Job Title:

Construction Estimator / Project Manager


Finnbilt General Contracting Limited


Stratford, ON

This General Contractor has an immediate opening. This is a permanent and full time position.

Our completed projects are based in

S.W. Ontario and the main focus of this company is municipal sewage & water treatment plants and pumping stations, new bridge construction and bridge rehabilitations.

This position will be responsible for project estimating, including quantity take-offs, time estimates & the closing of tenders. This includes a strong understanding of Divisions 1 through to 16, specifically being able to provide detailed estimates for site works, concrete placement and process mechanical. This position will also be responsible for the complete administrative and site project management responsibilities for each project that is delegated to you.

 The applicant must:

  • reside in S.W. Ontario, as working from the Stratford office on a daily basis is mandatory
  • have successfully completed Post Secondary Education in a construction and / or an engineering related course
  • have a current strong background in municipal civil estimating and project management
  • have superior leadership and interpersonal qualities, excellent time management skills with the ability to pay attention to details and be able to manage multiple projects simultaneously from start to finish
  • have excellent organizational skills and the ability to continually adapt to the on-going changes and challenges of municipal heavy-civil construction and acknowledge that tight deadlines and the occasional high-pressure situation will occur
  • have the ability to attend pre-tender site meetings & test holes and understand the intended scope of the project, the complexity of the project and what are the challenges and costs to address in the tender
  • have the ability to meet with the project site superintendent in order to plan and organize the project on an on-going hands-on manner and attend project site meetings to represent the company’s interests and maintain a positive and productive relationship with the owner and consulting engineer
  • have a thorough understanding of current industry practices, processes and standards
  • be detail orientated, be accountable for the accuracy of your work and be highly computer literate in MS Excel, Word, Adobe & Outlook
  • be completely fluent in both written & spoken English and have the ability to professionally interact with owners, consulting engineers, subcontractors, suppliers and the Finnbilt team including the general superintendent, site superintendent, project coordinator, office manager and the president

This position offers a challenging career with a continually growing organization and offers a highly competitive compensation package including a health benefit plan and company vehicle.


Please forward cover letter, resume and wage expectations to

Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

Posted 2018-01-29

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