Estimator - 12 Month Contract
Brookfield Residential
Edmonton, AB
Your Team

We have an opening for an Estimator in our Edmonton Homes division. This is a temporary, full time position. This opportunity requires a results oriented, individual, who thrives on building relationships and accepting new challenges within a fast paced environment.

Reporting to the Production Manager, Farhad Eyyubov ( https://www.linkedin.com/in/farhad-eyyubov-5694217 ), you will be responsible for cost estimating, trade negotiations, and contracts administration to ensure that the Edmonton Homes division achieves its yearly production objectives.

Your Key Deliverables

  • Liaise between internal and external departments to ensure the accuracy of information for production
  • Prepare preliminary cost comparisons, authorize invoices for payment in accordance with corporate policies, preparation of quarterly anchor budget reviews including forecast figures of cost fluctuations, and material quantity take-offs
  • Processing job files including releasing budgets, purchase orders, and change orders
  • Maintain current, competitive cost and product information under changing market conditions to support management decisions
  • Maintain a customer focus and communicate with employees and customers at all levels of the organization
Must Haves

  • A minimum of two years estimating experience in the residential construction industry
  • Strong MS Office skills and accurate data entry skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Proven ability to handle large volumes of data in a fast paced environment
  • Work well under pressure with tight deadlines, and able to act with a sense of urgency
Nice to Haves

  • Civil Engineering Technology, Construction or Architectural Technology diploma is an asset
  • Completed or enrolled in the Building Solutions certification (within PHBIA's Master Builder Certification) is an asset
  • Experience with Timberline Estimating, New Star, and Builder MT is beneficial
Your Opportunity

We are proud to offer our employees what they value most:
  • Competitive compensation
  • Excellent extended health benefits
  • Flex-spending account
  • Work-life balance
  • RRSP matching
  • Generous tuition assistance program
  • Leadership development and mentorship programs
  • Charitable donation matching
  • A culture based on our values of Passion, Integrity and Community
Your New Home

Brookfield Residential is a leading North American land developer and homebuilder with one goal in mind - to create the best places to call home. From the development of award winning master-planned communities, to the building of well-designed homes and commercial properties, we are committed to cultivating exceptional life experience for our customers and for our employees.

Building great communities and homes takes vision and dedication, but most importantly, it takes a strong team. Having been in business for more than 60 years, we know it is our people who make Brookfield Residential what it is today. We were humbled to be named by Aon as one of the Best Employers in Canada and U.S. in 2017.