Our Cornwall, Ontario office is seeking an Electrical and Instrumentation Estimator who will be reporting to the Electrical Division Manager and senior estimators. The position involves working on a full-range of electrical and instrumentation projects to analyze costs and prepare estimates, as well as provide technical and administrative support to project operations as required. The Estimator will work primarily out of our Cornwall, Ontario office with the possibility of placement on major projects.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Prepare electrical estimates of probable costs of materials, labour and equipment for construction projects based on request for proposal (RFP) documents, single line and layout drawings, loop sheets, cable equipment & instrumentation lists, schematic drawings and technical specifications.  
  • Coordinate electrical price packages with suppliers, subcontractors, owners, designers and architects.
  • Solicit and review pricing from vendors and subcontractors.
  • Participate in electrical site review, tender review, tender hand-off, project closing and turnover meetings with Project Management on successful bids.
  • Participate in procurement of material and equipment for secured projects as required.
  • Coordinate various small mechanical projects.
  • Prepare and maintain a directory of suppliers, contractors and subcontractors.

 Desired Skills & Experience

  • Graduate of Electrical Engineering Program or equivalent experience as a qualified tradesperson in the construction trade.
  • Commercial/Industrial construction background an asset.
  • Intermediate computer skills: Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, Project), AutoCAD, and proficient with a recognized estimating software, preferably Accubid software.
  • Planning and Scheduling Skills.
  • Motivated and able to work within tight deadlines.
  • Excellent communication and organization skills.
  • Bilingualism would be considered an asset.
  • Good knowledge of sub-trades and ability to work in a multi-discipline team environment.


We offer a competitive salary and an excellent benefits package. 

We thank all applicants for their interest in working at Laframboise.  Only those identified for further consideration will be contacted.  No phone calls please.

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