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Job Title: Estimator
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Australia, Brisbane
Industry: Construction
Reference: 3357088
Contact Name: Tim Chapman
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Job Published: November 15, 2021

Job Description

Design and Build are proud to partner with a tier 1 builder who has been operating across the globe for over 100 years to assist in the recruitment of an Estimator to join the QLD operation.

The business boasts an ability to deliver a fully diversified range of D&C construction services with projects ranging up to $400 million in total with an average project value of $70 million.
About the company
This business has been established for over 100 years and in that time have delivered a range of tier 1 projects across Queensland that have now become iconic parts of the built environment landscape.
The business has not only a strong presence across Australia but also the globe and boasts over 2000 staff.
In Australia the business has up to 20 projects running at anyone time, with a large chunk located in QLD, these projects include; residential towers, sporting complexes, large shopping precents and commercial hubs
The business is in a strong space with a close to $2B turnover annually with no sign of slowing down
Due to continued growth and a large number of upcoming exciting tenders and sustained growth the business is looking for an Estimator to join the team .

  • Provide accurate tenders for approval and submission
  • Review all tender documents to ensure full project scope understood
  • Obtain comprehensive trade price coverage and preliminaries pricing
  • Prepare draft construction methodology, preliminaries, exclusion lists, qualifications, tender summaries for approval
  • Analyse quotes and input subcontractor quotations into tender documentation and review tenders regularly
  • Source opportunities for expressions of interest for new tender lists
  • Look for improvements in process and/or systems that will improve efficiency of tendering& cost planning process
  • Handover completed tender documentation, under direction, to allocated Project Manager
  • Accurate analysis of Bills of Quantities and balancing bills to sub-contractors’ figures
With a diverse portfolio of projects across the country the company offers real career progression and the ability gain project exposure to projects you are passionate about, as well as tendering  on some of QLD’s most exciting upcoming projects
 The business proudly boasts great retention of staff due to competitive salaries, great team dynamic, promoting from within and allowing employees to determine how their career evolves
For any questions relating to this role or other opportunities with D&B and our clients please contact Tim Chapman on 0424150235  or click apply. Your application will be treated as strictly confidential.
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