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Solar Estimating Student

  • Internship
    Starts on Sep 02
    Off-cycle Internship
  • Construction & Surveying
  • Toronto

AI generated summary

  • You must have construction experience and be proficient in computer software programs for this Solar Estimating Student position at PCL Construction.
  • You understand and utilize estimating manuals, review quantity surveys, give quantities to purchasing, transfer to lead estimator, solicit subtrades, control bid documents, perform bid day tasks, develop relationships with subcontractors, and follow Chief Estimator's assignments.


  • 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.


  • Understands and utilizes PCL’s estimating manuals, systems and forms
  • Reviews quantity survey assignment with lead estimator or Chief Estimator
  • Performs assigned quantity survey
  • Gives quantities of major purchase items to purchasing department for pricing
  • Transfers quantities to lead estimator
  • Performs general subtrade solicitation duties
  • Bids document control
  • Performs bid day assignments
  • Develops relationships with subcontractors
  • Other duties as assigned by the Chief Estimator

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

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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.