Estimator (Construction)

Do you ever wonder what it would be like to be a business owner? Why not Experience the Difference with Centra, we’re 100% Employee Owned! Centra has been in business for over 32 years. Located in Langley, we manufacture high quality window and door products and deliver exceptional building envelope Construction & General Contracting services. We are passionate about delivering a customer experience that exceeds expectations with each and every customer we serve. As a culture, fundamentally we about are people, relationships, and giving back to the communities. 

What makes Centra an amazing place to call home and grow your career?

  • At Centra you will Experience the Difference being part of an amazing culture that values Family, Excellence, Respect, Safety, & Teamwork
  • We invest in our Owners and strive to develop people to their true and full potential
  • Growth & development opportunities in carpentry and potential for apprenticeship
  • Be part of the Centra Cares Foundation team and become actively involved in community
  • A competitive compensation package
  • Most importantly, we care about our people

What’s the job?

  • Assist our Renovations/New Construction/& Windows Department with quantity take offs for multiple types of construction projects.
  • Attend tender site meetings
  • Prepare tenders and submit to customer
  • Prepare item task lists in preparation of tenders
  • Utilize estimating and other computer software programs to prepare tenders.
  • Have experience with other construction related computer software programs such as AutoCad, Winest, OnScreen, etc.
  • Produce and review Window Shop drawings

Who are we looking for?

  • Good understanding of Architectural and Engineering specifications
  • Ability to read, analyze and interpret drawings, documents and technical procedures
  • Excellent organizational skills (prioritizing, time management, record keeping, follow up etc)
  • Exceptional accuracy and attention to detail
  • Willingness to work with new technologies and systems, yet capable of following existing procedures
  • Be able to think outside the box
  • Good communication skills (written, listening, speaking and writing)

To apply, please forward cover letter and resume to

Please be sure to include your wage expectations in your cover letter. We thank everyone who applies, but only those who qualify will be contacted.

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