Estimator - Quebec Center

Employment Permanent Date display: 21/02/2024 #Ref.:6796

Salary :

Activity area :

Post category : Logistics and procurement, Production and engineering

Province : Quebec

Region : Centre-du-Québec

Recruiter : Jordan Licki

Contact us : jlicki@st-amour.com

Job description :

This is a privileged opportunity to join one of Canada's most recognized building materials suppliers embarking on an exceptional growth trajectory through new product launches and strong market penetration.

Position summary:

Under the supervision of the Customer Experience Manager, the Estimator provides cost estimates for projects in the residential, light commercial and agricultural markets. Using blueprint reading and his/her own industry experience, the Estimator prepares quantity surveys and estimate documents for presentation to customers.

Main responsibilities:

  • Receives requests for estimates and enters them in the request follow-up report.
  • Ensures conformity of the customer's request and, if necessary, makes recommendations in collaboration with employees from other departments.
  • Estimates the material required to complete each construction project, based on the customer's specifications and needs.
  • Evaluates the profitability of project-related products and services, actual costs versus bids throughout project development, while maintaining acceptable profit margins.
  • Prepares all necessary documents at regular intervals to ensure that materials and support for project completion are available.
  • Follows up on projects and takes the necessary action to obtain orders.
  • Provides technical assistance and responds to customer requests concerning products, maintenance and warranty programs.
  • Supports the sales force in resolving issues or answering technical queries concerning our products or their applications.

This is the ideal role for a candidate looking to develop and work in a fast-paced, high-performance sales environment. If you'd like to join a customer-focused company committed to product quality and innovation, send me your CV!

Skills and qualifications :

  • College diploma in architectural technology or related field
  • Candidates must have a minimum of two (2) years or more experience at this level.
  • Experience with architectural panels, insulated or metal panels will be considered an asset
  • Blueprint reading is an asset
  • Bilingual (English, French) (an asset)
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite software, Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Auto CAD
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Streamlines processes to improve efficiency
  • Demonstrates initiative
  • Experience in project management
  • Ability to work as part of a multi-functional team

To stay informed, subscribe
to our newsletter