Sr. Estimator Assistant – Construction

Sr. Estimator Assistant

Job Type: Contract, 3-6 months

Position Summary:

Our client is actively seeking a Sr. Estimator Assistant to provide technical and administrative support to the Sr. Estimator with emphasis on estimating, planning and scheduling, and dealing with project change.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Assist in the preparation of estimates of probable costs of materials, labour and equipment for construction projects based on contract bids, quotations, schematic drawings and specifications
  • Interpret blueprints, drawings, and specifications
  • Gather proposals, blueprints, specifications, and related documents
  • Assess material, labour and equipment required for a project
  • Analyze labour, material, and time requirements
  • Prepare quantity take-offs
  • Assemble, summarize, and analyze tenders; recommend awards
  • Assist in selection of sub-trades
  • Interface with Project Manager, support team and Client to achieve precise and accurate estimates

As the successful candidate, you are a highly trusted, detail oriented individual who has the ability to work as a part of a cross-functional team in a fast-paced environment. The following qualifications would be an asset in the selection process:

  • Graduate from a recognized Engineering, Construction Management, and/or Construction Science program
  • Experience as an Estimator in commercial/industrial construction
  • Prior experience working hands-on in commercial/industrial construction
  • Exceptional problem solving, prioritizing, and time management skills
  • Keen attention to detail

Please email resume to

Candidates may be subject to a Criminal Record Search.

We thank all candidates for their interest in this position, however only those being considered for an interview will be contacted.

Braun-Valley Associates is committed to an inclusive, barrier-free selection process. Appropriate accommodations will be made available throughout the recruitment, selection and/or assessment process to applicants with disabilities.  Please inform us, at 519-336-4590 or through our email, of the nature of any accommodation(s) that you may require to ensure your equal participation.

Applying to this position does not constitute employment or an employment agreement between you and Braun-Valley Associates.