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Residential Estimator

Residential Estimator

Job Title: Residential Estimator
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Australia, Melbourne
Industry: Construction
Reference: 3186793
Contact Name: Lauren Rogers
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 09, 2020

Job Description

The Company:

My client are successful family owned home builder, specialising in building lifestyle communities and transportable homes across Victoria. With a strong pipeline of projects upcoming, they have been growing quickly as a business and are looking to add an experienced estimator to their tight-knit team based in the Eastern Suburbs of Melbourne.

The team boasts impressive tenure amongst their staff, with a relaxed and supportive environment. If you are looking to work for a smaller builder close to home in the Eastern Suburbs, this could be the perfect opportunity for you!

The Role:

Reporting the the Estimating Manager, the responsibilities will include:
  • Completing estimating take-offs and creating BOQs using Databuild
  • Contributing to the development of the costing systems & inventory
  • Reviewing and documenting amendments on architectural drawings, engineering and detailed working drawings
  • Ensuring margins are maintained throughout the job cycle
  • Liaising with site supervisors, subcontractors and suppliers 
About You:
  • Diploma of building or equivalent construction based tertiary qualification is essential
  • A minimum of 3+ years previous experience in residential estimating 
  • Advanced Databuild skills 
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines whilst maintaining accuracy 
  • Strong communication skills and a great team player 
What's in it for you?

This is an opportunity to work for a builder where you will work on a good variety of projects in a business you can make a real impact and won't just feel "like a number". The role will offer a competitive starting salary as well as a great team to work with to deliver a product you'll be proud to represent. 

If this sounds like the role for you, click "apply now" or for further information please contact Lauren Rogers on 8535 3100.