Senior Civil Estimator

Our client has successfully been operating for over 40 years here in Sydney and has worked hard to gain a reputation for quality, safety and honesty within the construction industry.

You will be responsible for:
  • Assisting in preparation of quotation submission packages both schedules and formal submissions and expressions of interests
  • Directly involved within the Estimating team including preparing scope of works for trades, drafting up tenders and lodging submissions (Includes Construction Programs)
  • Subcontractor and supplier procurement, including negotiation of terms and conditions and issuing purchase orders and contracts for projects
  • Liaising and carrying out requests from site and project managers and clients
  • Assisting with project management for multiple projects running at the same time, including pricing for variational works for projects
  • Taking out quantities over a range of different trades such as but not limited to excavation, concrete and carpentry
  • Carrying out document control and correspondence between contractors, suppliers and clients
  • Visiting sites to carry out inspections for tendering and meeting potential clients
  • Variation control and pricing
  • Preparing of project budgets
  • WHS documentation
  • Attending formal meetings with Company Management to discuss various issues and items
  • Checking works after completion for defects and Quality Assurance
Ideally you will have:
  •  5 years plus Australian experience
  • Relevant Tertiary qualification in Building and Construction or equivalent
  • Experience using Buildsoft and Bid Contender software or similar.
  • Able to accurately calculate and read plans and drawings
  • Current driver’s license and own transport to work
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Able to work to meet deadlines
  • Able to work in a team-focused and professional environment
  • Keen learner, enthusiastic and acts with integrity
This is a special opportunity to join an Award winning team, contribute to significant projects across a variety of projects and to enjoy coming into a busy office daily.

IN CONFIDENCE. Please contact Michael Higgins at Ignite on 0433 216 424 for further details and/or send updated resume through the APPLY tab. 
Sydney (Oakhurst)
Construction & Architecture
Michael Higgins