Job Title: Estimator
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Melbourne
Salary: $60,000 - $70,000 based on experience
Reference: 2787540
Contact Name: Olivia Finn
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 20, 2019 11:48

Job Description

About the company

The Company is a custom home builder based in the Eastern Suburbs and operating across the Metropolitan area. Each house the Company builds is a bespoke custom design that requires unique drawings, specifications and selections.
About the role

The role of the Estimator is to support the Senior Estimator in completing sales estimates, construction estimates, construction budgets, and variation costing for custom designed homes.

Working under the direction of the Senior Estimator, the person filling the position will be responsible for the preparing and issue purchase orders and sub-contractor packs for all aspects of production.

The procurement function also includes obtaining quotes, sourcing suppliers, negotiating rates and supply agreements, and resolving supplier performance issues. The person will also be expected to complete quantities take-offs, and to contribute to maintaining the Data Build database.

Skills and experience
  • Ideally at least 2 years Estimating experience in Melbourne
  • Strong knowledge of ResCodes, BCA and general Building practices in Victoria
  • Preferably Certificate IV in Building and Construction
  • Great numerical skills and problem-solving abilities
  • Excellent can-do positive attitude and willingness to learn!
Company Culture

This is an opportunity to come into a brand-new role at a junior level and advance your knowledge and skills. You will be mentored by a highly skilled Senior Estimator and have the chance to work on complex custom projects.

How to apply

Please click apply and remember to include a CV and cover letter, or contact Olivia Finn on 0385353100 for more information.

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