Current Opportunities - Sunshine Coast

Working at BA Blacktop

At BA Blacktop, we are always looking for talented people to join our team. If you would like to be considered for any opportunities that may arise in the next three months, please submit your CV to: employment@euroviabc.com 

Positions are available on the Sunshine Coast, with our main offices located in Sechelt and Powell River.

We are currently looking to fill the following skilled positions within our group:

BA Blacktop Ltd. is currently seeking a team-oriented, self-motivated and dedicated individual to join our Project Procurement & Delivery Group as an Estimator at our Sunshine Coast location.

Job Description

The Estimator is responsible to plan, organize, and fully develop comprehensive conceptual and final costing estimates from the start to the completion of varied civil construction projects. This position works with the Estimating team in the delivery of a total bid price for heavy civil general contracts in both conventional tender and design-build formats. This position may also act as the Technical Lead on Design-Build Projects, and if successful, act as Project Manager throughout project execution.

 

Key Tasks and Accountability

  • Reviews contractual documents and contract modifications to determine the scope of work;
  • Reviews specifications and drawings and attend pre-bid meetings to determine the scope of work and required contents of estimates;
  • Prepare accurate takeoff quantities using Autodesk QTO takeoff application;
  • Prepare estimates using B2W estimating system calculating material, labour, and equipment costs and applying to complete scope of work;
  • Prepare, issue, receive and review supplier and subcontractor proposals and pricing;
  • Reviews options based on design and recommends the best solution based on cost competitiveness;
  • Assist proposal manager in preparing bid package documents;
  • Negotiate and manage bid award process and execute contracts;
  • Assist in development and maintenance of estimating resource database, guidelines and resource information on products, vendors, subcontractors, government requirements; and
  • Supervise and coach junior team members.

Essential Qualifications

  • Thorough understanding with applied knowledge of construction earthwork, structures, paving, underground, and grading practices on large /complex heavy civil projects.
  • Excellent technical, communication, organizational, managerial and planning skills.
  • Excellent relational and leadership skills.
  • Ability to identify and analyze problems and provide solutions.
  • Requires very limited supervision and direction beyond providing desired outcomes.
  • Ability to learn new software including: HCSS Heavy Bid, B2W estimating, Autodesk NavisWorks, Autodesk Buzzsaw, MS Excel, etc.

Desirable Qualifications

  • Accredited 4-year degree in related field or applicable discipline; CET Diploma; or equivalent experience. 

Optional Training

  • Gold Seal Certificate – Estimating. 
  • Applied Civil Sciences, Project Management. 

Safety Standards

  • Strict adherence to BA Blacktop corporate safety standards and procedures.
  • Annual participation in corporate safety orientation.
  • Coordinates with Safety Officer to ensure ongoing compliance with client safety. requirements and completion of safety prequalifications, NOP’s etc.

Key Performance Indicators

  • Meets all project tender deadlines.
  • Consistently delivers a solid, defendable estimate for the bid review process.

Project Financial Responsibility

Project Manager on multiple small to mid-range projects with responsibilities including:

  • Implementation and management of project budgets.
  • Monitor progress and status of projects including budget updates, CPSR, invoicing and accounts payable follow-up.
  • Complete contract closeout documents and process.
  • Evaluate and report on profit / loss results.  

 

Additional Comments on the Role / Company

The applicant should have a proven track record in both Estimating & Project Management Roles with a minimum of 5 years industry experience. The role is intended to be primarily an estimating role, however, Project Management assignments are to be anticipated for complex bid build and design-build projects. 

 

Please submit resumes to employment@euroviabc.com along with salary expectations. No phone calls please. We would like to thank all applicants for their 

BA Blacktop Ltd. is currently seeking Skilled Trades - General Labourers for our Sunshine Coast operations in Powell River and Sechelt.

Not fully experienced but willing to learn?  Send us your resume because we have opportunities for entry level positions as well. 

 

Location: Sunshine Coast (Powell River and Sechelt).

Please submit resumes to employment@euroviabc.com. No phone calls please.

We would like to thank all applicants for their interest in this position however, only those selected for interviews will be contacted.

BA Blacktop Ltd. is currently seeking Skilled Trades - Equipment Operators (specific experience operating Roller, Milling, Grading, Paving equipment is an asset) for our Sunshine Coast operations in Powell River and Sechelt.

 

Not fully experienced but willing to learn?  Send us your resume because we have opportunities for entry level positions as well. 

 

Location: Sunshine Coast (Powell River and Sechelt).

Please submit resumes to employment@euroviabc.com. No phone calls please.

We would like to thank all applicants for their interest in this position however, only those selected for interviews will be contacted.

BA Blacktop Ltd. is currently seeking Skilled Trades - Grade Crew for our Sunshine Coast operations in Powell River and Sechelt.

 

Not fully experienced but willing to learn?  Send us your resume because we have opportunities for entry level positions as well. 

 

Location: Sunshine Coast (Powell River and Sechelt).

Please submit resumes to employment@euroviabc.com. No phone calls please.

We would like to thank all applicants for their interest in this position however, only those selected for interviews will be contacted.

BA Blacktop Ltd. is currently seeking Skilled Trades - Carpenters for our Sunshine Coast operations in Powell River and Sechelt.

 

Not fully experienced but willing to learn?  Send us your resume because we have opportunities for entry level positions as well. 

 

Location: Sunshine Coast (Powell River and Sechelt).

Please submit resumes to employment@euroviabc.com. No phone calls please.

We would like to thank all applicants for their interest in this position however, only those selected for interviews will be contacted.

BA Blacktop Ltd. is currently seeking Skilled Trades - Pavers, Screeds, Rollers, Rakermen for our Sunshine Coast operations in Powell River and Sechelt.

Not fully experienced but willing to learn?  Send us your resume because we have opportunities for entry level positions as well. 

 

Location: Sunshine Coast (Powell River and Sechelt).

Please submit resumes to employment@euroviabc.com. No phone calls please.

We would like to thank all applicants for their interest in this position however, only those selected for interviews will be contacted.

BA Blacktop Ltd. is currently seeking Skilled Trades - Utility Crew for our Sunshine Coast operations in Powell River and Sechelt.

Not fully experienced but willing to learn?  Send us your resume because we have opportunities for entry level positions as well. 

 

Location: Sunshine Coast (Powell River and Sechelt).

Please submit resumes to employment@euroviabc.com. No phone calls please.

We would like to thank all applicants for their interest in this position however, only those selected for interviews will be contacted.

BA Blacktop Ltd. is currently seeking Skilled Trades - Cement Mason for our Sunshine Coast operations in Powell River and Sechelt.

We have openings for the following skilled trades:

  • Experienced Equipment Operators (specific experience operating Milling, Grading, Paving equipment is an asset)
  • Experienced Grade Crew
  • Experienced Pavers, Screeds, Rollers, Rakermen
  • Experienced Utility Crew
  • Experienced General Labourers
  • Not fully experienced but willing to learn?  Send us your resume because we have opportunities for entry level positions as well. 

 

Location: Sunshine Coast (Powell River and Sechelt).

Please submit resumes to employment@euroviabc.com. No phone calls please.

We would like to thank all applicants for their interest in this position however, only those selected for interviews will be contacted.