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Production Estimator | CBD | Career Development Opportunities

$55000 - $70000
  • Posted: 1 week ago
  • Location: Melbourne
  • Type: Permanent / Full Time

Job Description

My client are truly one of the Australia’s biggest success stories. Starting as a one man band are now one of Australia’s biggest residential construction companies nationwide.
The success of the company has been built on creating an environment for it employees to grow and succeed while providing unrivalled customer service to its clients.
They are currently looking to bring on board a liked minded, energetic, Production Estimator to join their team on a permanent basis in their Inner City Metro head office.
Reporting to the Team Leader and Estimating Manager, as Production Estimator  your primarily responsibility is for completing quantity take offs accurately and within budgeted timelines to ensure a cost effective build process with minimal wastage
You will create individual Bills of Quantities (BOQ’s) and a set of purchase orders for each job,
which in turn allows the company to accurately forecast the cost of the build and gives our suppliers and site managers the information and materials that will be required on site to construct the new home.
You role will allow you to interact with many internal departments throughout the business. An Estimator is the last person in the operations process to handle a job before passing the file and purchase orders to the construction team.
You will be responsible for:
  • Completing all building estimating requirements
  • Producing accurate documentation within budgeted timelines
  • Creating BOQ's
  • Resolving ordering oversights and making amendments as required
  • Maintaining a thorough knowledge of company products and services
  • Excellent customer service skills to internal and external customers
  • Assist with the development of procedures that meet company benchmarks
  • Price File Database Maintenance
  • Ensure ordering values align with accounting procedures and systems
  • Must be able to demonstrate previous production estimating experience
  • Read and interpret architectural and engineering working drawings, soil reports and specifications
  • A minimum 1 year’ plus, experience in a production estimating role
  • Good understanding of construction methods
  • Must have a strong attention to detail
  • Good organization and time management skills
  • Relevant tertiary building and construction qualifications highly desirable.
  • Qualified trade construction experience
Based on Experience - $55,000 - $70,000 + Super
If you have the required experience for the position click “apply for this job” and I will be able to discuss the opportunity in greater detail with you. 

Alternatively you can call Brian on 03 8319 5320 or email your resume to
Only applications with relevant experience will be contacted.
Applicants must have a valid visa to work permanently in Australia as it is a permanent position.

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Brian Mackey
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