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Parsons Corporation Construction Estimator in Yellowknife, United States

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:

Not Applicable/None

Job Description:

Construction Cost Estimator


  • Prepares estimates for the construction costs, resources, and labor needed to produce a service or product

  • Performs research, gathering quotations, preparing reports, and monitoring forecast plans

  • Consult with clients, vendors, personnel in other departments or construction foremen to discuss and formulate estimates and resolve issues

  • Confer with design engineers, owners, contractors and subcontractors on changes and adjustments to cost estimates

  • Prepare estimates used by management for purposes such as planning, organizing, and scheduling work

  • Prepare estimates for use in selecting vendors or subcontractors

  • Review material and labor requirements, to decide whether it is more cost-effective to produce or purchase components

  • Prepare cost and expenditure statements and other necessary documentation at regular intervals for the duration of the project

  • Prepare and maintain a directory of suppliers, contractors and subcontractors

  • Set up cost monitoring and reporting systems and procedures

  • Establish and maintain tendering process and conduct negotiations

Required Experience:

  • 10 years in Heavy Civil Estimating projects $15M and u

  • 5 years estimating work in remote northern environments

Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBTQ+. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to an individual’s race, color, religion, national origin, ethnicity, union affiliation, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, pregnancy, employable physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, immigration status, or any other basis protected by all applicable laws.