Estimating Manager

Etobicoke, ON

Mitrex, an Integrated solar and construction solution provider, is looking for an architectural cladding/façade Estimating Manager with AutoCAD and Revit experience to do estimates for commercial, institutional, and high-rise building structures.

At Mitrex, we develop and manufacture solar construction materials for buildings and large structures ( As the world's first manufacturer to develop customizable solar solutions, we are revolutionizing the construction industry, while helping to move the world toward clean, sustainable energy production.

We are an equal opportunity employer with great company culture. The successful candidate will lead our estimating team at our head office in Etobicoke.



  • Salary of $80,000+/year depending on experience, plus an annual bonus based on performance
  • Extended medical and health coverage (including vision, dental, and life)
  • Wellness program including free healthy foods, medicinal provisions, and discounted gym and fitness class memberships
  • Competitive RRSP Matching for tenured employees
  • Free charging and reserved parking for electric vehicles
  • Collaborative and diverse culture, open concept modern office space
  • Unlimited room for advancement and growth
  • Backed by 20 years of experience through our parent company, GCAT Group
  • Full-time and permanent position



  • 5 - 10 years of experience as Estimator Manager/Lead Estimator leading a team of Estimators with a clear track record of successfully won projects
  • 5+ years of CNC machine experience with proficient knowledge in software, system troubleshooting
  • Contribute to project costing and profitability analysis by providing a breakdown of budget costs and scope of work
  • Experience in developing tools for improving accuracy and timeliness of estimating and cost tracking
  • Ability to perform a review of documents, specifications, and drawings in preparation of estimate
  • Be comfortable working with both internal and external clients, customers, and key stakeholders.
  • Knowledge of project interfaces, engineering management processes, and procedures is an asset.
  • Must be organized, confident, goal-oriented, and have excellent time management skills
  • Must be results-driven, and be effective working independently



  • Reviewing architectural drawings and project specifications to determine project scope
  • Managing and providing leadership, coaching, and mentoring in planning, organizing, coordinating, supervising, and training team of estimators
  • Provide a weekly update on all current and upcoming estimates and budgets
  • Preparing estimates of cladding requirements for new construction and retrofit projects
  • Revising and editing designs, while maintaining communications with clients for approvals
  • Preparing customer quotations based on the estimations
  • Be responsible for all aspects of the estimate and as the Estimating Manager take on more complex and detailed estimates and bids
  • Preparing materials, labor, and equipment cost estimations necessary to successfully carry out projects according to machining drawings, etc.
  • Responding to technical issues on CNC machines and collaborate with the development team to find technical solutions on issues
  • Collaborating with the relevant team in the preparation of project proposals, technical project materials
  • Attending technical and project coordination meetings to assemble project take-offs
  • Preparing proposals on RFP/RFQ regarding integration, equipment, and technology selection
  • Support development and engineering to assure timely and cost-effective resolution to regulatory, permitting, and technical issues associated with the execution and delivery 


COVID-19 considerations

We have implemented extensive measures for Covid-19 workplace safety procedures including physical distancing, masks, increased cleaning/sanitizing frequency, glass partitions between desks, etc.


AODA Considerations

Mitrex Inc. welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.



We are an equal opportunity employer that welcomes candidates from diverse backgrounds. Candidates who are legally entitled to work in Canada (without employer sponsorship) and can commute to the office every day are welcome to apply. 

We thank all applicants in advance for their interest in our company. However, due to the number of applications we receive, only qualified candidates will be contacted. No phone calls (except for accommodation requests) or unsolicited agency calls, please.



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