Estimator – Peguis Home Hardware Building Centre


LOCATION: Peguis Home Hardware Building Centre (PHHBC), Peguis First Nation MB

Open to All:
Reporting to the General Manager, this position will:
≈ Deliver a high standard of cost estimating services to our customers/contractors for all their building needs: including houses, garages, etc.
≈ Order product for building projects while practicing prudent inventory control
≈ Work co-operatively with team members to contribute to the overall success of PHHBC
≈ Ensure compliance to company policies and procedures, professional standards and applicable laws and regulations
≈ Be safety aware and contribute positively to building and sustaining our Customer comes first culture
≈ Peguis Home Hardware Building Centre is a full-service lumber and construction supply and services company with a strong commitment to delivering the best customer service in every project. We use a hands-on approach to efficiently serve our commercial, production home, custom home and re-modeling clients with outstanding construction knowledge and a real sense of urgency and accuracy. Projects will include single family residential, commercial, industrial and specialty.

Primary Position Requirements Include
Provide thorough analysis of blueprints.
≈ Responsible for preparing material estimates based on blueprints, customer documents, and communication with our sales team.
≈ Recommend products and alternatives options and design improvements to sales team and architects/engineers.
≈ Develop and maintain knowledge of products, product resources, and government regulations.
≈ Continuously learn the advantages and disadvantages of particular systems and products within the scope of the project
≈ This position will be suited for someone who has construction / building experience such as: Contractor, Contractor sales; Project sales; Construction Manager; or similar.
Training will be provided.
≈ Being a professional, you know how important customer service and attention to detail is to a successful business.
≈ Punctual, good work ethic, able to take direction, self-motivated, work independently, and with others are important qualities we are looking for.
≈ Willingness to work Saturdays is required.
≈ We offer competitive wages and benefit package for the right person.
≈ Thorough knowledge of construction; building materials industry; and products
≈ Thorough knowledge of cost estimating (such as experience with estimating software (Selljax); ability to read blue prints; etc.)
≈ Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills (verbal and written)
≈ Math skills required
≈ Computer experience required – Word, Excel, Outlook.
≈ Demonstrated ability to handle multiple demands
≈ Be adaptable, organized, efficient and committed
≈ Have a commitment to quality and an eye for detail
≈ Be committed to providing exceptional customer service
≈ Be motivated to grow our estimating and building materials business
≈ Able to work a variety of shifts – including days, evenings, weekends, and statutory holidays on a rotational basis.
≈ Retail experience in a similar position would be an asset

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Friday April 19, 2019

Salary will commensurate based on qualifications and experience.
Please forward your resumes and 2 references to Gerald McCorrister, Director of Human Resources at the Peguis First Nation Band Administration Office or email Only those contacted will receive an interview.


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