Job Posting

Construction cost consultant

Calgary (AB)


Yearly: min. $55000 max. $65000 for 40.0 hours per week

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Medical Benefits,Dental Benefits,Disability Benefits,Life Insurance Benefits,Group Insurance Benefits,RRSP Benefits

Anticipated Start Date:

As soon as possible


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Terms of Employment:

Permanent   Full-Time

Number of positions:


Employer Details


Turner & Townsend CM2R Inc.

Job requirements




Completion of university


Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

Membership in the Canadian Institute of Quantity Surveyors; WHMIS; Driver's License



1 year to less than 2 years


Major Work Area

Quantity surveying


Type of Experience

Residential; Commercial; Industrial; Institutional; Structural; Architectural


Project Size Estimating Experience

$ 100,001 - $ 500,000


Business Equipment and Computer Applications

Electric digitizer; Spreadsheets; Estimating packages; Take-off packages


Specific Skills

Prepare estimates of labour and material costs; Prepare bill of material; Prepare master format estimates (Class A); Prepare elemental format estimates (Classes B, C, D); Prepare estimates for general expenses and overheads; Project cash flow and financing requirements; Estimate pre-contract costs; Utilize quantity take-off procedures; Set up cost monitoring and reporting systems; Monitor and adjust contract expenditures


Additional Skills

Read and interpret blueprints, drawings and specifications; Provide economic feasibility studies and preliminary estimates for proposed projects; Operate CADD systems


Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

Fast-paced environment; Work under pressure; Tight deadlines; Handling heavy loads; Attention to detail; Ability to distinguish between colours; Sitting; Combination of sitting, standing, walking


Essential Skills

Reading text; Document use; Numeracy; Writing; Communication; Working with others; Problem solving; Decision making; Critical thinking; Job task planning and organizing; Significant use of memory; Finding information; Computer use; Continuous learning


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