We are seeking applications for an experienced Estimator to join our Estimating team in our Melbourne office on St Kilda Road.


Details of the position:

  • Full time position;
  • Manage the tender estimating and cost planning processes for allocated tenders;
  • Thoroughly reviewing tender documentation to develop accurate SOW, BOQ and Cost Plans;
  • Issuing trade packages to sub-contractors and ensuring trade quotes are received;
  • Reviewing and analysing subcontractor quotes and negotiate to obtain best prices;
  • Preparing take-offs and tender estimates using Buildsoft and / or Costx;
  • Leading the negotiation and clarification stage during Post Tender;
  • Carry out project hand overs to project delivery team and assisting project teams post tender;
  • Servicing and expanding subcontractor data base;
  • Identify, evaluating and estimate value management opportunities.


We are seeking a talented and confident individual that can keep up with the demands of this position and add valuable input to our team.


Requirements for the position:

  • A minimum of 5 years experience;
  • Proven performance through successful tenders and bids in various sectors, commercial medium sized projects from $20 Mil to $50 Mil, with a proven track record in either an Estimating or QS role within Melbourne;
  • Various aspects of estimating including Construct Only, Design & Construct and Construction;
  • Management tenders would be of benefit and is an advantage;
  • Tertiary qualification in Construction Management or Quantity Surveying;
  • EstimateOne and / or Bid Contender knowledge is an advantage;
  • CostX and / or Buildsoft knowledge is an advantage;
  • Strong organisation and time management skills;
  • Ability to meet deadlines, show initiative and stay focused under pressure;
  • Demonstrated ability to build and maintain relationships;
  • Exceptional verbal and written communications skills;
  • Willingness to work in a team environment.


Salary package in accordance with skills and experience.


You will be valued for your estimating knowledge allowing you the opportunity to work on a variety of projects.


Click on "Apply" to send us your application.