Work with us

We empower our employees to shine their brightest by creating a positive environment fuelled by growth and development. By investing in our people, we inspire them to lead with confidence and ability, which results in the highest quality work for our clients. It’s a win-win.

We provide:

  • Competitive compensation and benefit plan
  • Education and training
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Provincially recognized safety program

We’re looking for:

  • Team players
  • Personal accountability
  • Results-focused individuals
  • Respectful individuals
  • Safety-focused individuals
  • Desire to learn and grow

Junior Estimator

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Junior Estimator

JATEC has been connecting communities for 35 years. We have expertise in the installation of fibre optic telecommunications, underground utilities for residential development, street lighting, and highway sign infrastructure across Canada.

People + Power is the focus. We are committed to creating an environment where people learn and grow, and pride ourselves on our culture by hiring and promoting the right people.

Join JATEC as an Estimator and build your career today with an established and growing company.

At this time we are currently seeking to fill an immediate need for long term employment. This opportunity will allow for growth and development in the Telecommunication Industry.

We provide industry competitive salary and benefits.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Scan market and determine future project work.
  • Win profitable projects.
  • Transition projects to project management team.
  • Evaluate results to continually improve processes.
  • Support project management team to achieve its deliverables.
  • Provide ongoing consultations to project management team throughout project.
  • Lead and manage the Bid2Win estimating program and enter all required information to achieve accurate and successful pricing.
  • Ensure financial success through accurate comparisons of actual costs to budget estimations.
  • Provide support to enhance the workflow process with continuous improvement.
  • Submit proposal of price and other requirements, as well as other distinguishable value-added competitive advantages.
  • Follow-up with results of a tender and assess areas to improve.

Qualifications:

  • At least 2 years of experience project planning and estimating construction projects with solid understanding of tendering procedures.
  • Proven skill in analyzing information to perform takeoffs and construction cost estimation.
  • Experience estimating within the civil earthwork industry.
  • Practical electrical, concrete, civil earthworks, and/or road building industry estimating experience is a definite asset.
  • Practical electrical and concrete industry estimating experience is a definite asset.
  • Proven experience submitting proposals with all tender requirements that generate a win.
  • Able to read and comprehend blueprints as well interpret contract language.
  • Detailed knowledge of current codes and practice requirements.
  • Excellent problem solving skills.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Experience with Bid2Win estimating program or similar software.
  • Demonstrated experience in building relationships with clients and project management team.

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