civil estimator in canterbury

job type
NZ$ 90 per year
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job details

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NZ$ 90 per year
5 years
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job description

With increasing projects comes the need to increase the team and and in order to maximise on opportunities; this local contractor is looking for an experienced Civil Engineering Estimator.

This organisation requires an experienced estimator who can "hit the ground running" and has in-depth understanding of pricing from First Principles, as well as good computer skills and preparing outline estimates.

Your knowledge of the local market is what will make the difference in this role. Having a proven history in estimating Bulk Earthworks, Land Development, Water and Drainage Construction projects will be advantageous.

You will need to have:

  • Previous experience in Estimating, with experience in the Civil Engineering sector
  • A sound knowledge of local plant, materials, construction methodologies and subcontractor trades and suppliers
  • Experience in Civil Construction work, relating to materials required, hourly output of workers and plant, overhead expenses and associated costs
  • An understanding of preparing tender documentation and how to make your submission stand out from the crowd
  • Ability to complete careful and accurate calculations taking information from drawings and working closely with the pre-construction team
  • Ability to collect, classify and evaluate data that would be useful during the estimating process.

Having gained a relevant tertiary qualification, you will be able to demonstrate experience in the civil engineering sector and have a strong knowledge of contractors and suppliers across Canterbury.

To apply please submit your CV. To have a confidential chat about this opportunity/other alternative positions available or discuss your career direction and potential, please contact Lorraine Toppo on Phone +64 3 335 3820

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.


Civil Estimator

educational requirements

Bachelor Degree