Estimator – Building Automation – Ontario

Estimator – Building Automation – Hvac Controls – Construction Sales – Ontario

 Our client is one of the largest independent HVAC controls contractors in North America, delivering exceptional, innovative and economical building automation control solutions for a decade.


Interpret project documentation and develop Building Automation/Building Control design basis and cost estimates

Work with the account manager to provide written responses to “Request for Proposals” (RFP), quotes, and/or specification clarifications

Occasionally meet with consultants and owner groups to understand project scope, provide budgets and /or develop project specifications

Understand project delivery and provide solutions both within controls scope and other areas outside of our typical scope

Instill customer’s confidence in the solutions that the company provides.

Build and maintain good working relationship with contractors, vendors and service team members

Main skills required:

Ability to read mechanical drawings, blueprints, construction plans and written specifications

Experience in estimating labour and material costs for controls projects

Exceptional communication skills; strong oral and written skills

Keep up to date on new and other controls products

Maintain professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops, reviewing professional publications, establishing personal networks, and participating in professional societies

Prior field and/or sales experience related to automation/controls. A working knowledge of all facets of construction including mechanical, electrical, plumbing systems and knowledge with the operation of HVAC systems, electrical systems (at least one of these)

Positive attitude towards customers and employees

Ability to handle multiple tasks in a fast paced environment

Ability to travel to customer sites

Have a valid driver’s license

Have Full-time access to own vehicle for site and customer visits (vehicle allowance provided)

Must have working knowledge of all typical computer programs used in this work environment such as MS Office, Vista and/or Windows 7 (MS Word, Excel, Access, Publisher, PowerPoint, Project and Outlook). Blue Beam software a plus.

Years of relevant experience required:

5 years

Compensation details:

In addition to the competitive compensation package, we also offer a unique work environment that is designed for people who like to work hard and play hard too!


RRSP matching

Comprehensive extended group health and dental benefits