Cost Estimator - Steel Fabrication


Position Type: Full-time
Location: Eden, ON
Date Posted: Feb 19, 2021
Experience: 5 Years

Job Description

Job Description

A Canadian leader in the steel fabrication and material handling industry has a permanent full-time opportunity for a Cost Estimator. From concept to completion, this position will work with our sales team to prepare accurate cost estimates and customer quotes for our products. Check out our products and services at

Primary Duties

  • Work with sales department and customers to understand customer requirements
  • Prepare accurate and timely quotes within required deadlines for returnable steel containers and other material handling equipment using Excel
  • Produce concept drawings for customer reference and drawings for costing of outsourced components
  • Use customer quote forms and portals as well as ERP software
  • Engage with designers, prototype and manufacturing departments as required

Education, Qualifications & Skills

  • Post-secondary education in mechanical, industrial, or manufacturing engineering
  • Experience in a steel fabrication/weld environment
  • Strong knowledge base in manufacturing processes (cut, form, weld, paint, assemble, injection mold, vac form) and materials (steel, foam, rubber, plastics, paint friendly fabrics, hardware)
  • Advanced knowledge of SolidWorks (AutoCAD Inventor or Catia acceptable)
  • Above average ability to advance multiple tasks to completion using strong organizational, computer, written & verbal communication, project management, conflict resolution and negotiation skills
  • Must demonstrate the ability to interact with customers and colleagues in a positive manner

Job Type: Permanent- Full Time

Salary & Benefits: To be negotiated 


Application Contact Information

Contact Name:   Brittany Vaughan - Human Resources Coordinator
Telephone:   5198665677
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