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



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]

Manpower Group recognizes the importance of providing an accessible and barrier-free environment. We are committed to creating a welcoming, fair and inclusive environment by offering equal opportunity to access our services. At Manpower Group, we are committed to providing accommodations, and will work with you to meet your needs.