Bilingual Estimator

Toronto, ON, CA

Beacon Roofing Supply Canada is a distributor of residential roofing, commercial roofing and exterior building materials through our 20 locations in 6 provinces.

Our division, Posi-Slope, is unquestionably the market leader in the design and production of Tapered Roof Insulation. This Canadian pioneer of sloping to drain with rigid roof insulation has successfully grown to have a National scope.

 

Thousands of successful Posi-Slope roofs, involving hundreds of clients ranging from architectural practices, local authorities, institutional & private owners to industrial and commercial markets, enjoy the benefits of positive roof drainage.

 

We are currently seeking a Bilingual (French/English) CAD Estimator/Draftsperson position in Vaughan (although the position will be in Mississauga for the first 6 months approximately).

 

Objective: The main role is to design and estimate tapered roof insulation systems and provide quality products and outstanding service through an integrated and experienced team.

 

The Estimator will be responsible for the following:

  • Gathering and forwarding to the estimating team all data (plans, specs, dimensions) relevant to tapered project estimation (on site, at clients’ office, on the Construction Association’s virtual drawings room or through appropriate contacts)
  • Produce competitive estimates and quotes
  • Work order preparation of shop drawings for production
  • Produce accurate shop drawings for architectural review and manufacturing
  • Occasional site visits and take-offs
  • Handling technical questions and sales coordination with the estimator team, Architects, consultants, customers, contractors and the Beacon Roofing Supply or Posi-Slope Outside Sales team

 

Requirements:

  • 1-3 years of experience as an Estimator or Draftsperson
  • Strong communication and customer service skills
  • Strong computer skills with MS Office
  • Strong knowledge of AutoCAD software
  • Completion of an Architectural Technology degree or diploma (or equivalent)
  • The ability to work independently within a strong team
  • The ability to work under pressure and to demonstrate leadership

 

Beacon Roofing Supply Canada offers competitive wages, comprehensive benefits and an RRSP plan with company matching, as well as training and development opportunities.

 

Beacon Roofing Supply Canada welcomes and encourage applications from people with disabilities. Accommodation are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

Beacon's competitive advantage is our people and our value proposition is the differentiator. 

-— Christopher Harrison
Executive Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer