Career Opportunity

Job Title: Engineering, Senior Estimator

Job Opening: 100001

Salary Range: $60,000.00 to $90,000.00 Estimated

About Enlyn Process Systems

We are an Oil and Gas Equipment manufacturer/supplier servicing a domestic and international client base from Red Deer, Alberta. Enlyn Process Systems is dedicated to our clients at home and abroad to manufacture, source, refurbish/retrofit equipment to meet our customerís needs and specifications. It takes diverse talent, skills, motivation, and a unique perspective to be part of the Enlyn team. We are always looking for exceptional professionals to join our team.

Enlyn Edge

  • Competitive compensation
  • Contractor friendly
  • Room for advancement
  • Team atmosphere
  • Flex work schedules
  • Paid holidays, personal time and vacation
  • Extended Healthcare Plan with Spending Account
  • Short and Long Term disability
  • Training opportunities
  • Education reimbursement on approved skills development
  • Exceptional employee retention

Position Description and Responsibilities

  • Prepare and/or coordinate the preparation of full quotations based on conceptual, design-build or general tender work.
  • Review proposal specifications and drawings to determine scope of work and required contents of estimate.
  • Recommend/reject proposals and negotiate contracts.
  • Study and analyze proposals received.
  • Present estimates and conduct review meetings with clients.
  • Prepare estimates by calculating complete takeoff of scope of work.
  • Determine material, equipment, labour requirements, sequence of operations, projected timelines and prepare a detailed proposal
  • Prepare cost summaries that include costs of subcontracts, overhead, taxes, insurance, markup and anything that might affect the cost of a project including indirect and distributable costs
  • Work with purchasing department to develop purchasing strategies and lock in pricing with vendors
  • Prepare documents and agreements for subcontractors
  • Develop and maintain a directory of suppliers, contractors and subcontractors
  • Maintain a database of material and equipment costs and labour productivity data from completed projects for future reference
  • Consult with engineers, owners, contractors and subcontractors
  • Transfer successful quotes to project management. Assist in the project start up. Liaison contract conditions and project time lines as they change.
  • Prepare materials, labour and equipment cost estimations necessary to successfully carry out a construction project according to proposals, plans, estimates and specifications.
  • Review design options and recommend best solution based on cost, engineering quality, or availability of materials.
  • Assist in the preparation of studies, materials and methods, recommendations, and cost estimates as required.
  • Effectively determine bid strategies required for the company to be successful.
  • Provide technical assistance as required in negotiating contracts, change orders, etc.
  • Establish unit costs, labour rates and productivity factors
  • Evaluate and recommend allowances for indirect costs, design unknowns, escalation and contingency.

Required Skills and Qualifications

  • High school diploma, G.E.D. or equivalent.
  • Bachelorís Degree or Diploma in an Engineering discipline, Technology Diploma or Equivalent
  • AACE and/or Project Management Professional (PMP) certifications
  • Ability to read and interpret client supplied RFQ specifications, PFDís and PIDís
  • In-depth working knowledge of the following codes;
    • ASME B31.3 Process Piping
    • ASME B31.5 Refrigeration Piping
    • ASME Section VIII Division I
    • CSA B51
    • CWB Structural Codes
  • Knowledge of oil and gas process equipment, instrumentation and electrical practices.
  • Mathematical skills and analytical skills necessary to create material and labour estimates and interpret job cost reports.
  • Ability to use cost-estimating software to prepare cost quotes and bids.
  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office (excel, word, etc.)
  • Effective verbal and listening communications skills.
  • Time management skills and the ability to simultaneously manage multiple projects effectively.
  • Proactive in ensuring job knowledge is current.
  • Detail oriented, self-motivated and able to accommodate shifting priorities

Industry Experience

  • Minimum of 10 years experience in cost estimation and process equipment design.
  • Experience within an EPC or fabrication environment
  • Experience with RFQ process

How to apply

Email or fax resumes with job opportunity number.

ATTN: Enlyn Human Resources Director
Fax: 403-346-2594

Click Here For The Online Application Form