Job Description

Our client, a reputable leader in the retail construction industry, is currently seeking an experienced Retail Construction Estimator to join their growing team.


  • Analysis of tenders, interpreting the plans and specifications and make the necessary calculations for pricing of tenders.
  • Measure quantities from drawings and specifications.
  • Estimate costing
  • Building relationships with new sub-contractors as required – may include field visits
  • Coordinate all construction details with the professionals.
  • Solicit and invite specialized sub-contractors to bid on the various trades.
  • Analyze bids received by the specialized sub-contractors.
  • Assist in preparing the final price of the project.
  • Ensuring bids are delivered complete and on time and within target
  • Liaising with various internal contacts including Construction Managers, and Project Manager to ensure bids are submitted as per plan
  • Providing detailed information for project transfer meetings with Project Manager and Construction Manager
  • Development and monitoring of bids.

Skills & Experience

  • 3-5 years of estimation experience in the retail construction industry
  • Must be bilingual (French and English, both written and spoken)
  • Personal initiative and work with minimal supervision in a team environment.
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities and work under pressure.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel.


Contact Details

If qualified and interested - Please send your resume to [email protected] or contact Lauren directly at 514.227.4640 x249.