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Senior Estimator

Ref No. EMP445618
Location Halifax, Canada
Job type Permanent
Job Status Closed
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Based in beautiful Halifax, Nova Scotia, this is Canada's most exciting shipbuilding project for over 30 years. With a new facility and cutting edge technology, they are building the next generation of defence ships for the Royal Canadian Navy.


Previous experience in estimating within an engineering / manufacturing / shipbuilding or other similar environment

The Job

Reporting to the Estimating Manager, the Senior Estimator will be responsible for the day to day activities of a small team of estimators and serve as subject matter expert in the generation, review and delivery of ship build estimates.


  • Provide analysis of inputs and outputs to and from the program estimating tool
  • Assist the Supply Chain team for cost evaluation of vendor quotations, for both materials and services.
  • Use Client provided specifications and drawings to create detailed work scopes and work packages
  • Verify that Client Drawings are viewed and analyzed using Adobe Professional or AutoCAD


  • Post-secondary degree/diploma, in engineering or engineering technology or equivalent work experience

Why Halifax:

  • Attractive lifestyle - warm sunny summers for surfing / beach hopping and cold snowy winters for snowboarding or skiing
  • Affordable accommodation - beautiful spacious properties, choose from overlooking a lake, being nestled in woodland or downtown in the lively city centre
  • Social life - a big city with a small town feel
  • Education - excellent facilities including a large number of schools and one of Canada's top universities
  • Connections - only a 2 hour flight to New York

About me:

I am an international recruitment specialist with over 3 years' experience helping people and their families transform their lives and take the leap to move permanently to a new country.

For more information, my contact details are:


All successful applicants must meet requirements for Canadian Controlled Good Program (CGP), Canadian Government Security Clearance and U.S International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR).

Matchtech acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.

Gattaca Plc provides support services to Matchtech and may assist with processing your application.

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