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Estimator

Job Title: Estimator
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sydney
Industry:
Reference: 801229
Job Published: October 26, 2021 17:16

Job Description

Manage the Estimating Team whilst compiling estimates and creating budgets to calculate the cost to a client of an high end fit-out, refurbishment or construction project.


DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

• Develop estimating processes within the business
• Evaluation of tenders
• Manage and oversee the work of the estimating team, ensuring tender pricing is provided in a timely manner
• Work independently, estimating across a range of projects including commercial, retail, hospitality and industrial (tendering range $1m - $15m)
• Highlight and examine contract risks and opportunities
• Implement technical estimating standards and procedures
• Lead weekly Estimating Team Coordination Meetings
• Management of multiple tenders at any one time
• Review and complete the tender schedules ensuring they are within the given
specifications
• Communicate with subcontractors and clients
• Review all estimates/tenders before they are being submitted
• Be across and incorporate results of tenders and feedback into future estimating
strategy
• Ensure that Estimating Team milestones are met and adhere to approved budgets
• Take off measurements, areas and quantities for design / drawings using software such as Bluebeam

REQUIREMENTS

• Degree or Tertiary Qualification in Building/Construction Management or similar
• 10+ years estimating experience across fit-out, refurbishment and construction projects
• Extensive local bidding experience
• Management or supervisory experience in overseeing a team of estimators
• Possess a wide-ranging directory of suppliers, contractors and sub-contractors.
• High proficiency at using Buildsoft & Cubit estimating software
• Proficient with the use of Procore
• Proficient with use of MS Office Package