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Estimating student - Montreal

  • Internship
    Full-time
    Off-cycle Internship
  • Construction & Surveying
  • Montréal

AI generated summary

  • You must have a strong desire for construction work and experience in the field. Proficiency in computer software applications is essential for this role.
  • You will be responsible for understanding PCL's estimating manuals, reviewing quantity surveys, soliciting subtrades, visiting job sites, and developing relationships with subcontractors. Other duties as assigned.

Requirements

  • Candidates must have a strong desire to work in a construction environment and prior field construction experience will be considered an asset.
  • Application of various computer software programs will be required, including word processing, spreadsheet applications and drafting.

Responsibilities

  • Understanding and utilizing PCL’s estimating manuals, systems and forms
  • Reviewing quantity survey assignment with lead estimator or Chief Estimator
  • Performing assigned quantity survey
  • Giving quantities of major purchase items to purchasing department for pricing
  • Transferring quantities to lead estimator
  • Performing general subtrade solicitation duties
  • Bid document control
  • Performing bid day assignments
  • Visiting job sites periodically
  • Developing relationships with subcontractors
  • Other duties as assigned by the Chief Estimator

FAQs

What is the duration of the Estimating student position in Montreal?

The Estimating student position in Montreal is available for either 4 months or 8 months, starting on September 3rd 2024.

What are the key responsibilities of an Estimating student in Montreal?

Some key responsibilities of an Estimating student in Montreal include understanding and utilizing PCL's estimating manuals and systems, performing quantity surveys, transferring quantities to the lead estimator, performing subtrade solicitation duties, bid document control, visiting job sites periodically, and developing relationships with subcontractors.

What qualifications are required for the Estimating student position in Montreal?

Candidates must have a strong desire to work in a construction environment, and prior field construction experience will be considered an asset. Additionally, proficiency in various computer software programs such as word processing, spreadsheet applications, and drafting is required.

How are wages determined for PCL students in Montreal?

PCL Student wages are determined individually for each student based on the number of completed school terms, relevant work terms, kind of role, and work location.

What is the next step after applying for the Estimating student position in Montreal?

Candidates who have been selected to move forward to the next stage of the recruitment process will receive an email to complete a short online video interview.

Founded in 1906, PCL is a group of independent construction companies that carries out work across the globe.

Engineering & Construction
Industry
1001-5000
Employees
1906
Founded Year

Mission & Purpose

PCL is a group of independent construction companies that carries out work across Canada, the United States, the Caribbean, and in Australia. These diverse operations in the civil infrastructure, heavy industrial, and buildings markets are supported by a strategic presence in 31 major centers.