senior civil cost estimator- consultancy in sydney cbd

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job details

posted
location
sydney cbd, new south wales
job category
engineering
job type
permanent
working hours
Full-Time
experience
10 years
reference number
90M0365740_1540875262
phone
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job description

This global international consultancy is recognised around the world for their role in many high profile, challenging and in some instances groundbreaking infrastructure projects. Based in Sydney’s CBD their successful commercial team have recently won a number of key projects to add to their sizeable portfolio of Australian projects. As a result they are now looking to source a Senior Estimator to lead the civil infrastructure cost estimating team.

The duties for this Senior Estimator role include:

  • Ability to use the company’s estimating software/systems
  • Able to use estimating terminology, measures, concepts and principles for compiling all types of estimates.
  • Recognise which factors may impact the estimate
  • Utilise estimates to predict key project issues.
  • Prepares and/or coordinates preparation of full project estimates.
  • Understand construction methodology
  • Complete the full lifecycle of the estimating process including preparation of the estimate plan.
  • Provide guidance to less experienced estimating personnel.
  • Develops wage rate build-ups.
  • Reads and interprets drawings, specifications, Requests-for-Proposals and contracts.
  • Develops detailed material take-offs for procurement of bulk materials.
  • Develops cash flow schedules and estimates.
  • Working knowledge of the CAES estimating system.
  • Prepares scope and bid package breakdowns for subcontract and vendor quotes.
  • Prepares subcontract bid analysis for scope, cost, and price.
  • Understands Earned Value Management theory and application.

Minimum Requirements

  • 10+ years of relevant experience in either Road, Rail, or Water sectors
  • Marine or mining experience would also be considered

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Cost Management, Quantity Surveying or relevant construction/engineering field of study
  • Ability to work under own initiative and unsupervised, but also as part of a team
  • Impeccable verbal, written and numeracy skills in a client facing capacity
  • The candidate should be skilled in verbal and written communication, with a high level of attention to detail. Accurate numeracy skills are essential
  • Professional registration with relevant institution (for example RICS, AACE CCC, etc.

The salary package will depend on experience and this is a fantastic opportunity to really get your feet under the table with one of world leaders in their space.

If interested in this role then please apply or forward me through an updated CV in MS WORD

e: spencer.prior@randstad.com.au

t: +61 2 9233 9920

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.

skills

Senior Civil Estimator, Sydney, Infrastructure, Rail, Road, Water, Marine, Mining

qualification

Bachelor’s degree in Cost Management, Quantity Surveying or relevant construction/engineering field of study

educational requirements

Bachelor Degree