senior estimator in St Leonards

St Leonards, New South Wales
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AU$ 180,000 per year
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job description

About the company for the senior estimator role

Our client, a well respected and established construction company has a proven track record of delivering fit out, retail, industrial and new build projects from from $5 to $100million in value.

The company has a focus on delivering high quality projects and retention of their key staff. Staff happiness is paramount and the culture within the office is positive, buoyant and a genuine joy to work at.

With a team of 8 estimators (2 cadets) they are now looking to hire an ambitious and passionate senior estimator who will work closely with the estimating manager on large projects and also assisting with training and development within the team

Key senior estimator responsibilities:

  • Assist with the whole tendering process
  • Generate accurate costing estimates & bills of quantities
  • Pricing up multiple project/s
  • Perform trade break ups of documentation, appropriate trade subcontractor selection lists
  • Liaise with subcontractors to ensure full understanding of the required scope of works and programme
  • Comparison and analysis of subcontractor pricing
  • Mentoring junior staff and cadets
  • Work closely with estimating manager

Skills and Experience of the Senior Estimator:

  • Degree qualified in construction management or equivalent
  • Proven track record of delivering tenders for projects of $20million +
  • Knowledge of Sydney construction market/ subcontractors
  • Strong attention for detail and proven communication skills
  • A willingness to help others
  • A proactive attitude

Culture of the Business

This employer offers an organised, professional and cooperative working environment which has enabled them to ensure significant repeat client business over its 40 year history.

They have regualr activity days at work, promote and healthy eating and exercise policy at work and ensure staff do not get burnt out. They senior managment team are hands on and have been in the company for a considerable amount of time

Benefits of the senior Estimator Role:

  • Salary from 180k – 220k package
  • Permanent employment
  • Access to a diverse project portfolio
  • Opportunity for continued progression
  • 2IC role
  • Established business with great reputation
  • On site parking
  • Privately owned company
  • Yearly bonus plus other perks available

How to apply for the senior estimator role

Click the APPLY FOR THIS JOB BUTTON or please email your cv to

Alternatively please call 04144 17044 or 02 92 33 99 46 for a confidential discussion about the position

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