Senior Estimator

Senior Estimator

Job Title: Senior Estimator
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sydney
Salary: $200K - $250K
Start Date: immediate
Reference: ABS1025
Contact Name: Adam Shaw
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 26, 2020 05:46

Job Description

A nationally recognized Tier 2 commercial construction company with a long-standing history are now looking to add an experienced Senior Estimator to the business, to work on a multitude of tenders up to $300m.

Due to continued success over a number of years a permanent Senior Estimator is now required to help drive the business forward, working closely with the Head of Estimating and joining a well established pre-construction team.

Your duties will include: 
  • Preparation of initial estimating assessment of tenders
  • Perform trade break ups of documentation, appropriate trade subcontractor selection lists, and liaise with subcontractors to ensure they have a full understanding of the required scope of works and programme
  • Final preparation and presentation of rated and coded Bill of Quantities and/or cost plan for internal review and issuing appropriate information to stakeholders
  • Comparison and analysis of subcontractor pricing  
  • Regular meetings with subcontractors throughout the tender period to ensure the most competitive pricing and accurate bids
Required experience;
  • Demonstrated analytical abilities 
  • Proven experience Estimating on commercial & residential new build jobs from $50m-$300M
  • Buildsoft competent is favoured 
  • Proactive problem solver but also able to ask for help where needed
  • Ambition to commit long term to the business and assist in their long term growth
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Strong attention to detail 
  • Excellent communication skills
For any questions relating to this role or other opportunities with D&B and our clients please contact Adam Shaw on (02) 9376 8200 or click apply. Your application will be treated as strictly confidential.