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Estimator - Edmonton

About Us:

Daytona Homes has been a leader in the home building industry since 1993. We are dedicated to providing superior crafted homes and exceptional customer service across western Canada as we continue to grow into the future. Working with us means being a part of the Daytona Family. Daytona Homes offers opportunities for both personal and professional growth, excellent earning potential and, most importantly – having fun. We want to give our customers the best home buying experience possible, and that starts with the best employees. We can’t wait to work with you!

ESTIMATOR - Edmonton

Purpose:

Complete accurate and timely purchase orders for construction starts and contribute to the maintenance of the ERP software for master budgets and projects.

Key Objectives:

  • Complete all purchase orders for job starts
  • In working with the production, construction and sales team, research and complete to retail all price requests for custom or changed items to presale homes
  • Complete and maintain all master take-off’s, specification and design changes
  • Build all master budgets and master products for product library
  • Complete material take-offs and ensure quantities are consistent with master budgets
  • Prepare and issue variance purchase orders
  • Process invoices as required to ensure trade/supplier partners are paid according to agreed upon timelines; identify any differences in contract pricing and review with supervisor
  • Maintain awareness of building codes, municipality changes and construction techniques
  • Support construction team and trade/supplier partners with any construction issues/discrepancies (resend purchase order’s file/plan clarification)
  • Ensure invoices are processed and kept current for the 15th and 20th payables
  • Complete all Cost-to-Completes in conjunction with accounting for occupancy, 6 and 13 months
  • Other duties and responsibilities assigned.

Skill Requirements:

  • 10+ years of estimating experience, with at least 5 years being residential home building
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel and Word
  • Driven, focused and a sense of urgency to meet deadlines
  • Previous experience in an estimating role is required
  • Ability to read blueprints
  • Ability to work in a team as well as individually
  • Strong time management skills
  • Ability to manage a heavy workload and operate efficiently
  • Experience in using an ERP System (preferably Newstar Enterprise) is an asset
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Ability to manage multiple projects

Education:

  • Construction Estimating Certificate (asset, not required)

 

Please email your resume to careers@daytonahomes.ca.

We thank all applicants for their interest. All applications will be reviewed to determine which candidate best meets the needs of the position. Only individuals selected for interviews will be contacted.