Estimator - Roofing/Waterproofing

Job Title: Estimator - Roofing/Waterproofing
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sydney, New South Wales
Salary: AU$70000 - AU$90000 per annum
Reference: BBBH19496_1553664802
Contact Name: Joe Grindle
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Job Published: March 27, 2019 16:33

Job Description

Roofing and Waterpoofing Estimator - Specialised contractor - Sydney

Company Overview

Our client are the largest specialist PVC & TPO single ply membrane applicator in Australia delivering well in excessive of 200,000sqm of these products over the last 3 years. They also carry out specialist roofing systems to the Australian market from built up systems to insulated panel systems. Project values range from $10,000 through to $2million with ambitions to increase these values considerably further

Job Description

You will have the opportunity to work on a range of projects across Sydney and occasionally interstate. You will be responsible for:

  • Initial assessment of incoming tender documents and estimating on selected projects with varying values
  • Pricing projects using first estimating principals
  • Assisting with preparing and submitting tenders
  • Preparing and submitting Expressions of Interest and relevant proposals
  • Obtaining quotations from subcontractors and suppliers
  • Preparation of Bill of Quantities/cost plan for internal review
  • Creating design based proposals with the use of Sketch up software

Who are you looking for

  • Minimum 2+ years' experience in an estimating role
  • Confidence in summarising drawings
  • Ability to meet deadlines
  • High attention to detail
  • Liaising with subcontractors to attaining accurate pricing
  • Methodical Bills of Quantities
  • Sound building and construction industry knowledge
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Computer literate

Detailed Compensation Benefits

  • $70k - $90k + super
  • Company profit based bonus
  • Opportunity to progress your career in a rapidly growing company
  • Training and development with Sketchup design software