Applewood Roofing and Sheet Metal Ltd is a world class installer and service provider of roofing solutions to Southern Ontario, and is currently seeking a highly qualified Estimator

General Responsibilities Include but not limited to:

 

· Understand and prepare takeoffs/estimates for assigned jobs

· Attending pre-tender site meetings to prepare an accurate estimate

· Conducting and preparing detailed analysis of the contract documents, drawings and specification to determine the project requirement for estimating the project

· Solicits pricing from suppliers and subcontractors for labour, equipment and materials, in order to ascertain the lowest price while meeting the company's safety and quality standards

· Prepare quotations and tenders.

· Stay current on addendum and drawing revisions before time of tender.

· Tenders to be checked before closing.

· Keep current and informed of all new materials or techniques in your field

· Follow-up on your quotes and tenders and confirm the outcome

· Review all contracts and accepted quotations. Review with Management for final approval

· Write up work orders completely and in a concise and timely manner so to assist scheduling and purchasing of materials at the best prices.

· Prepare materials order sheets for jobs

· Develop good working relationships with current clients to ensure full quality and satisfaction

· Assist in budgeting of jobs and pricing for change orders

· Involved in post-project analysis of jobs bid from a continuous improvement perspective

· Other duties and tasks as requested

 

Qualifications:

 

· 5+ years experience in flat roof estimating, new construction and re-roofing

· experience reading architectural plans and developing cost estimates

· Experience with bid and tender process

· Strong computer skills; Microsoft Excel, Word and bid software

· Excellent verbal and written communication skills

· Strong analytical and problem-solving skills

  • · Ability to multi-task and meet strict deadlines

Please submit applications to Marnie Gilroy, Director of Operations at marnie@applewoodroofing.ca