Project Manager/Estimator

Project Manager/Estimator 

(two positions available)

London and Kitchener, Ontario


Our Client

Our Client, a heavy civil infrastructure and development company with over 50 years of expertise specializes in a wide range of heavy civil construction services and material products is currently looking for a QC Coordinator to join their growing team. In addition to the heavy civil construction company, they own and operate a precast manufacturing facility, asphalt cement terminal, portable concrete batch plants, and a number of pits, quarries and asphalt plants.



Duties and Responsibilities

  • Manages projects to ensure they are constructed according to design, budget and schedule.
  • Monitors project performance, schedule, costs, equipment, manpower, materials, equipment maintenance, safety and quality control
  • Interfaces with project team, subcontractors and related third parties
  • Monitors and inspects project site to maintain a safe work environment and provides leadership to ensure policies, procedures and standards are followed
  • Supervise, provide guidance and assesses performance of direct reports and other team members
  • Oversees project closeout
  • Follow-up on bidding opportunities identified through advertisements, customers, RFQ’s, etc.
  • Review job specifications in detail (instructions to bidders, general conditions, special provisions) as well as specifications on project drawings and soil reports
  • Prepare job cost estimates including subcontractors and review overhead costs and mark-ups with Construction Manager and General Manager
  • Follow up on timelines for submitted bids and update the estimating system with results
  • Coordinate the transfer of successful projects, subcontractor contracts and purchase orders to contract administrator and accountant
  • Perform pre-job planning to include all senior role players and attend all site meetings
  • Compile various cost reports and resolve cost issues
  • Track substantial completion of projects and ensure reconciliation of all subcontract agreements
  • Maintain and build customer relations



Qualifications and Requirments

  • C.E.T. designation in civil or construction engineering
  • Experience in heavy civil and road construction projects
  • Estimating experience in the construction industry
  • Experience in managing all aspects of road building, asphalt and construction projects
  • Experience managing ICI projects is an asset
  • Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills
  • Ability to work in a team environment and build strong working relationships
  • Familiar with project management and estimating software programs
  • Ability to be flexible and work in a fast paced environment
  • Effective decision-making and problem-solving skills
  • Effective time management and prioritization skills


If you are interested in learning more about this, or similar opportunities we have available, please send your most recent CV to Brian Heron at:


We thank all applicants in advance for their interest in this opportunity but regret that only candidates under consideration will be contacted.


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