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Estimator, Intermediate

Job Summary

Flynn is currently seeking an Estimator to join its team. This position will be based out of the Kelowna Branch located in Lake Country, British Columbia. 


  • Complete take-offs/estimate for assigned projects
  • Follow up on multi-scope or single-scope projects
  • Attend pre-bid & post-bid meetings
  • Prepare quotes and close projects as required
  • Complete work orders & prepare material order sheets
  • Maintain directory of product suppliers
  • Order various estimating documents (bid bonds, insurance documents, etc.)
  • Consult, communicate, and build rapport with internal departments
  • Prepare construction progress schedules
  • Work with Project Management on extras for all applicable revisions and prepare necessary documentation as requested
  • Coordinate the investigation and resolution of disputes, defects and back charges as requested
  • Follow-up with on-site problems with operations team
  • Visit job sites
  • Price all change orders for any active projects as required
  • Develop and maintain relationships with customers and suppliers
  • Negotiating contract price/award price with clients
  • Participate in initial handoff meetings, production meetings and project autopsies
  • Organize and manage a centralized cost estimating database (PIL)

Desired Qualifications

  • Post-secondary education in a Construction Program (ie. Architectural Technology, Construction Management, Construction Engineering, etc)
  • Ability to read and understand drawings and specifications
  • Strong communication and organizational skills
  • Excellent time management skills with the ability to multitask
  • Knowledgeable in MS Office applications and specifically Microsoft Excel
  • Strong attention to detail




Flynn Group of Companies is the leading trade contractor in North America that works on virtually every aspect of a building’s outer layer, including roofing, glazing, waterproofing, and architectural metals. The foundation of our award winning success is having the right people on our team. 


Thanks to the contributions of the most talented team in the market and a collaborative, supportive culture, Flynn has steadily grown since 1978, and continues to do so. We understand the importance of and prioritize the growth of our people too, offering many learning & development and career opportunities.


To apply to any of our current roles, please visit https://jobs.flynncompanies.com.


For more information about the Flynn Family, Flynn University and career opportunities, please visit www.flynncompanies.com. 


At Flynn, it's not just a job, it's a career. 



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