Estimator Jobs in Calgary

Estimator Jobs in Calgary

Job Description

Estimator Jobs in Calgary, Alstar Group has been providing quality construction services to the oil and gas industry. Located in Calgary and Leduc, with projects throughout Western Canada, we are a leader in the oil and gas industry for turn-key new construction, maintenance and prefabrication, and modular construction services.

Why should you choose Alstar? We pride ourselves on our culture, our commitment to safety, and our competitive compensation & benefits package. Our people and their families matter to us.

Job Details

Hiring Organization Alstar Group
Post Name Estimator
Qualification Technical education, such as an Engineering Technologist diploma, or equivalent working experience
Industry Private
Employment Type Full Time
Work Hours 8 Hours
Salary CAD 23 To CAD 25 Per Hour
Location  Calgary, Alberta, Canada T3S 0A2

The Opportunity

We are currently looking for an Estimator for our downtown Calgary location. Reporting to the Manager of Estimating, the successful candidate will be accountable for bid initiation, determining the scope and pricing for various projects, and performing various takeoffs to quantify major bid components. Additionally, the individual in this role will:

  • Review Client RFP documents, including Scope Of Work, and determine Alstar’s role in the project
  • Communicate with third parties to determine their scope and pricing for various projects
  • Gather quantity takeoffs, third-party RFQs, and Alstar Labour and Equipment plans to create budgets
  • Create Alstar Proposal and Construction Execution Plan for submission; complete all required tender documents required for a compliant bid
  • Hand over awarded jobs to Project Managers, and host handover meetings
  • Ensure proposals are submitted on time and manage post-bid clarifications
  • Complete estimates for Labour, Equipment, and Material (LEM), create proposal letters, schedules, and other supporting documents; review with management


  • Technical education, such as an Engineering Technologist diploma, or equivalent working experience
  • Minimum 2 years of professional/office experience in a construction or manufacturing environment
  • Strong background in mathematics
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office
  • Experience with Navisworks is an asset
  • The ability to communicate clearly, concisely, and with confidence is essential
  • Technically inclined with strong attention to detail and accuracy
  • Expert organizational skills and ability to multitask
  • Self-directed, able to set priorities and meet deadlines
  • The high degree of competence, reliability, and judgment demonstrated in all aspects of the work
  • Commitment to continuous improvement


Alstar offers

  • A great work environment
  • Competitive compensation and benefits
  • Opportunities for acquiring new skills and professional advancement
  • An environment where your ideas on innovation and product or process improvements are valued and implemented
  • Recognition for your achievements and contribution to our success
  • One of our industry’s most effective workplace safety programs
  • A team of professionals that work together to achieve our goals

We thank all candidates for their interest; however, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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