We take pride in building strong, reliable teams with a well-deserved reputation for safety, determination, transparency, and high-quality work. Anyone wearing our logo is a team player, ready to roll up their sleeves and collaborate to get the job done – all while listening to client needs, offering necessary expertise, and ultimately achieving extraordinary results through unconventional solutions.

We strive for a safe and respectful work environment, staying up to date with the latest in QHSE standards and rewarding hard workers who go above and beyond. If you’ve got what it takes to succeed in concrete coatings and restoration, this is the opportunity you’ve been looking for!

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A Great Culture

Understanding concrete, from the top down The owners of Gator aren’t middlemen who sit in air-conditioned offices, wearing pristine suits. Each one has a history in the concrete industry, and knows what it means to put in a long workday on the job site.
Great work, great bosses We take our company’s capabilities seriously – and make a point of attracting, fostering, and retaining the top talent in the industry. This means a great work culture and extreme pride in every job.
A reputation built on safety and quality From proper training and equipment to a strong sense of teamwork and cooperation, we define ourselves through extreme attention to detail and an industry-leading focus on safety.

Current Calgary Opportunities

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  • Senior Construction Estimator

    Senior Construction Estimator

    Company Overview

    Gator Construction Group Inc. began operating as a specialty coating and concrete restoration company in 2013 with one office in Calgary. Since then, Gator has expanded into a group of companies that includes general contracting for various construction projects, application of specialty coatings, concrete build and restoration, and engineering with offices in Calgary, Red Deer, and Edmonton. Gator employs over 100 full and part-time employees across Alberta.

    At Gator Construction Group we value inclusion, diversity, and equity. We are a company that builds on each other’s talents and strongly believe in developing trust within our group, our partners, and our clients.

    Opportunity Description

    Gator is currently seeking to hire a Senior Construction Estimator to lead and grow the estimating department.

    The ideal candidate must have a minimum 10 years of estimating experience in industrial and commercial projects inclusive of civil, concrete, steel, and masonry scopes. Gator is a General Contracting firm and therefore taking on projects that require will require knowledge to engage architectural, mechanical, electrical, and landscape subtrades.

    The ideal candidate will be required to obtain and produce accurate cost estimates for assigned tenders, evaluate bid specifications and drawings, perform conceptual budgets, design-build and hard estimates including unit pricing, quantity takeoffs, and sub-contractor pricing.

    Schedule:                     Monday to Friday

    Work Location:             Calgary, AB

    Expected start date:       February 1, 2023

    Roles and Responsibilities

    The day-to-day roles and responsibilities will include:

    • Handle all aspects of the tendering process, including but not limited to all take-offs, general conditions, and scheduling
    • Analyze tender specifications and drawings verifying the scope of work and/or discrepancies from prospective clients
    • Attend pre-bid meetings as required
    • Revise bid packages and prepare addendums as needed
    • Solicit and maintain communication with the subcontractors and vendors
    • Ensure that there is proper coverage from subcontractors on bid day
    • Review and assess proposals to determine the desirability of the potential project
    • Show creativity and resourcefulness to gain better pricing from subcontractors
    • Submit 100% of bids and budgets by the bid deadline
    • Prepare detailed and accurate cost estimates
    • Conduct tender review meetings to review scope, productions, construction approach and schedule
    • Follow up with clients on bid awards via phone and email
    • Work closely with operations team to create bid strategy, techniques, etc.

    Requirements

    • 5 years of estimating experience in medium to large scale industrial or commercial projects
    • Post-secondary education (Engineering degree, CET, etc.)
    • Must have strong knowledge of local sub-trades and suppliers in Alberta
    • Knowledge of construction methodologies and effective scheduling practices
    • Familiarity with various Microsoft Office applications, Procore, Building Connected, Adobe PDF, Blue Beam
    • Effective leadership and organizational skills
    • Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment
    • Superior problem-solving and decision-making skills
    • Must be willing to travel and have a valid driver’s license and clean abstract
    • Must have excellent written and verbal skills
    • Effective interpersonal skills with proven ability to work with a diverse group and personalities
    • Must have a strong desire to succeed in a career in estimating

    Salary and Benefits

    Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

    Salary: Competitive + yearly bonus

    Benefits:

    • Dental and vision care
    • Employee assistance program
    • Extended health care
    • On-site parking
    • Paid vacation
    • Paid training
    • Personal days off
    • Vision care

Current Edmonton Opportunities

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Current Red Deer Opportunities

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