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.

  1. Residential Construction Estimator

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 the 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