• Location
    Calgary, Alberta
  • Salary
    $ 70000 - $ 85000 / Yearly
  • Job type
    Direct Hire
  • Category
    Engineering - Industrial

Company: Adecco Canada

Job Title: Estimator-Residential

Location: Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Industry: Construction (Residential)

Type: Full-time

Salary: Competitive, commensurate with experience

About Our Client:

Our client is a renowned residential multi-family projects developer in Calgary, known for crafting exceptional townhomes, 4plexes and wood frame projects and more. With a legacy of delivering top-quality housing solutions that cater to the diverse needs of homeowners, they have earned a stellar reputation for innovation, sustainability, and client satisfaction. Join their team to be a part of creating Calgary’s dream homes.

Job Summary:

Are you a skilled Estimator with a proven background in multi-family construction, specifically in projects involving townhouses, 4plexes, and wood frame constructions? Join our dynamic team in Calgary and play a key role in shaping the success of our innovative multi-family projects.

Key Responsibilities:

  1. Project Cost Estimation:

    • Conduct accurate and comprehensive cost estimations for multi-family construction projects, considering all relevant factors, materials, and labor.

    • Collaborate with project teams to analyze project requirements and develop detailed cost breakdowns.

  2. Bid Preparation:

    • Prepare thorough and competitive bids for multi-family projects in line with project specifications and company objectives.

    • Coordinate with subcontractors and suppliers to obtain accurate and competitive quotes.

  3. Value Engineering:

    • Work collaboratively with the project team to identify value engineering opportunities without compromising quality.

    • Provide cost-saving alternatives while maintaining project integrity.

  4. Cost Analysis:

    • Analyze and review project costs at various stages, providing regular updates to the project management team.

    • Identify cost trends and potential cost-saving measures throughout the project lifecycle.

  5. Vendor and Subcontractor Relations:

    • Cultivate and maintain strong relationships with vendors and subcontractors.

    • Negotiate pricing and contract terms to achieve the best value for the project.


  • Bachelor's degree in Construction Management, Quantity Surveying, or a related field.

  • Proven experience as an Estimator in multi-family construction projects, specifically with townhouses, 4plexes, and wood frame constructions.

  • In-depth knowledge of construction materials, methods, and costs.

  • Strong analytical and mathematical skills.

  • Proficiency in estimating software and Microsoft Office Suite.


  • Competitive salary commensurate with experience.

  • Health, dental, and retirement benefits.

  • Bonus on Homes selling and completion.

  • Opportunities for professional development and growth within the company.

How to Apply:

If you are a dedicated and experienced Estimator looking for next career growth or who wants to join a dynamic team in the Calgary Region, we invite you to apply. Please send your resume and a cover letter detailing your relevant experience to

Adecco is an equal opportunity employer, and we encourage candidates of all backgrounds to apply. We thank all applicants for their interest, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

  • Apply with Adecco

Reference number CA_EN_1_026580_2215989

Accommodation will be provided in all parts of the hiring process as required under Adecco’s Employment Accommodation policy. Applicants will need to make their needs known in advance to their Adecco representative.

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