Flatout Flooring Inc. 3537 White Oak Road , London, ON, Canada
Jun 20, 2018Full-time / Permanent
Commercial Flooring Estimator/Project Manager About Us: A family-owned and operated flooring company based in London, Ontario. Flatout Flooring has been in business for over 14 years and a leader in both residential and commercial flooring with multiple projects ongoing across Canada. About the Position: Estimating the entire project design, including reviewing bid documents and specifications, creating take-offs, quantifying and qualifying material quantities for precise and accurate bid package/proposals. Position Responsibilities: Assist with preparing bids; perform take-offs and prepare bid packages. Communicate with internal and external sources; ensure project deadlines are met and installers are prepared. Work closely with the owner to communicate challenges and collaborate on solutions. Receive requests for estimating and gather necessary information such as plans, bidding manuals, specifications, addenda, revisions to jobs in progress, etc. Research material requirements (finish goods, trims, accessories and installation methods). Follow up on bids/prospects to close transactions. Assess cost effectiveness of products, projects or services, tracing actual costs relative to bids as the project develops. Set up cost monitoring, reporting systems and procedures. Provide superior customer service; ensure client satisfaction Position Requirements: Ability to work flexible hours to accommodate customer requirements. Architectural/Construction Diploma or industry related experience. 3 years Commercial estimating experience. Skilled in reading construction documents, understanding construction scope, specifications, and preparing bids. Solid understanding of carpet, vinyl, tile, resilient, LVT, wood and other floor covering products along with their installation requirements. Ability to perform detailed and accurate material take-offs. Tech savvy; proficient in Word, Excel, Outlook, AutoCAD, Revit or Measure Square. Detail oriented; strong organizational skills and results driven. Highly driven, committed with a strong work ethic and the ability to work within a team environment to achieve results. Advanced problem-solving skills; ability to identify potential problems, prepare and present options. Excellent verbal/ written communication skills, able to contact general contractors and vendors for clarifications to plans and specifications. Salary: $50,000 - $60,000/year How to Apply: Qualified candidates should forward their cover letters and resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those chosen for an interview will be acknowledged. We are an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity in the workplace. We will provide reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment process. If you are a person with a disability and require accommodation during the process, please contact Ola Butryn at email@example.com or 519-681-7771.