Senior Estimator


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About this job

  • Industry: Mining
  • Area of expertise: Cost Control & Procurement
  • Location: United States

What is required?

  • Hours per week: 40
  • Education level: Professional Bachelor
  • Closing date: Thursday, 27 January 2022

About this role: Senior Estimator

About this role: Senior Estimator

We are hiring an experienced Senior Estimator to join our client’s Mining Team. This position will work with a dynamic team, remotely with opportunities to travel. The Project Estimator will assist in developing project estimates / budgets from order-of-magnitude to details work estimates, based on the latest available costing methodology and data.


  • Develop project estimates/budgets from order-of-magnitude to detailed working estimates.
  • Review design and specifications within the context of a multidisciplinary project team.
  • Work closely with the mining engineer / designer and the engineering group to utilize the best project tools to achieve project objectives, troubleshoot, and help resolve issues.
  • Ensure quality, consistency, and integrity of all deliverables.
  • Assist with periodic field reviews of design or construction.
  • Perform thorough quality control of construction documents and provide design ideas and solutions.




  • Technical degree/diploma/certificate, or equivalent in related field required; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Minimum of 10 years of experience in a mining (underground preferred), mining construction, or heavy industrial environment preferred.
  • Candidate will possess relevant training and/or certification with a project cost estimating organization
  • Must be competent with analysis, numeration, research, and the use of estimating, and scheduling software (specifically Hard Dollar, MS Office, and Primavera).
  • Experience with InEight Estimate (Hard Dollar) software preferred.
  • Must possess strong communication skills, both written and verbal, along with excellent interpersonal abilities and willingness to work in a fast-paced team atmosphere.
  • Must possess a high degree of problem solving and decision-making skills.
  • Must have a working knowledge of all construction disciplines (civil, mechanical, electrical, piping, structural, etc.).
  • Must have a commitment to thrive in a proactive organization where client service is second to none.



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About Brunel

Brunel has a reputation for working with some of the best in the business. That’s what we continually strive for. Brunel provides the global recruitment and workforce services you need to lead your industry. With 45 years of market experience in Renewable Energy, Automotive, Oil & Gas, Life Sciences, Mining and Infrastructure, we help you finish major projects safely, compliantly, on-time, within budget and at the highest quality, so you can keep growing — anywhere in the world.

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How to apply

How to apply

If you meet the above requirements and would like to be considered for this role, please submit your interest using the ‘Apply’ button. Applying is quick and easy – just make sure you have the following documents ready to go:

  • Resume
  • Cover Letter (optional)
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Do you have questions?

If you have questions or would like to discuss the details of this role, please contact Rory Lyden via the details below, quoting publication number:

Account manager

Rory Lyden
Brunel Canada - Toronto

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