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Estimator -Insurance Projects.

Estimator -Insurance Projects

Job Title: Estimator -Insurance Projects
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sydney
Reference: 2399825
Job Published: April 03, 2019 17:34

Job Description

Our client is one of Australia leading insurance builders operating within the Sydney, Newcastle & South East Queensland areas and is a preferred supplier for many of Australia's major insurers. They focus on small residential losses as well as major events such as commercial fires and storm damage. 

Due to an increased work in the Sydney region we are assisting with the recruitment of a estimator that will oversee residential claims. Projects range from $10K - $100K and will require someone that is able to manage multiple projects concurrently.

This will include:
  • Inspecting property damage
  • Obtaining quotes and competitive prices from suppliers and contractors
  • Preparation of tenders and budget estimates
  • Preparing quotations and reports
  • Negotiating contract prices
  • Coordination of all approved repairs using trade personnel and contractors
Ideal background
  • Trade qualification with building and at least 5-years experience supervising the construction of commercial projects
  • Experience working in the insurance industry is a huge advantage
  • Have the ability to complete reports, quotations and forecasting
  • Have good negotiation skills and ability to be customer focused. 
  • Highly developed IT literacy and be good with systems 
This is a great opportunity to join an employer of choice within the insurance industry. They have a reliable and respected workforce who are customer focused and a management team who value their employees.

Salary will be depending on experience however will include a company car, phone, laptop - basically all the tools of the trade to complete the position. 

If you feel you meet with above criteria and are interested to find out more about the position please apply below or call John Ainge or email