Estimator - Insurance Repair Builder

Job Title: Estimator - Insurance Repair Builder
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Brisbane CBD, Queensland
Salary: AU$80000 - AU$95000 per annum + super + car
Start Date: Flexible start date
Reference: BBBH17784_1518582869
Contact Name: Ingrid Van den berg
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 14, 2018 15:34

Job Description

Estimator - Insurance Repair Building
South East Queensland Area

  • Grow your career with a reputable Insurance Repair Building
  • Generous remuneration package + fully maintained company vehicle
  • Friendly, supportive and professional working environment

Exciting opportunity for a motivated Estimator in Insurance Repairs to join our growing Brisbane team.


We are an established Insurance Repair and Strata Builder operating out of Brisbane CBD, with an abundant portfolio of clients and a great name in the industry.

Through our professional experience, understanding and focus on technology, our team strives to make complex circumstances as simple as possible for you.


We care about our staff and ensuring a respectful and supportive working environment.
We are looking for a self-driven, professional, team-player to join our team.


As an Estimator you will be responsible for inspecting building damage to domestic insured properties in the South East Queensland area.

Your role will be to investigate the cause of loss or damage, quantifying the repairs as well as determining the best method of repair, estimating the cost of repair and report writing.

This role requires the person to have a keen eye for detail when assessing and analysing claims.

Keeping on top of admin is vital, including maintaining up to date and accurate records of claims, costing, and progress reporting.

Please note that a part of the role may require you to travel interstate during a bad weather event (ie storms in Airlie Beach) and that there are some restrictions on taking extended annual leave during peak season.


  • Must have 2-5 years experience as an Estmator/Assessor within the Insurance Repair and/or Strata Maintenance Construction space?

  • Must have trade background and good knowledge of the building and construction industry, specifically maintenance and repair work

  • Must be willing to travel Interstate if required during peak season

  • Will have a high level of computer skills, know their way around Microsoft Office Suite, including Excel spreadsheets, and be comfortable learning to use company database

  • You have a high level of organisation and attention to detail

  • You have excellent verbal and written interpersonal skills - able to liaise effectively with both staff and customers

  • You thrive under high-pressure and high-volume environments

  • You have a professional and respectful attitude

  • You are highly self-motivated

  • You work well in team environments and working solo

  • You are a fast paced, innovative problem solver

What We Provide

  • Fully maintained company vehicle and tools of trade
  • Friendly, supportive and professional working environment
  • Generous renumeration package (negotiable based on experience)

If this sounds like you we would love to hear from you. Please Apply Now. You can also send your resume directly to