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Job Title: Estimator
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sydney
Salary: Upwards of $160,000
Reference: 2886811
Contact Name: Henry Pham
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 11, 2019 17:01

Job Description

The Company:

Our client is one of Australia’s largest privately-owned construction companies who turn over in excess of $800M and have a combined workforce of over 400 people that deliver works within federal, state and local governments as well as private institutions. Covering all basis of commercial construction.

The Position: 

Reporting into the Estimating Manager you will be joining a current estimating team of 6 estimators. You will be based in their head offices in North Sydney and be involved with assisting Junior team members in the business. With growth internally they have opened a position to be available, Work in conjunction with the delivery team.

Key Responsibilities will include:
  • Commissioning and preparation of bill of quantities.
  • Review tender and contract documentation.
  • Attend site inspections with client & subcontractors.
  • Preparation of tender packages.
  • Request and review subcontractor & supplier quotations.
  • Issue client Requests for Information.
  • Prepare Tender submissions inclusive of tender schedules, construction methodologies, construction programs, staging plans, etc.
Ideal Background:
  • Degree in Construction Management, Quantity Surveying or Engineering
  • 4-5 years in a similar role
  • Experience within the commercial sector
  • Understanding of quantity surveying, project management and architectural principles
  • Understanding of market trends for material and labour costs.
  • A good understanding of construction methodologies & market rates.
  • A strong understanding of BCA requirements.
  • High attention to detail.
  • Excellent verbal & written communication skills.
  • Advanced Buildsoft and Microsoft Office
About CGC Recruitment: 
  • CGC Recruitment is an established recruitment consultancy specialising in the Construction and Engineering sectors throughout Australia.
  • Established in 2010 our team operates in distinct vertical markets within the Architecture, Building, Consulting, HSEQ, Infrastructure, Government, MEP and Rail sectors.
  • We have experienced consultants who are embedded in our markets which allows us to offer you quality advice throughout your career journey.
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How to Apply:
  • For a non-committal chat in confidence please call Henry Pham on 02 8252 4026 or drop me an email on