Senior Estimator - Tier 1

Job Title: Senior Estimator - Tier 1
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sydney
Salary: $250k
Reference: ADM256
Contact Name: Alex Mitchell
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 07, 2022 15:48

Job Description

My client is looking for a Senior Estimator to join their successful business to work on major project tenders in a multitude of sectors including Commercial, Health, Education, Defence, Civil Infrastructure & Marine. 

This is a great opportunity to join a major player in the industry and to work on some of the largest and most prestigious tenders in the marketplace. 

The key responsibilities of this position include:
  • Perform a key role within the Estimating team, ensuring that all aspects relating to resources and costs have been considered
  • Maintain an understanding (and associated cost) of current and emerging construction techniques, products and methodologies.
  • Establish and maintain regular contact with major suppliers, subcontractors, government authorities, clients and industry consultants where continual contact is important in the achievement of the company's objectives.
  • Utilisation of industry software to present cost plans and tenders in a clear and concise format.
  • Preparation of tenders on the basis of D&C, GMP, Turnkey and other forms of contract
  • Assist the team in negotiating tenders, conditions, etc
  • Collation of cost data directly from industry suppliers, subcontractors and completed projects.
  • Monitor project costs and provide cost alternatives as required.
Qualifications / Experience: 
  • Degree in a relevant discipline together with solid estimating experience
  • Clear understanding of industry construction techniques and proficient and proven skills in industry software
  • Ability to communicate, influence and build effective relationships at all levels of the external and internal business environment
  • Demonstrated ability to operate autonomously using initiative, sound reasoning, listening and decision making skills
  • Demonstrated effective leadership skills through development of productive relationships with colleagues and team members
  • Demonstrated ability to deliver results in a high pressure environment
  • Proven high level of professionalism, maturity and candour in daily work ethic
  • Ability to apply principles of logical thinking to a wide range of intellectual and practical problems
This employer is renowned for their Health & wellbeing of staff and have career progression available. 

If this sounds like the role for you please don't hesitate to get in touch: / 0450544923