Senior Estimator

Job Title: Senior Estimator
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Richmond, Victoria
Salary: AU$130000 - AU$200000 per annum
Reference: BBBH18045_1521682816
Contact Name: Kyle Thomson
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 22, 2018 12:40

Job Description

Senior Estimator
$130k - $200k
Job tasks and responsibilities

  • Champion analytics of specifications, plans and related technical data to calculate time, labour and cost requirements for the project works, tenders and similar commercial contracts.
  • Work on budget estimates relevant to scope of works given by company clients to provide tender submissions.
  • Oversee the input and maintenance of company databases, including actual cost / estimating, suppliers, unit rates and subcontractors
  • Provide costings and estimates that are based on best price, quality and delivery
  • Work with a variety of stakeholders, including project team members, consultants, clients, trade contractors and senior management as required
  • Preparation of tender packages to deliver to subcontractors and suppliers including as necessary, scopes of work, bills of quantities, selected drawings, specifications and other necessary documents.

Skills and experience

  • Tertiary qualification in Quantity Surveying, Construction and Engineering
  • Proven experience in a similar role
  • Strong understanding of building and construction practices
  • Ability to interpret and take off quantities from plans and drawings
  • Exceptional communication skills
  • Understanding of Buildsoft, CostEX and related software

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