Senior Estimator - Structural Steel - South Eastern Suburbs

Talent Partnership

A great opportunity has presented to join large structural steel business as a senior estimator. Get in contact with Jason on 0439 035 614.

  • Join a growing business - with the ability to build a team around you
  • Working on projects with well regarded builders up to $40M
  • Office based in the South Eastern suburbs with attractive salary on offer
The Role:

As the lead estimator, you will be working closely with the project management team and GM and be responsible for tendering on projects with established clients, negotiating with suppliers and coordinating resources with vendors for the flawless execution of projects. 

This is a great chance to join and growing organisation where you will have the ability to grow a team and ultimately create your own success.

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Organise and facilitate the development of tenders
  • Register interest in projects to tender
  • Take off quantities from plans and specifications
  • Obtain quotations from suppliers during the tender process
  • Provide alternative cost-saving ideas
  • Produce high-quality estimates and quotations
  • Ensure compliance with client requirements
  • Set up electronic files
  • Type up tender letter
Demonstrate collaborative interactions to ensure future work
  • Good level of communication and negotiation skills
  • Liaise with Builders on potential future projects
  • Attend site inspections during tender phase if required
  • Post tender, follow up on tendered projects
  • Provide support to various teams
  • Provide assistance and handover to project management after contract awarded
  • Attend training to develop relevant skills and knowledge
Knowledge and experience: 
  • Minimum of 2 years proven experience in an estimating role, pricing structural steelwork projects ranging up to $10M
  • Computer literate in Microsoft Excel, Word and Outlook
  • Good communication and negotiation skills
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Highly organised with attention to detail
  • Ability to interpret drawings and specifications
  • Ongoing service approach to all stakeholders
  • Demonstrated teamwork
If you are currently performing the above or can see yourself stepping up into this role then we would love to hear from you.

For further information contact Jason Zahra on 0439 035 614 or email your CV to
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