Project Estimator
Telecon Inc
Edmonton, AB
Job Location:
Edmonton

State/Province:
Alberta
POSITION OVERVIEW

The Project Estimator is a dynamic role that reports directly to the Operations Manager within the Connectivity Division in Telecon in AB. The Project Estimator will be responsible for preparing estimates, budgets and working with the Project Management team.

RESPONSIBILITIES

Analyze public and private tender documents
Participate in preliminary site walks and create preliminary design plans for site walks
Review and finalize As-Built designs for Job closure packages
Make a statement of the quantities according to plans and specifications
Make price requests to suppliers and subcontractors
Estimate using specialized software
Prepare the preliminary work schedules
Analyze market and competition trends
Close the bids with the management team by demonstrating that the estimates are competitive
Assist project managers / project managers periodically in estimating additional work or other related estimation tasks.
Other duties as assigned
REQUIREMENTS

College or professional degree in a discipline deemed relevant
Minimum 2 years’ experience in estimating structured cabling projects
RCDD certification an asset
Valid driver's license
Good knowledge of the software of the MS Office suite
Analyze and interpret plans and specifications
Attentive to details
Must be willing to travel occasionally
ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS

Self-starter with the ability works well with minimum or no direct supervision
Ability to work well under pressure with tight timelines and frequent deadlines
Demonstrated professional oral & written communication skills
Strong work ethic; coordinating multiple tasks & exhibit strong time management and planning skills to achieve successful outcomes
Ability to positively develop working relationships with a positive attitude
Exceptional Customer Service; ability to effectively handle both favorable and unfavorable customer interactions;
Demonstrated ability to identify problems and situations, take appropriate action, implement solutions or escalate as required
Ability to work efficiently in a team environment and collaboratively with other departments and clients
ABOUT TELECON GROUP

Telecon Group is a team of seasoned, innovative Professionals who are passionate about their work, committed to delighting customers and for whom health and safety is a core value.

Telecon provides turnkey solutions for engineering, building, maintaining and repairing telecommunication networks that are underground, aerial, indoors and wireless. Over 3,250 passionate employees working across Canada provide design, installation, construction, verification and maintenance services for cabled and wireless networks.

Driven by a desire to be the industry leader, we are committed to offering turnkey solutions and targeted, dedicated, superior quality services, on time and on budget, to meet our customers’ needs and requirements.

Telecon Group welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process