Senior Estimator

Senior Estimator

Job Title: Senior Estimator
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sydney
Salary: $120k - $200k
Reference: AMA010619
Contact Name: Anca Marinescu
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 01, 2019 07:31

Job Description

This company is a leader in high end modular homes, residential and commercial projects. They have a project pipeline of $180mn annually.

A rare opportunity has been made available as one of their long term employees is moving on. This role will be autonomous, reporting into the Project Director and supported by a CA.

Projects: high end homes, aged care, child care, work spaces 

The Role:
  • Pricing projects start to finish
  • Analysing quotes
  • Providing advice to Directors on risk
  • Tender meetings
  • Provide co-ordination between Architect Design and final Construction Team
  • The preparation and costing variation documentations 
  • Deal with CC, DA and OC council requirements 
  • Develop and detail projects for Structural design and check for cost savings in designs and/or construction techniques 
  • Using industry and trade knowledge ascertain if drawn proposals can be built and determine most cost effective construction methods 
  • Negotiation for the purchasing of all materials/ trade negotiations 
  • Advise on any impact of new building regulations & standards on the products they are using or the method of construction
  • The updating and ordering of projects in Databuild including the creation of items and recipes 
  • Minimum 5 years' of experience Estimating experience 
  • A thorough understanding of construction processes, purchasing and pricing for residential/commercial projects
  • Tier 2 experience desirable or modular experience
  • Software: Timberline, is ideal but not required 
  • Excellent man management skills and the ability to multi task
  • Experience using and maintaining estimating software and databases, 
  • Working knowledge of applicable building codes
  • English language literacy and fluency
  • Computer proficiency with Microsoft Offices programs
For any questions relating to this role or other opportunities with D&B and our clients please contact Anca Marinescu on 2 9376 8200 or click apply. Your application will be treated as strictly confidential. 

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