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Construction Estimator / Quantity Surveyor - Pipeline Project (JSG) Kitimat, BC

Johnson Service Group (JSG)

Position Title

  • Construction Estimator (Quantity Surveyor) - Pipeline Project

Work Location

  • Kitimat, BC

Company Profile

JSG offers our customers a wide range of services to assist in the construction and maintenance of their pipeline and facilities assets. Our proven experience, methodologies, and strong relationships with seasoned Construction Management & Inspection professionals with well-established track records demonstrate the high capability of JSG to organize, manage, and execute against your construction management and inspection services program.

Job Description

Reporting to the Manager, Estimate, Risk & Progress Manager and in complete coordination with the Construction Manager, the Construction estimator/Quantity Surveyor is responsible for duties and responsibilities related to a multi-billion dollar Pipeline Project in BC.

This is a multi-year contract position.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Reviewing construction plans and client issued drawings and preparing quantity requirements.
  • Validation of contractor’s LEMs (labor/equipment) and Daily Field Reports (DFRs) utilized on the cost reimbursable scopes.
  • Measurement of progress/volumes on all pipeline construction activities.
  • Measuring and tracking unit price items (UPI) and monitoring the associated costs.
  • Scrutinizing contractor’s report on quantities installed and reconciling frequently.
  • Understanding and enforcing contract documents.
  • Tracking planned vs. actual resource allocations (labour, equipment, and materials) for all activities.
  • liaise with the contractor, construction manager, project manager, cost controls, field engineers and office progress specialists.
  • Assist CMT by proof checking LEMs, progress and payment documentation for compliance and accuracy.
  • Report regular actual quantities installed vs planned, provide variance explanations, risks/impacts and mitigation plans as required.
  • Document and track any changes in design and raise trends to update quantities/budgets.
  • Establishing and maintaining professional relationships with external and internal stakeholders.
  • Physically capable of standing and walking for extended time periods at site as required.

Skills and Competencies

  • Excellent negotiating and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to organize, plan, and strategize.
  • Self-starter with the ability to work with minimal supervision.
  • Comfortable in a field or office setting.

Education and Experience

  • Five or more years of related pipeline or Linear project construction experience.
  • Construction estimating experience is required.
  • Strong analytical and critical thinking skills.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite.

How to Apply for This Position

Release Date: 2020-06-17 | Expiry Date: 2020-09-15

Project Coordinator/Estimator (Lacasse Construction) Comox Valley, BC

Lacasse Construction

Position Title

  • Project Coordinator/Estimator

Work Location

  • Comox Valley, BC

Company Profile

We are a Comox Valley owned and operated construction company that focuses on Residential, Commercial and Industrial construction.

Our founder, Rick Lacasse began his construction career in the valley in 1975 as a carpenter’s helper and never looked back. He co-founded Bur-Lac Construction with local entrepreneur David Burkard in 1988, and following a successful 18 year partnership which saw the construction of many projects in the Valley, Bur-Lac became Lacasse Construction.

Today, four Lacasse family members are directly involved in the day to day operations of the company. This helps us maintain the small company atmosphere that many of our clients have come to appreciate.

As a dynamic company, we work hard to ensure that we stay current and competitive in an ever changing industry. By doing so, we have been able to excel in our field, most recently showcased by being nominated for Vancouver Island Business of the Year 2017 in construction and development.

Through our commitment to quality, our honesty and our devotion to our clients, we have earned a solid reputation in the local community. We look forward to serving the people of the Comox Valley for many years to come.

Job Description

Lacasse Construction ( is a Comox Valley owned and operated Construction Company focusing on Residential, Commercial and Industrial construction. We have a solid reputation in the Comox Valley centered on the quality of our work, our commitment to safety and our dedication to our projects and our clients.We have an immediate employment opportunity for a Project Coordinator/Estimator to join our construction team.This full-time position will report to the Operations Manager.

Roles and Responsibilities

Responsibilities for this position will include:

  • Working with the Operations Manager and Superintendents in managing all activities within the project life cycle. This Includes resourcing, scheduling, budgeting, documentation and other factors necessary for success.
  • Assisting with proposals, estimating and contracting.
  • Communication and follow up with Municipalities, Engineers, Architects, Designers.
  • Working with the administrative team on client invoicing and project tracking using Construction Management software.

Skills and Competencies

If you are a motivated, results driven, positive person with the following qualifications, we would like to hear from you.

  • Strong computer skills including advanced working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite (Outlook, Excel and Word). Knowledge of Construction Management software is an asset
  • Confident and courteous communicator
  • Quick learner with strong problem solving skills
  • Ability to prioritize and exercise sound judgment
  • Experienced working in team environments with multiple stakeholders
  • Ability to work independently, seeking out further information or clarification when needed
  • A positive and energetic approach

Education and Experience

  • Certificate or diploma in construction related field. Current students in these disciplines will also be considered
  • 1+ years’ in coordinator or estimator position in construction industry

Complementary Information

We offer our team members the following:

  • A safe work environment
  • An energetic, positive and rewarding work atmosphere
  • Competitive wages and benefits program
  • Full time position
  • Opportunity for future growth

Apply Now

  • Wage for this position will be commensurate based on qualifications and experience. Interested applicants can send a resume and cover letter to Applications will be accepted until Friday July 31st.

Release Date: 2020-07-09 | Expiry Date: 2020-10-07