Estimator Construction

  • Company:
    Cypruss Contracting Inc.
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    1 day ago
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Job Description

Cypruss Contracting Inc. is looking to grow its construction team! We are looking for an experienced Estimator for ICI Construction to join our Estimating Department.


  • Responsible for the tender/quotation process, generating tender bids, and providing timely follow-up;
  • Efficiently and timely process quotes request received via any communication means, including RFQs, RFPs and RFIs;
  • Manage and search public tender directories to identify potential jobs within the Company's scope;
  • Review construction drawings, plans and specifications and identify and review scope of work;
  • Review, understand and make recommendations regarding contract agreements including CCDC standards;
  • Attend site meetings, project meetings, and site inspections as required;
  • Develop and maintain subcontractor and vendor relationships and procure quotations during bid process;
  • Screen and qualify new subcontractors and vendors of all trades and types as jobs require;
  • Budget development, preparation and review; including subcontractor and vendor agreements;
  • Facilitate handoff of project information including budgets, scopes of works etc. to project management teams;
  • Develop and maintain relationships with new and existing clients throughout tender/bid/quotation processes;
  • Develop and maintain construction estimation software and develop new construction bid management processes.


  • Proficient knowledge of construction methods, systems and materials, specific to ICI construction;
  • Previous experience with ICI construction for property management clients is an asset;
  • Practical understanding of the analysis of construction drawings, tenders and RFP/RFQs;
  • Ability to understand and interpret contract documents, shop drawings, and specifications. Be familiar with subcontractors contracts including scopes of work, exclusions, clauses, and limitations;
  • Familiarity of construction law, the Construction Lien Act, and CCDC contract documents an asset;
  • Previous experience in deploying, setting up and using construction bid management software an asset;
  • Ability to proficiently use e-mail, Microsoft Office 365 and Microsoft Project to communicate information effectively to management team, subcontractors and clients


  • 3-5 years experience in ICI construction estimation



Company Description

Cypruss Contracting Inc is a dynamic and growing general contractor focusing on industrial, commercial and institutional (ICI) construction.