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System Designer / Estimator

Job Details

  • Posted: July 8, 2021
  • Type: full-time
  • Salary: $40,000 - $60,000 Per year

Job Description

AVI Design is a Leader in our Industry. We were awarded two Platinum Dealer Awards in 2020. We have a new opening as a Design/Pre-Construction Estimator for someone with experience in the Home Automation Industry. Must be able to communicate in both French and English languages.

Job Description:

  • Manage the estimation systems on a daily basis;
  • Create and finalize quotes and change orders in self dedicated timeline;
  • Assist in the development of architectural designs; ex: location of televisions, speakers, home theatre… etc;
  • Responsible for the design of multiple project phases (ie: pre-wire, installation, etc.); 
  • Analyze building codes, municipal by-laws, space and layout requirements as well as other reports and technical documents;
  • Prepare contracts and tender documents;
  • Work closely with the VP Technologies, as well as architects, contractors and others involved in construction;
  • Carry out meticulous work, maintain copies of programs, files and any relevant information on the AVI Design server and/or Team Software;
  • Periodically reports to the project manager on the progress of activities carried out and the implementation of projects;
  • Uses the reports submitted by the technicians and participates in feedback in collaboration with the management team;
  • Participates in the preparation of budgets and performance reports (technical and financial), in the periodic analysis of deviations and in the correction of changes if necessary;
  • Monitoring and control of technicians involved in the implementation of projects.

Job Requirements


Operating multiple systems

  • Simply Reliable;
  • Design Machine;
  • AutoCad; 
  • Omnigraffle;


Create Plans for Installation

  • Create estimates based on the sales schematic;
  • Create plans based on system design programming; using design machine.


Work Ethic  

  • Must Have Great Communication Skills;
  • Master Mac Products;
  • Master Microsoft Office products;
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and adapt to change;
  • Ability to multi task;
  • Log hours daily;
  • Capacity to analyze and solve problems;
  • Excellent sense of priorities and ability to manage tight schedules;
  • Good team and cooperation spirit;
  • Autonomy, thoroughness and discipline;
  • Well developed organizational skills;
  • Must have a valid driver’s license;
  • Must have an ASP Card; 
  • Travelling outside of Montreal.

Job Benefits

  • Working for the Top Dealer in Canada;
  • We are willing to pay for your relocation to Montreal;
  • You will be able to get 2 weeks holidays the first year;
  • Sharable benefit with the Company 50/50 (Dental, Eye, Massage, etc…)


AVI Design


AVI Design is a family owned business located in Pointe-Claire, Québec, Canada.   We provides a luxury integration and intelligent system design tailored to enhance the lifestyle and beauty of all our Client’s homes.  Our head office is located in Pointe-Claire, Québec but we deliver service in multiple areas:  Province of Québec:  Montréal and suburbs, Québec city, Gatineau; Ontario Province:  Toronto and suburbs, Muskoka region, United States:  States of Florida and California.


Job Location

204 Brunswick Blvd, Pointe-Claire, Quebec, Canada 514-426-7272

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