Manufacturing Estimator


Manufacturing and Production

Advert ID



St Catharines

Job Type




Salary Range

CAD60000.00-80000.00 per year

No. of Openings


Branch Information

Kitchener, ON - (CAN) 589 Fairway Road South Unit 5 ON Kitchener , ON N2C 1X4 Phone : 519-571-7910



Job Description

Our client, based in St.Catharines is adding an Estimator to their growing team.

We are looking for someone that is motivated, and results driven, This will be a role where you support both the customer and internal teams.

What is required

* Highly motivated self starter

* Great organizational skills

* Strong abilities using computers and technology

* Excellent verbal and written communications skills are required

* Experience in and knowledge of machine shops, metals, competitors, and products preferred

* Minimum 5 years Estimating experience in Manufacturing sector such as Steel Processing/ Industrial/ Marine/ Nuclear/ Energy etc.

* Advanced technical diploma/ bachelor's degree in Engineering preferred.

* Experience working in ERP/CRM software

* High proficiency in Microsoft Office

What you will be responsible for :

* Communicate with customers to determine full scope of their inquires and qualify opportunities to meet company goals.

* Ability to read and interpret blueprints, sketches, drawings, manual specifications, or sample parts to determine dimensions, surface finishes and tolerances of finished work pieces.

* Create detailed estimate packages for Customer RFQs by identifying all required materials, machining/fabricating steps, outsourcing and handling.

* Work with Production & Quoting teams to review estimates for accuracy and efficiency.

* Work with vendors to source material and services while negotiating best price and delivery to meet our customer's expectations

* Communicate and visit with customers regularly to uphold and improve our partnerships.

* Work with Purchasing, & Quality to turn won estimates into detailed work packages that can be clearly communicated to our Production team.

* Continually analyze job progress/ execution with Production team to compare Estimates to Actuals to improve our services to our customers.

* Coordinate with other members of our team to generate sales/ new opportunities and provide excellent customer service.

* Adhere to company standards and production policies to meet company objectives.

* Further enhance company culture.

* Perform special projects & other duties in support of the organizations business objectives

What we offer:

* Full time permanent work

* Salary based upon experience

* Benefits

* Vacation

* A great team to work with

If you are interested in this role apply online today, or email [email protected]

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