chief estimator - tmr / rms tenders in Brisbane CBD

Brisbane CBD, Queensland
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AU$ 200,000 per year
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job description

This well known Queensland Civil Contractor with a strong presence in the TMR and resources spaces seeking an experienced estimator to come on board, you will work closely with the estimating and pre contracts managers in driving the business forward.

Randstad have been working with this company closely in the past few years and the growth of the organisation has been impressive. They are now well placed to gain some more market share in the TMR space where they are well known for their high standard of work and their ability to undertake complex road projects.

This is a leadership role, we are looking for a senior who has a good number of runs on the board, who has worked on TMR or RMS jobs in particular, we need someone who knows earthworks, pavements, stabilisation, bridges in this this space.

If you feel you are ready to take your next step and become a lead estimator this could be the job for you.

For this role you will be tasked with:

  • Use of first principles to develop accurate estimates for large scale civil projects
  • Liaise with clients and suppliers to obtain information and calculate costs
  • Participate in pre-contract negotiations
  • Participate in tender reviews with senior management
  • Negotiation with subcontractors
  • Participate in the development of process improvement across the function

The skills and experience needed is as follows:

  • Civil engineering degree or equivalent
  • 5+ years estimating experience in QLD with mains roads experience
  • Experience working on large civil projects
  • Strong relationship building skills
  • Excellent written and verbal commercial skills
  • Strong commercial acumen
  • Hold relevant tertiary qualifications

On offer will be a highly attractive salary, fantastic benefits and workplace culture. As stated previously this is a leadership opportunity, we are looking for someone who is ready to step up, if you feel this is you, please apply now.

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