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Structural Steel Estimator


This is a Contract position in Ottawa region, ON posted August 17, 2017.

Job Description

Experience: 5-10 years

Education: Civil/ Mechanical/ Construction Engineer/ CET.

Opening: 1 Junior and 1 Senior Position available


  • Read/Interpret job bid instructions and detailed specifications for preparation of estimates.
  • Quantity take off
  • Develop required tools to effectively estimate jobs
  • Develop detailed estimates and budgets based on estimate
  • Develop parametric and rough order of magnitude estimates
  • Obtain quotes for 3rd party scopes
  • Prepare quotations and pricing proposals
  • Organize complete bid/ estimate packages for awarded projects for use of project manager
  • Actively seek potential projects to bid


  • Must have concrete knowledge of estimating and costing of structural steel fabrication and erection for both commercial and industrial facilities
  • Achiever
  • Ability to read schematics, drawings and/or technical manuals.
  • Excellent knowledge of fabrication and erection processes, material and equipment specifications.
  • Knowledge of governing codes and standards as well as client specific requirements
  • Ability to work effectively under pressure and tight deadlines
  • Be analytical and market savvy
  • Excellent knowledge of MS Excel and MS Access is a must
  • Very Organized and detailed oriented
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to build and maintain relations with 3rd party contractors and supplier
  • Continuously seeking improvement of processes.

Company DescriptionTAZARMC INC. is an upstart Group providing Constructability Solutions to multi-disciplined industrial projects throughout Canada and the United States.