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Bilingual Estimator - Mississauga, ON

Location: 

Mississauga, ON, CA

Company:  OBE-Engineering Products-Eastern Region

 

 
 

Job ID:  148913

 

Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope®, a CRH company, is the leading supplier of products specified to close the building envelope. They include: custom-engineered curtain wall and window wall, architectural windows, storefront systems, doors, skylights and architectural glass.

 

Overview

 

The Estimator reports to the Estimating Manager and is responsible to provide the customer with detailed estimation for quote requests on engineered projects. He/she is also expected to contribute to a work environment that fosters pride in being part of a winning team.

 

Responsibilities

 

  • Prepare detailed estimates of varying prospective projects with emphasis on major engineered projects.
  • Thorough review of construction documents to assure all aspects of the scope and schedule are clearly understood and identified during the biding and proposal stage.
  • Work closely with Sales, Engineering, along with other departments and Glazing Contractors to develop and implement accurate and competitive bids for key projects.
  • Produce clear and accurate quotes that set forth, scope, schedule and price with the appropriate clarifications and qualifications.
  • Respond to general customer inquiries for technical data and information.
  • Assist other members of the Estimating Team with problem solving and improving their efficiencies.
  • Assist in training new staff on products, systems and spreadsheets as required.
  • Assist the Estimating Manager and take a lead role in developing and implement estimating efficiencies.
  • Produce detailed project turnover files for secured projects & assist Estimating Manager with turnover to Project Management.
  • Accommodate new training and technology as made available.
  • Accept special assignments as may be presented.

 

Qualifications

 

  • Bilingual (English/French).
  • Minimum 5 years related industry experience.
  • Ability to read & interpret Blueprints & Architectural drawings.
  • Civil/Architectural Technology Diploma/ Degree preferable but not mandatory.
  • Excellent working knowledge of MS Excel & Word.
  • Literacy in AutoCAD & general computer knowledge.

 

What CRH Americas Offers You

 

  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs
  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion

 

About CRH Americas

 

CRH Americas has a long and proud heritage as one of North America’s largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the CRH Americas family. CRH Americas operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.

 

CRH Americas is a great place to grow! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Once you click apply now, you will be brought to our career site. Please complete your online profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Our system allows you to view and track your status 24 hours a day. Thank you for your interest in the CRH Americas family!

Date Posted:  Mar 05, 2019


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