Careers

Bedrock Homes prides itself on hiring talented individuals interested in growing their professional careers and who share our common goal to work together to provide quality homes with exceptional value to our customers.

Bedrock Homes is proud to be part of the Carrington Group of Companies and has grown over 48 years as a top, award-winning residential builder and developer in Edmonton and the surrounding area, Central Alberta, and Interior British Columbia - Carrington Construction, Bedrock Homes, Carrington Land, Lifestyle Retirement Options, and Carrington Homes.

Carrington Group of Companies is proud to be recognized for overall business performance and sustained growth with the prestigious Canada’s Best Managed Companies designation. The 2022 Best Managed program award winners are amongst the best-in-class of Canadian owned and managed companies demonstrating leadership in the areas of strategy, capabilities and innovation, culture and commitment, and financials to achieve sustainable growth.

Purchasing Manager

Bedrock Homes has been building single family homes since 1999 and is a proud member of Carrington Group of Companies who is a recipient of Canada’s Best Managed Companies award in 2022. Bedrock Homes is an industry leader in the greater Edmonton and Central Alberta housing markets. At Bedrock Homes, we pride ourselves in providing the best value for our customers by offering well-built, energy efficient homes, utilizing the latest technology.

 

Bedrock Homes is seeking a qualified Residential Construction Purchasing Manager to join our team.

Manager Responsibilities:  

You will oversee daily Purchasing production and ensure estimates are developed in an accurate and efficient manner. Daily production can include but not limited to output of job files and budget production.
Establishing general procedures and controls within the Purchasing team.
Reviewing sales activities on a regular basis and developing costs to completes as well as month-end and year-end costs for all sales.
Strategic analysis of new costing reduction and partnership opportunities.


Key
Responsibilities:

Review and analyze completed tender submissions received for accuracy; revise proposals; compare and negotiate pricing across all submissions to determine the most accurate and cost-effective submission.
Review requests for customized price quotes based on adjustments to standard plans, specifications, and options and complete retail pricing for final acceptance.
Prepare material take offs, labour and equipment cost estimations necessary to successfully carry out a construction project according to proposals, plans, estimates and specifications.
Address concerns with trades and suppliers relating to purchase order discrepancies and pricing.
Create and adjust model assemblies in estimating software as required for new designs or projects.
Strong adaptability to ever changing workload demands.
Creativity when it comes to problem-solving.

 

Desired Qualifications/Experiences:

Minimum of (5+) years of Purchasing experience for single-family residential construction in Alberta, ideally in a fast-paced production builder environment.

Completion of a construction, civil or structural engineering diploma or degree; or equivalent practical experience.
Excellent working knowledge of the Alberta Building Codes.
Ability to read and interpret building specifications, and blueprints.
Effective interpersonal skills with proven ability to work with a diverse group and personalities.
Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite, Excel, working knowledge of Homefront (Precision Builder, BuildPro) and PlanSwift is considered an asset.
Proven planning, communication, organizing, analytical decision making and negotiating skills.
A valid driver’s license and clean driver’s abstract.

 

Bedrock Homes values work-life-balance and this position comes with many great employee perks including; Health & Dental benefits, a competitive compensation package, parking on-site, flight discounts, travel perks, PTO days, paid sick days, candy dispensers in our staff rooms, a really cool staff team leisure room, unlimited coffee and the opportunity for advancement. Check out or website to learn more about our awesome company and all the great perks that Bedrock Homes can offer!

 

Residential Construction Estimator

Bedrock Homes has been building single family homes since 1999 and is a proud member of Carrington Group of Companies. Bedrock Homes is an industry leader in the Edmonton and surrounding area housing market. At Bedrock Homes we pride ourselves in providing the best value for our customers by offering well-built, energy efficient homes at affordable prices.

 

Bedrock Homes is seeking a qualified Residential Construction Estimator to join our team.

 Residential Construction Estimator Qualifications/Experience:

  • Minimum of five + years estimating experience for single-family residential construction in Alberta, ideally in a fast paced production builder environment.
  • Completion of a construction, civil or structural engineering diploma or degree; or equivalent practical experience.
  • Excellent working knowledge of the Alberta Building Codes.
  • Ability to read and interpret building specifications, and blueprints.
  • Effective interpersonal skills with proven ability to work with a diverse group and personalities.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite, Excel, working knowledge of Homefront and PlanSwift is considered an asset.
  • Proven planning, communication, organizing, analytical decision making and negotiating skills.
  • A valid driver’s license and clean driver’s abstract.

 

Residential Construction Estimator Responsibilities:

  • Review all final change orders and interior selection packages to ensure accuracy and completeness, prior to scheduled project start date.
  • Prepare material take offs, labour and equipment cost estimations necessary to successfully carry out a construction project according to proposals, plans, estimates and specifications.
  • Prepare and/or coordinate the preparation of all construction purchase orders on single and multi-family developments.
  • Prepare, review and analyze tender submissions received for accuracy; revise proposals; compare pricing across all submissions to determine the most accurate and cost effective submission.
  • Review requests for customized price quotes based on adjustments to standard plans, specifications, and options and complete retail pricing for final acceptance.
  • Create and adjust model assemblies in estimating software as required for new projects.
  • Manage daily workload based on predetermined deadlines and known daily tasks.
  • Strong adaptability to ever changing workload demands.

 

 This full-time position is located in Edmonton, Alberta.  Bedrock Homes provides a competitive compensation and benefits package.

 

Please submit resume with cover letter and salary expectations, quoting the position title “Residential Construction Estimator”:

careers@bedrockhomes.ca

 

We would like to thank all applicants; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls please.