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Full Time Position Available for Painter

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Position: PAINTER: Commercial, Industrial, Residential
Location: Barrie, ON
# of Positions Available: 2 Full Time
Start: As Soon As Possible
Salary: $25 – $30 Per Hour

Skill Requirements:
1. Minimum 2 years experience.
2. Drivers License
3. Brushing/Rolling interior/exterior surfaces including walls (drywall, block, brick, etc.) ceilings, doors, frames, trim.
4. Spraying is a definite asset.

Safety Requirements:
1. Working at Heights Training
2. Health & Safety at Work
4. Safety equipment – hard hat, safety boots & safety vest

Qualified candidates can forward a resume to or call Belinda at 705-721-8258

Estimating/Quantity Control/Project Manager Position Available

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Maacon Construction Corporation

Position Title: Estimating/Quantity Control/ Project Manager
Reports to: Senior Estimator/Superintendent

Duties Under Estimator
 Review with management regarding tender opportunities and prioritizing these opportunities
 Prepare work to be estimated by gathering proposals, blueprints, specifications and related documents
 Analyze blueprints and other documentation to prepare time, cost, materials, and labor estimates (quantity take off)
 Note discrepancies in the tender information and bring to the attention of management for discussion on how to deal with the discrepancy
 Present prepared quote to management including the quantity take off information
 Liaison with the Contract Manager/Site Superintendent regarding important details relating to the tender and how it was quoted
 Consult with the Site Super/Foreman during the tender stage
 Maintain a continuous flow of information back and forth between the site and office
 Consult with clients, vendors, personnel in other departments or construction foremen to discuss and formulate estimates and resolve issues
 Confer with contractors and subcontractors on changes and adjustments to cost estimates during the project life
 Prepare estimates for use in selecting vendors or subcontractors
 Provide the administration department a breakdown of a successful tender so administration can track actual to budget during the project life
 Track changes and site instructions and prepare reports for management that detail the status of all change orders during the project life
 Prepare and maintain a directory of suppliers, contractors and subcontractors
 Establish and maintain tendering process, and participate in negotiations
 Establish standard hour and related cost data to effect cost reduction
 Observing, receiving, and otherwise obtaining information from all relevant sources
 Developing constructive and cooperative working relationships with others, and maintaining them over time
 Analyzing information and evaluating results to choose the best solution and solve problems and bring to the attention of management for discussion
 Developing specific goals and plans to prioritize, organize, and accomplish your work
 Encouraging and building mutual trust, respect, and cooperation among team members
 Identifying information by categorizing, estimating, recognizing differences or similarities, and detecting changes in circumstances or events
 Using computers and computer systems (including hardware and software) to estimate, enter data, or process information
 Keeping up-to-date technically and applying new knowledge to your job.
 Performing day-to-day administrative tasks such as maintaining information files and processing paperwork
 Monitoring and reviewing information from materials, events, or the environment, to detect or assess problems
 Providing documentation, detailed instructions, drawings, or specifications to tell others about how the project was estimated
 Entering, transcribing, recording, storing, or maintaining information in written or electronic form
 Providing guidance and expert advice to management and site on technical, systems-, or process-related topics
 Meet in the field with the Site Inspector to confirm installed quantities to expedite the Payment Certificate process.
 Preconstruction survey with inspection & photographs of site

Working Conditions
 Commence work at 8:00am
 Day finishes when work schedule for that day has been completed or 4pm, whichever is later
 Required to keep any company vehicle clean, free of damage and organized

Interested candidates can send their resume to: Scott Howard <>