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As one of Ottawa’s top homebuilders, Cardel is always on the lookout for talent that’s a cut above. Whether you’re a standout student, or a seasoned pro in your field, you could be on track for a fulfilling career with Cardel. Teamwork, innovation, long-term employment and work-life balance are just a few hallmarks of working at Cardel. As a family-oriented company, we offer a comprehensive benefits package.

To submit a résumé for a position not listed please email ottawa.employment@cardelhomes.com. We will keep your résumé on file and notify you by email when an applicable position becomes available.

Current Career Opportunities

Estimator

Cardel is a group of companies that includes Cardel Homes, Cardel Lifestyles and Cardel Resorts with offices in Calgary, Ottawa, Denver and Tampa. We offer beautifully designed communities and exceptionally well-built homes for every stage in life, from condominiums and townhomes to starter homes, move-up products and vacation properties. Cardel Homes is proud to be building various Ottawa communities including: Blackstone in Kanata, Richardson Ridge in Kanata, Longfields in Barrhaven and Miller’s Crossing in Carleton Place.

As an Estimator, you will use your diploma in Architectural Technologies, or equivalent, and your industry-related experience to support our Estimating team. You will be responsible for building base models and options within the database and other functions which may include preparation of material and labor take-offs, purchase order issuance, custom price requests, variance analysis, vendor pricing and assisting where required with paperwork and administration for tendering sub-trade contracts and other production related functions.

You must have solid knowledge of residential construction processes, building materials, codes and technologies plus solid communication skills, initiative, attention to detail, time management skills and organizational abilities. Working proficiency with construction/estimating software such as Sales Simplicity, Timberline and Builder MT is also preferred. BCIN qualifications will be an asset.

Our values and policies promote teamwork, innovation, long-term employment and work-life balance. To learn more about our culture, we encourage you to like us on Facebook and follow us on LinkedIn. Accommodations for job applicants with disabilities are available on request.

To apply for this position résumés may be emailed to ottawa.employment@cardelhomes.com. Please quote job #CH-ESTM-2017 in the subject line.

Junior Accountant/Receptionist (One-Year Term)

Cardel is a group of companies that includes Cardel Homes, Cardel Lifestyles and Cardel Resorts, with offices in Calgary, Ottawa, Denver and Tampa. We offer beautifully designed communities and exceptionally well-built homes for every stage in life from condominiums and townhomes to starter homes, move-up products and vacation properties. Cardel Homes is proud to be building various Ottawa communities including: Blackstone in Kanata, Richardson Ridge in Kanata, Longfields in Barrhaven and Miller’s Crossing in Carleton Place.

As a Junior Accountant/Receptionist, in this one-year term, you will be responsible for all payables invoices including functions such as sorting, submitting invoices for approval, entering invoices into the system, printing cheques and/or releasing EFT payments, processing quick pays, filing, reconciling accounts and responding to vendor inquiries. In addition, you will manage all GST/HST returns, complete monthly bank reconciliations, manage monthly cost to complete calculations, assist the Controller with reporting documents, and reconcile intercompany transactions and customer lot deposits while also providing reception and general administrative services.

For this position we are looking for an individual with 1-3 years’ relevant experience and/or education, advanced data entry and computer skills (MS Office, Sage 300/ACCPAC), strong attention to detail, a high level of customer service, and a professional and courteous demeanor. Experience with Sage 300/ACCPAC or project-based accounting is a huge asset.

Our values and policies promote teamwork, innovation, long-term employment and work-life balance. To learn more about our culture, we encourage you to like us on Facebook and follow us on LinkedIn. Accommodations for job applicants with disabilities are available on request.

To apply for this position resumes may be emailed to ottawa.employment@cardelhomes.com. Please quote job #CH-ACCT-2017 in the subject line.

Status Update: Drafting Technologist

Thank you very much for your interest in Cardel Homes. This is an update on the selection status for our Drafting Technologist vacancy. Resumes have been reviewed considering the strengths of each applicant and short-listed accordingly. Successful candidates have been contacted to schedule interviews. If you have not been contacted, you will not be moving forward in the selection process. For information on future job opportunities available at Cardel Homes please continue to visit this Careers page, follow us on LinkedIn and like us on Facebook.