Junior Estimator Co-op
Co-op Start Date: May 2022 Type: University or College Co-op Duration: 12-16 months Are you looking for an amazing ‘jump start’ to your career in Sales/Estimating? Then Walters Group would be a great place to start. Walters Group is a leader in a niche market of steel fabrication and erecting. With state-of-the-art facilities in Southern Ontario, Walters is known for taking on some of the most challenging steel structures in the world. With over 60 years in business, Walters relates its success to its founding principles of Quality, Safety and Respect. You will find that working for Walters will present you with an exciting challenge in the world of Sales/Estimating – one that will give you exposure to the construction and fabricating industry. Job Description: Walters is recruiting a COOP student to assist in the Sales/Estimating Department, in the Walters Corporate Office. Walters Inc. will provide a unique experience for those looking to gain exposure in a dynamic organization within the private sector. Your responsibilities will include, but are not limited, to the following: Reviewing consultants drawings or models and taking off materials noted Assist with inputting data in the Estimating system Assist in validating man hours, material and/or equipment requirements Assist in soliciting pricing from steel providers to obtain the best price Assist with construction planning including crane layouts Develop sales proposals Job Skills/Qualifications: Presently enrolled in a Civil, Architectural, or Construction Management Engineering Co-op Program. Ability to read blueprints Knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Access, and Schedule Candidates must have well developed interpersonal, organizational, and self-motivational skills and enjoy a position with a collaborative process Students will enjoy working in a dynamic team environment and interacting with many stakeholders of the organization Experience in construction is an asset. Walters Group is committed to providing accommodations throughout the interview and employment process. If you require an accommodation, we will work with you to meet your needs.