• Job Ref: 9155
  • GPC Mobile: 086 075 7193
  • GPC Job Phone: 01 207 8990
  • salary: €85k to €105k DOE

Estimator (Relocate to Canada) – 9155

Exciting relocation opportunity for an Estimator to join the Building Division of one of Canada’s Largest Main Contractors (Circa $3 Billion turnover annually) to work across a mixed portfolio of High-Rise, Commercial, Healthcare and Educational projects in the companies Ontario division, Canada.


  • Oversees accurate estimation and subcontractor costing for large-scale projects ($30+ million CAD), from budgeting to contract planning.
  • Obtaining pricing from subcontractors and suppliers.
  • Analysing project documents and subcontractor needs.
  • Identifying risks and opportunities for competitiveness.
  • Collaborating with clients or consultants as needed.
  • Creating project schedules for pricing.
  • Leading estimate reviews and tender submissions.
  • Assisting in post-tender submissions and negotiations.
  • Supporting project development and preconstruction planning.
  • Seeking opportunities through industry contacts.
  • Maintaining databases for future reference.
  • Generating conceptual estimates using historical data.



  • Degree/Diploma in Construction Management, Civil Engineering or Quantity Surveying.
  • 5 Years+ in Construction Estimation/Quantity Surveying for a Main Contractor in Ireland/UK.
  • Experience with estimating techniques, tendering process and negotiating contracts.
  • Ability to read and interpret construction related documents including plans, specifications, and other technical material.
  • Strong analytical, critical thinking, troubleshooting and problem-solving skills, and a high degree of accuracy and attention to detail.
  • IT Skills: MS Office and Estimating/Quantity Surveying software packages
  • Available to relocate permanently to Canada within 6 months.



  • Salary $125,000 to $155,000 CAD (Circa €85k to €105k)
  • Cost of living is 30% cheaper than Dublin.
  • Generous relocation package (Flights and Initial accommodation)
  • Work permit and visa costs covered
  • Comprehensive healthcare scheme for you and immediate family
  • Generous pension contributions
  • Generous annual leave entitlement

For further information about this opportunity and details about relocation to Canada please contact Joe Newman for a confidential discussion.


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  • Location

    Ontario Canada

  • Salary

    €85k to €105k DOE

  • Phone

    01 207 8990

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    086 075 7193