NorLand is a diverse group of specialized businesses that have been serving the construction industry since 1954. Their businesses exist to simplify complex project execution and to minimize the risks for all involved. They have a long track record of providing safe, high-quality and cost-effective solutions to a variety of construction challenges. Their Brand Promise is to continue making Anything Possible – just as they’ve been doing for 65 years.
BEL Contracting has been actively involved in heavy civil construction projects requiring sophisticated project management and intricate scheduling of multi-disciplined workforces since 1972. They have extensive experience in the areas of underground utility installation, road & highway construction, earthworks, drainage, fisheries works, retaining wall construction, road grading and traffic control.
BEL Contracting is looking for a Senior Estimator to join their highly successful team. This person will be the senior estimator of the department and thus will spearhead the largest and most challenging cost estimates and competitive tenders. In particular, a focus of this position will be major projects, typically involving joint venture partners and where BEL Contracting’s value of work is in excess of $20M. Reporting to the Estimating Manager, the Senior Estimator will be responsible for leadership, development of people, and knowledge transfer within the estimating group. The Senior Estimator will also be expected to apply their experience as they conduct bid reviews of their subordinates prior to tender submission. The mandate for this position will be to help build upon the standards of excellence for the division’s estimating capability, pursue major projects as they become available, and to secure a reliable flow of profitable projects through accurate and competitive estimates.
The ideal candidate is an experienced estimator in the construction industry who has dealt extensively with all sizes and types of underground utilities, petro-chemical/industrial sites, heavy civil infrastructure, and municipal, provincial, and federal projects with values up to or exceeding $100M. The individual will possess a college diploma, university degree or equivalent in Engineering, Construction Management or Building Technology and be a positive team player with a solid reputation among subcontractors, suppliers and the marketplace. The ideal candidate will be results-oriented to ensure all deadlines are met, and consistently delivers winning estimates resulting in profitable projects.
This position is based in Burnaby, BC.