Black & McDonald’s Atlantic team is growing! If you are an independent, enthusiastic, and driven professional searching for an opportunity to build a solid foundation for your career, this position is for you.

We are actively seeking an Estimator / Project Coordinator to estimate, plan and execute projects in accordance with Corporate Policy. To be responsible for the safe execution of Civil / Electrical Utility projects including managing project budgets, schedules, supervising direct civil labour and coordinating subcontractors.

Duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Identify business opportunities
  • Estimate projects and change orders
  • Review and understand all tender related documents
  • Collaborate with legal at time of tender and award
  • Maintain project-related documents
  • Plan, prepare, monitor, and manage construction schedule and milestones
  • Manage construction scope, including cost, quality and schedule parameters/risk management
  • Ensure quality standards are met
  • Establish and maintain excellent relationships with all stakeholders including Black & McDonald team members, clients, consultants, trades, subcontractors, vendors, suppliers, and the community, while keeping them informed of relevant information
  • Compliance with environmental, safety and Black & McDonald standards and policies
  • Coordinate and manage contracted services, equipment and material
  • Interface with construction and commissioning
  • Closeout activities with project acceptance; and
  • Other duties as assigned
  • Provide project status reports to team members and stakeholders as required


  • Communicates Effectively
  • Customer Focus
  • Problem Solving and Innovation
  • Teamwork and Collaboration


Civil Technology or Civil Engineering Degree. Construction Engineering Technology or Construction Project Management or equivalent years of experience in the field.


  • 3-5 years of experience in the Civil or Utility Industry would be considered an asset
  • Experience working with B2W, Accubid or similar estimating software would be considered an asset
  • Experience working with JD Edwards or similar enterprise resource planning software would be considered an asset


  • Construction scheduling, planning, and execution.
  • Safety oriented.
  • Project civil design interpretation.
  • Business operations processes.
  • Established division practices, procedures and techniques.
  • Organization and time management.
  • Willing and able to travel throughout New Brunswick and PEI as needed.
  • Experience in the utility industry.

Intermediate user of:

  • MS Office (Word, Excel, Project)