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Since Glen Armstrong Construction Ltd. was created in 1967, it has generated mutual trust  between the companies we work for through the quality of our work. 

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8125 - 102nd Avenue,
Peace River,  Alberta
T8S 1M6 (West Hill Industrial Park)

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ESTIMATOR/PROJECT MANAGER 

Water and Sewer, Heavy Civil

Closing Date: Open until a suitable candidate is found

Job Description:

Reporting to the General Manager, the Estimator/Project Manager will be responsible for
a variety of estimating and project management duties related to water and sewer, deep
servicing and civil works.


Responsibilities:

Estimating

  • All aspects of estimating including, site visits/meetings, takeoffs, obtaining vendor/subcontractor pricing, preparation of quotes and estimates and final tender submission

Project Management

  • Coordinate and prepare shop drawings and required submittals

  • Review project plans and specifications and collaborate on the design, scheduling, possible cost-saving measures and construction problems

  • Provide clear direction and review and plan out 3 week look ahead with foremen

  • Prepare and sustain the project schedule on a daily basis through the planning of personnel, timely coordination of equipment and materials and review of production rates and ensure deficient items are addressed in a timely manner

  • Ensure compliance with all safety and quality requirements

  • Engage in professional interactions, lead project meetings and prepare and document meeting notes between yourself and the client, consultant and/or subcontractors to support the teams ongoing progression

  • Manage project financials; track change order submissions, client approval, prepare and submit invoices and monthly progress estimates and project closeout

  • Lead by example, mentor and coach personnel with technical aspects of the work, as well as safety competencies and soft skills (teamwork, communication, leadership, etc.)

  • Manage field-level performance reviews and provide training recommendations​

Qualifications:

  • Extensive experience with all aspects of water, sewer & storm systems pertaining
    to subdivisions, municipal infrastructure, rehabilitation work as well as new installations

  • Water, sewer, storm, municipal infrastructure and civil estimating: minimum 6 years (Preferred)

  • Water, sewer, storm, municipal infrastructure and civil project management:
    minimum 6 years (Required)

  • Experience with working around existing utilities, horizontal directional drilling, fusible HDPE, PVC pipe, trench boxes, cages, shoring, hot and cold tapping lines, pressure testing, chlorinating, de-chlorinating and flushing of water systems

  • Ability to read and interpret contract documents, contract drawings and grades

  • Experience with various survey techniques, rod and level, total station, GPS and
    the ability to read grades and understand project layout.

  • Experience with other scopes of construction is an asset (earthworks, concrete, bridge work, structural, industrial, etc.)

  • Exceptional attention to detail

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Proficient with Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook and Project and ability to learn new project management software

  • Proficient use of HeavyBid or other bidding software is required

  • Current Standard First Aid, Confined Space, Ground Disturbance, Hoisting &
    Rigging, H2S and WHMIS training certificates will be considered an asset

  • Valid driver’s license and clean driver’s abstract are required

Working Conditions:

  • The position is located in Peace River, Alberta

  • The Company may provide assistance with housing or relocation expenses

  • This position is identified as safety-sensitive

  • This position consists of a combination of office and fieldwork. Fieldwork involves diverse weather and ground conditions

  • Some out of town, weekends and extended working hours will be required


Compensation:

This is a full-time position. We offer competitive wages, a comprehensive benefits package and a positive team environment.


The above statements describe the general nature and level of work being performed by individuals assigned to this classification. This is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities and duties required of personnel so classified.


In order to be considered applicants must submit a resume along with proof of qualifications to careers@gacltd.ca. GACL provides equal opportunity in employment and encourages applications from all qualified persons. We thank every applicant for their interest. Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. No telephone calls please.

Applicants must submit a resume along with proof of qualifications to careers@gacltd.ca.

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