Vancouver based Real Estate Developer and Builder are looking to add an Estimator to their growing team. Company focused on Residential mixed-use developments (wood-frame and concrete) throughout Metro Vancouver. 

Open to idea of taking on someone with minimum 3 or more years experience – Candidates must have experience in an Estimating capacity for residential wood-frame or concrete developments in the Metro Vancouver market.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with owner and all internal/external parties throughout preconstruction phase ensuring accuracy of costs and project requirements meeting all deadlines.
  • Ensure all relevant information is correct with complete overview of all project expenses.
  • Join a collaborative teamwork environment advocating for customers to establish strong relationships and business opportunities.
  • Ability to prepare and make accurate cost estimates across all scopes of work in a timely manner.
  • Develop variance reports as the design evolves – prepare value engineering studies throughout.
  • Understand and present unit costs factors which can affect construction costs.
  • Devise estimate packages and present clearly to clients for cost accuracy.
  • Collaborate with project team for staffing requirements and specific project needs.
  • Strong bidding process experience including but not limited to evaluating subcontractor proposals, soliciting bids, communicating with bidders and ensuring accuracy.
  • Ability to engage and develop business with new and existing customers.
  • Review bid packages from subtrades.
  • Review contracts and identify key insurance key insurance issues.
  • Ability to lead, mentor and motivate project teams during the preconstruction phases.


  • Bachelors Degree in Construction Management, Engineering or related field – Preferred but not required, equivalent years of experience also considered.
  • Experience with identifying project issues while providing an innovative and creative approach to finding solutions.
  • Team player with strong communication skills, a positive go getter attitude and who can work with internal and external parties.
  • Minimum of 3 estimating experience with previous exposure to residential developments.
  • Computer skills: Microsoft Office Suite, Estimating software’s (Timberline, etc.), take-off software’s, BIM products (Revit, etc.) and exposure to scheduling software such as Primavera or others.
  • Candidates must be eligible to work in Canada. 

Call Gavin on 604-363 6297 at any time to discuss this role in more detail or apply via email at

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