OverviewRona Estimator Full Time in Calgary, AB
Branch Calgary AB CA
Strong knowledge of The Ontario Building Code. Successful completion of Architectural or Construction Technology program….
Job Overview: An Estimator is responsible for compiling estimates of how much it will cost to provide a client or potential client with products or services. This role also requires working on how much a project is likely to cost and create budgets accordingly. The job involves assessing material, labour and equipment required and analysing different quotes from sub-contractors and suppliers.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
- Prepares material estimates for RONA stores and RBS Outside Sales team, utilizing both framing lumber and engineered wood. Provides product listings, quantities required and projected cost of projects using blueprints and construction/working drawings of intermediate to advanced complexity.
- Prepares TJ-Xpert and Keymark drawings (engineered wood layouts) for RONA Building Supply Outside Sales Team and retail customers.
- Reviews blueprints and construction/working drawings for possible problems and acts proactively by suggesting alternative materials or application procedures as required.
- Provides technical assistance to RONA Building Supply Outside Sales Team and to retail Contractor Desk Sales Staff.
- Provides technical assistance as required and deals with Municipal/Regional Building departments, engineers and architects regarding EWP layouts. Resolves issues in a prompt manner. Qualifications:
- Successful completion of Architectural or Construction Technology program.
- Ability to read and interpret blueprints and construction/working drawings.
- TJ-Xpert or Keymark certified with a strong knowledge of engineered wood products an asset.
- Strong knowledge of The Ontario Building Code.
- Strong communication and customer service skills. Professional telephone manner.
- Strong knowledge of Microsoft Excel.
- Must have the ability to effectively work in a high pressure and deadline-driven environment.
Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Calgary, AB, CA
Posted on: 2018-02-11