civil estimator

Brisbane, Queensland, au
Company: Randstad
Category: Business and Financial Operations Occupations
Published on 2021-06-12 19:10:03

job description

Randstads client is a Mid Tier Civil Engineering contractor who have an excellent pipeline of projects working on major Infrastructure projects within QLD NSW and New Zealand.

Having a respected reputation with Major civil contractors they deliver civil packages on time and within budget. With this they have obtained an order book of repeat business request resulting in major pipeline of projects for years to come.

Due to this reputation and company growth they have an exciting career opportunity for a Estimator to be a respected company team member, helping to contribute to company growth and continue with project wins for years to come.

Specialising in the Bridges , Structures, Storm Water packages sector. Delivering civil packages on iconic Brisbane Cross River Rail, Water and major Highway projects this is an amazing career opportunity.

The successful candidate will work within an established Estimation team gaining extensive experience money cant buy! Delivering first principal end-to-end Estimation and engineering expertise to leading projects across QLD and Interstate.

Offering long term career growth with work life balance and a management team encouraging promotion and a long lasting pipeline of projects.

As the successful candidate, you will demonstrate the following;

  • Minimum 3 Years experience within estimation from a Civil or Construction sector
  • Quantity Surveying knowledge and back ground
  • Civil Earthworks / Pipeline / Bridges / Structures / Construction estimation experience
  • Working within an Estimating team and reporting to company directors reviewing tender specifications and drawings to determine material and resource requirements;
  • Computing costs and preparing estimates for tender submission;
  • Excellent communication Skills and team player mentality
  • Able to read and interpret Civil and Construction drawings
  • Analysing completed projects to compare estimated costs to actual costs;
  • First Principal Estimation / Project Locations / Planning
  • Communicating project information to delivery team;
  • Developing innovative material inputs and construction / civil methods to reduce cost.
  • Identify cost trends to assist management in cost reduction and process improvement efforts.
  • Preparing civil construction methodologies and project schedules for tender submissions.
  • What do you do bring?

    This opportunity is ideally suited to an Estimator with proven 2-3 year estimation experience but with the commitment to learn new aspecs of first Principal Estimation.

  • Tertiary degree in Civil/Construction Engineering or similar
  • Post graduate studies in Project Management and/or Business Management / Quantity Surveying
  • Prior experience within estimation
  • Minimum 3 x Years recent experience
  • Strong experience working as part of a team / communicating with Clients contractors and senior management
  • Passion required to win projects and ultimately lead to extended company growth and success
  • Estimation of Projects ranging from $200k - $20m
  • What is on offer?

  • Permanent employment opportunity with a respectable civil infrastructure contractor
  • Exposure to tender Civil Packages on Major infrastructure projects
  • Excellent career progression and work life balance
  • Opportunity to learn every stage of first Principal Estimation.
  • Respectable salary package is on offer - But Career progression and experience is key
  • Please apply directly via the advert or if you require more information please call Paul Greenwood 0403 494544 or - All conversations are 100% in the strictest confidence

    At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.


    Civil Estimator


    Minimum 3 x Years civil or construction estimation experience


    Minimum 3 x Years civil or construction estimation experience

    educational requirements

    Vocational/Professional Qualification

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