Lead Estimator - Tracey's Landscaping Limited
TRACEY'S LANDSCAPING LIMITED has served Nova Scotia since 2001 with professional and dependable landscape design and maintenance services for both residential and commercial properties. They are currently looking for an experienced Estimator to join their team.
Reporting to the President, you will play a key role in their overall business growth strategy. Working with an experienced team, you will be responsible for managing all aspects of developing cost estimates and other pre-construction related services, while ensuring they meet the three cornerstones of customer satisfaction: accessibility, quality service, and competitive pricing.
What qualities are needed in this role?
You have a strong background in estimating in either a landscaping or construction environment, and demonstrated experience in scheduling, managing sub-trades and material procurement. Your negotiation skills are well developed and will be put to good use dealing with clients, suppliers and sub-trades.
You have a good understanding of business and can work easily with other senior team members to develop strategy, assess competition, and scope out an entire project from RFP to completion. Your client relationship skills are good and you are comfortable working with past, current and potential clients to promote the merits of Tracey’s Landscaping.
You have well-developed interpersonal skills which make it as easy for you to be at an industry networking function as you are on the job site. You manage your time well, possess an eye for detail, and can adapt in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment.
A more detailed role description is available upon request.
If this sounds like you, please forward your resume and a letter explaining clearly how your background, experience will meet the needs of Tracey's Landscaping. Applications can be emailed to Gerald Walsh Associates Inc. at firstname.lastname@example.org, quoting project number 1721 in the subject line.