Mechanical Estimator

Construction Operations/ Opérations Construction Sudbury, ON


Position at Ainsworth

If you thrive in a team-oriented workplace that challenges your skills, to drive your career development, embraces diversity and rewards innovation, with competitive pay and great employee programs, join the Ainsworth Team.

Position Summary:

Ainsworth, is currently seeking an Mechanical Estimator, to join our growing team in Sudbury, Ontario. Reporting directly to the Construction Manager, the role will be responsible for estimating and commercial renovations and retrofits by independently and accurately pricing jobs from start to finish. 


  • Review prints and project specifications for estimating purposes
  • Understanding of mechanical drawings for estimating and pricing
  • Assemble detailed and accurate quality take-offs and cost estimates
  • Develop project material budgeting by gathering costs for the various items needed to complete the project
  • Obtaining equipment and sub contractor pricing
  • Preparing final estimate for review
  • Visiting job sites for estimating purposes and reviews of estimates on actual jobs
  • Preparing change orders, following up on them and processing them once accepted
  • Ability to do several smaller jobs at the same time
  • Licensed trades person OR combination of education and work experience will be considered
  • 4+ years of experience in estimating
  • Excellent organization skills.
  • Effective communication and negotiation skills.
  • Ability to read and interpret technical specifications and mechanical drawings.
  • Familiar with plumbing and boiler codes.

While we appreciate all applications we receive, we advise that only candidates under consideration will be contacted.

Ainsworth is committed to building a diverse and inclusive workplace. Qualified designated group members are encouraged to apply as any reasonable accommodation of qualifications will be considered as per our Accommodation Policy, available upon request.

Ainsworth is an integrated multi-trade company, offering an end-to-end services and solutions for all asset maintenance and refurbishment requirements of our customers. We are continually striving to create better and more advanced products as well as provide the highest quality service. We are rapidly growing and need talented professionals to help drive our vision at becoming the best multi-trade company in the country! Join us…. Make a difference.

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