experience
  • Ability to demonstrate above average communication, interpersonal, organization skills and ability to work within a team
  • Excellent ability to multi‐task and coordinate multiple projects
  • Must be able to prioritize and work under tight deadlines in a dynamic fast paced
  • Strong mathematical and analytical skills to complete detailed and comprehensive summaries of information
  • Expertise in MS Office (including Excel, MS Project and Word) and Web‐based applications, including experience with construction takeoff / estimating software.
  • Intermediate or higher ability to create CAD preliminary design
  • Familiarity with BC, AB, SK, MB and National Building Code Requirements.
  • Reliable personal vehicle for business use and valid AB driver’s
  • Available for short-term travel across

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

Job Type: Full-time

Required education:

  • Diploma/Certificate

Required experience:

  • Estimating: 8 years

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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Crossfield, AB, CA
Posted on: 2017-04-01
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