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Mechanical Estimator

Etobicoke, Ontario · Manufacturing

Mechanical Estimator

Salary: $70000 to $90000 + benefits depending on experience

This positions is located at 48 Galaxy Blvd, #413 ​Toronto, ON, M9W 6C8
We are currently seeking an experienced mechanical estimator to join our team. The successful candidate will provide knowledge and input into the following areas:
  • ​​Interpreting and analyzing, mechanical drawings and specifications.
  • Coordinating efforts with suppliers and sub trades in order to compile full competitive mechanical estimates within strict deadlines

Extensive industry knowledge and relationships are needed in order to perform well within this role. This career opportunity is a full time permanent position based in Toronto. Occasional travel may be required for site investigations.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Responsible for the overall financial performance of projects awarded
  • Analyzes documents, specifications, proposals, addendum's in preparation for pricing
  • Performs any estimate related oral and/or written communications with clients
  • Reviewing project site prior to price preparation
  • Obtains input from Operations staff as appropriate
  • Performs quantity take-off from construction drawings where applicable
  • Obtains pricing from suppliers and incorporate into estimate
  • Formulates all costs for tender submission – labour, equipment, material, rentals and subcontracts
  • Accountable for accuracy and completeness of tender submissions
  • Oversees the distribution of appropriate documentation appropriately upon award of project
  • Provide technical support to field staff
  • Assists with RFP’s and General Contract tender submissions
  • Assists with Prequalification submissions, RFQ’s and RFI’s as required
  • Drives positive relationships and serves as key contact with Clients, Consultants and key subcontractors
  • Maintains Estimating data systems to ensure they are kept up to date

Required Knowledge and Experience
  • Minimum 4 years as a Mechanical Estimator
  • Prior Estimating / Operational experience an asset
  • Ability to read and understand construction drawings and contract documents
  • Thorough knowledge of contract language / Terms and Conditions / Bonding etc
  • Good knowledge of job cost fundamentals and basic accounting / reporting principles an asset
  • Self motivated with excellent organizational skills
  • Strong computer skills – MS Excel / Word / Project
  • Strong communication skills – oral and written
  • Ability to work accurately, effectively under pressure
  • Adaptable to flexible work schedule when required to meet deadlines
  • ​Ability to work with others as a team
  • Valid driver’s license and ability to travel as required


Toronto, Markham, Etobicoke Scarborough North York 


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