Estimator - Commercial Construction

Estimator - Commercial Construction

Job Title: Estimator - Commercial Construction
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Eastern Suburbs Melbourne, Victoria
Salary: AU$100000 - AU$140000 per annum + super
Reference: BBBH5364_1576732721
Contact Name: Robyn Gilder
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 19, 2019 16:18

Job Description

My client, a medium-sized, Tier 3 commercial builder with over 20 years' experience in the Melbourne market, seeks an Estimator to join their Pre-Construction team.

With a portfolio of Education, Sport & Recreation, Health, Commercial and Hospitality projects ranging $100k-10m and a secure pipeline of work for the coming years, this an opportunity to join a solid, dynamic team that offers security and professional development.

You will be responsible for:

  • Evaluate and advise costs and estimates on commercial projects and alternative proposals
  • Analyse tenders with subcontractors
  • Detailed construction estimating
  • Prepare bills of quantities and cost analysis
  • Prepare tender submissions and take-offs
  • Liaise with a range of stakeholders such as suppliers and subcontractors
  • Reporting into the Estimating Manager

About you:

  • Flexible on project types with solid client relation skills
  • Commercially astute
  • Well developed written and verbal communication
  • Thrive in a fast paced environment
  • Willing to learn and to mentor junior staff

You must have:

  • Tertiary qualification relevant to Construction
  • Proven experience in an Estimator role with a Melbourne based commercial builder
  • A strong ability to liaise with a diverse range of stakeholders and subcontractors
  • An attitude which reflects our client's culture which is positive, and solutions focused
  • Outstanding time management, problem solving and organisational skills

You will receive:

  • Work as part of a high performing estimating team, with a highly experienced senior management team
  • A company that offers an inclusive and friendly workplace culture
  • A business with a strong pipeline of work
  • A business that offers flexibility and rewards hard work
  • An Eastern suburb based office, avoiding city traffic

If you like the sound of this opportunity and meet the criteria to be considered for the role, call Robyn on 0416 223 100 or hit Apply and attach your up to date resume.