WestCorp Solutions Ltd. Project Estimator Contract in Regina, SK

WestCorp Solutions Ltd.

Branch Regina SK CA

Project Estimator
Regina, SK

Preparation of job estimates ready for scheduling detailing parts, materials, special tools, external services and documentation with planned costs….


The Project Estimator serves a vital function in the growth of a construction or manufacturing company. Prepares work to be estimated by gathering proposals, blueprints, specifications, and related documents. Identifies labor, material, and time requirements by studying proposals, blueprints, specifications, and related documents. Computes costs by analyzing labor, material, and time requirements. The ideal candidate will possess certificate in the mechanical trades such as: steamfitter; pipe fitter;boiler maker or a diploma in mechanical engineering. A minimum of 5 years experience in Project Estimating is required. This position is located at our Potash Mill site 230 kms East of Regina, SK.


  • Develop cost and time estimates of multiple mill objectives relevant to specific projects.
  • Collect and analyze data in order to estimate the time, money, materials, and labor required to execute and maintain capital projects.
  • Preparation of job estimates ready for scheduling detailing parts, materials, special tools, external services and documentation with planned costs.
  • Identification of safety, EH&S, permit and communication requirements.
  • Preparation of job plans to include the sequencing of associated tasks, taking into account multi-craft alignment.
  • Maintain and continuously improve job plans and project estimates.
  • Maintain work center.
  • Development of project estimates through all stages of the projects.
  • Lead meetings with operations, maintenance, and planning team members to draft turnaround costs, if applicable.
  • Facilitate job cost reviews with maintenance, planning and project team members to ensure work packages are complete and can be executed as estimated.
  • Communicating progress weekly to the project manager.


  • Must have a Grade 12 or GED
  • Dynamic individual with minimum 5 years’ experience in a project estimating, project planning or project cost controls.
  • Mechanical or Project Engineer preferred; or, relevant technical diploma, mechanical trade or university degree with 5+ years’ of increasing responsibility in various positions on large resource projects working for larger Organizations in Potash, Oil and Gas or construction.
  • A working knowledge of computerized maintenance management systems (CMMS); preferably Oracle; and, material management systems.
  • Proficient with Microsoft office products such as Word, Excel, Outlook and Projects.
  • Knowledge of routine maintenance and/or turnaround practices, performances measures, scheduling tools and techniques.


  • Strong interpersonal, communication, administrative and leadership skills are required
  • Motivated, self-starter who can work well independently or within a team environment.
  • An effective communicator with the ability to develop positive working relations across a multitude of business units.
  • Exercises good judgment on complex decisions.
  • Effective leader, good problem-solving skills, planning, organizing and priority setting skills combined with a strong work ethic.
  • Ability to lead moderate to large cross-functional project teams to safely, reliably, cost effectively and efficiently execute project scope.
  • Ability to lead various internal and external stakeholders in the delivery of highly complex projects.
  • Ability to network, relationship build, and influence change.

SHIFT: 4/3 or similar shift.

CONTRACT: End of 2018 with possibility for extension.

HOURLY RATE: TBD – LOA and Travel Allowance may be offered to candidates requiring travel.

You may be required to undergo a background check and substance test in accordance with job site policies.

We would sincerely like to thank all interested applicants, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted at this time.

“WestCorp Solutions Ltd. is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from all qualified individuals. We are committed to help build a workforce that reflects the diversity of the communities in which we live, and where every team member has the opportunity to reach their full potential.”

Job Type: Contract


  • Project Estimating: 5 years
  • Project Management: 3 years
  • Potash: 5 years


  • AEC / DEP or Skilled Trade Certificate


  • Regina, SK


  • english

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Employment Type: Freelance
Location: Regina, SK, CA
Posted on: 2018-07-27
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