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Painting estimator – construction

    Chabel Inc.






    • College/CEGEP
    • or equivalent experience
    • Architectural technology/technician
    • Architecture and related services, other



    2 years to less than 3 years




    • Prepare estimates of labour and/or material costs
    • Prepare master format estimates (Class A)
    • Prepare elemental format estimates (Classes B, C, D)
    • Prepare estimates for general expenses and overheads
    • Provide economic feasibility studies and preliminary estimates for proposed projects
    • Read and interpret blueprints, maps, drawings and specifications
    • Estimate pre-contract costs
    • Utilize quantity take-off procedures
    • Advise on tendering procedures
    • Analyze tenders and recommend awards
    • Set up cost monitoring and reporting systems
    • Monitor and adjust contract expenditures
    • Prepare and maintain directory of supplies and trade contractors
    • Liaise, consult and communicate with engineers, architects, owners, contractors and subcontractors on changes and adjustments to cost estimates

    Experience and specialization

    Area of work experience

    • Purchasing, procurement and contracts

    Area of specialization

    • Project management

    Additional information

    Work conditions and physical capabilities

    • Attention to detail

    Personal suitability

    • Excellent oral communication
    • Excellent written communication
    • Organized
    • Team player


    Health benefits

    • Dental plan
    • Vision care benefits

    Long term benefits

    • Life insurance

    Other benefits

    • Free parking available
    • Parking available

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