EGE Internship EGE Internship on Monday, February 12, 2018
The Miller Group
The Miller Group
Markham
Estimating Intern - The Miller Group

The work assignment will involve two different aspects of heavy civil construction; estimating and operations. During the work term when the estimating work load is highest the candidate will be at the Markham Head Office working with the Civil Infrastructure Estimating Team. During the peak construction periods, the candidate will be on a construction project assisting the Project Management Team. The work experience and projects assigned will vary depending on the candidates ability and the scope of the job.Responsibilities as an Estimating Assistant:


Review tender documents, plans and specifications

  • Perform detailed quantity take-offs
  • Referencing historical costs prepare detailed estimates on all components of a project using estimating software-

Solicit and receive quotes from suppliers and subcontractors- 

Site visits and field measurements as required for preparing quotations

Responsibilities as a Project Administrator:

Coordinate subcontractor and suppliers- 

Track project costs and productions- 

Assist foreman and superintendents in their daily tasks- 

Assist in project planning and scheduling- 

Ensure compliance with contract documents and specifications

Qualifications:

Working towards undergraduate degree Civil Engineering (2nd or 3rd year preferred)- 

Ability to freely access all points of a construction site in wide-ranging climates and environment- 

Possess strong mathematical and computer skills (experience with Microsoft Office, Sidetrack and Bid2Win, or equivalent programs)

  • Knowledge of construction, with ability to read plans and specifications
  • Knowledge of common Ontario heavy construction specifications and practices-

Candidates must possess a strong work ethic

  • Effective oral and written communication skills
  • Work independently as well as part of a team-

Good attention to detail with the ability to recognize discrepancies

  • Demonstrate effective organization/time management skills- 

    Vehicle and valid G drivers license 

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