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Project Coordinator/ Estimator

Date: Nov 15, 2021

Country: Kitimat, 5155, CA, V8C 2G7

Company: Colas

Subsidiary: Terus Construction Ltd.

Terus Construction Ltd. is an integrated road construction and materials manufacturing company, which has been building roads in British Columbia and the Yukon Territory for over 30 years through decentralized business centers.

Road construction, asphalt paving, aggregate production, hot mix asphalt and ready-mix concrete supply are the core activities. In addition, the Company acts as general contractor on civil construction projects, including excavation, utilities, concrete placement, sidewalks, and curbs, and in all kind of road construction related activities.

Over 800 jobs every year are performed through more than 20 decentralized business centers, such as highway rehabilitation, airport construction, industrial, municipal and commercial work, subdivisions. More than 550 employees are locally employed.

Terus Construction provides challenging and rewarding opportunities in an entrepreneurial, diverse, inclusive and respectful work environment. As our growth creates new career opportunities, likely there is the right one for you!

Main Responsibilites

Kentron Construction, part of the Terus Construction Group., is seeking a Project Coordinator/ Estimator for its operations in Kitimat, BC.  Kentron Construction is a well-established and reputable construction operating business that has been part of the community for over 35 years.  Terus Construction Ltd. is a leader in the construction industry in British Columbia and the Yukon Territory.

Job Summary
 
The Project Coordinator/ Estimator oversees the coordination of civil construction projects with respect to the technical requirements, the budget and timelines. 

Key Responsibilities:
 

  • Obtain, review and interpret tender documents.
  • Project estimating responsibilities including maintaining tendered and negotiated changes. 
  • Coordinate sub-contractors, materials and other resources necessary.
  • Ensure quality controls are in place and are followed.
  • Follow up with the clients on work progress.
  • Establish good relationships with the team, the client and internal or external resources.
  • Participate, accept and adopt the principles described in the company safety program.
  • Must ensure a solid understanding of, and comply with the principles of the company’s Code of Ethics.
  • Must examine situations in light of the principles of the Code of Ethics.  
  • Other duties as required.

 

Requirements:

  • Occasionally overtime and travel is required.  
  • Valid class 5 drivers license.
  • Must be able to work respecting safety policies and procedures.  Perform duties safely around mobile equipment and have a high sense of safety awareness while performing his/ her work on project sites and roads.
  • Use of Personal Protection Equipment is required.
  • Must comply with the company’s drug and alcohol policy, including testing requirements.
  • Must comply with all company policies. 


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Minimum 2 – 3 years of experience in construction operations estimating or equivalent.
  • Strong computer skills and use of estimating software.


We offer a competitive compensation package with a comprehensive benefit plan and a pension plan.  In addition the Company offers many development opportunities through tailored training programs.
To apply, please send your resume in confidence stating your position in the subject line to kentron@ycs.bc.ca or apply online at: www.terusconstruction.ca

Terus Construction Ltd. would like to thank all applicants for submitting their cover letter and resume; however, only applicants selected to be interviewed will be contacted.
 

Terus Construction Ltd. offers opportunities for qualified people who want to grow in our high-performance organization including competitive salary and benefits package, along with in-house training, an incredible work environment, and career advancement opportunities.

Must be able to meet all safety requirements including pre-employment drug/alcohol testing.

We would like to thank all applicants for submitting their resume.  However only applicants selected to be interviewed will be contacted.