Production Estimator

Job Title: Production Estimator
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Melbourne
Salary: Up to $80k package
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 635729
Contact Name: Richard Crosby
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 21, 2021 15:15

Job Description

About the company/role:

My client is a highly respected house builder with an excellent reputation as an employer who takes care of their staff. My client is looking for an intermediate Production Estimator to work in their estimating team, contributing to the efficient running of the department. The business builds houses in varied price ranges to cater for customers with different budgets, and as such you will have the opportunity to work on houses of different size and complexity. They are located close to Melbourne CBD.

Working with Databuild and other estimators in the team, this is a great opportunity for someone who has 2+ years estimating experience for a volume builder. You should have a genuine passion for the home building industry. This role is ideal for someone who wants to take the next step in their career and enjoy the opportunities for progression that a larger house builder can offer.   

Key Responsibilities:
  • Undertake accurate take-offs from master plans
  • Create BOQ and estimates
  • Provide ad-hoc customer pricing items to other members of the team
  • Maintain spec sheets
  • Review quotes and allocate suppliers
  • Record and calculate customer variation costs.
  • Monitor time frames closely and identify and alert relevant stakeholders of any variations
  • Minimum of 2 years production estimating experience with a volume house builder.
  • DATABUILD experience preferred
  • Strong organisational and time management skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Strong team player and communicator
  • Able to meet deadlines.
  • Opportunity to work for one of Melbourne's elite home builders 
  • Ongoing training and development 
  • Access to the employee benefit scheme
  • Excellent starting salary on offer dependent on experience
  • Working within a supportive and collaborative team environment
How to Apply?

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Please note, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted directly and all applications will be kept in the strictest of confidence. 

In order to be considered for this position you MUST be eligible to work in Australia with no restrictions.

Best of luck and thank you for applying!

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