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1888 - Estimator (#740,859,450) 

Job offer #740,859,450 in New Zealand

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We are recruiting for an Estimator to work for a top tier contractor on a permanent basis, in one of the most desired places in New Zealand- Queenstown! The work will involve being a part of a team delivering a range of commercial building projects with values ranging from $1m to $20m.

The company you will be working for is a national construction company with regional branches in Auckland, Canterbury, Southern Lakes and Otago. They have an extensive and diverse portfolio that covers commercial new builds, fit out, design, and renovation. No matter the size or complexity of the project they are known for delivering their projects to the highest of standards and honouring clients budget and architectural vision.

For this position, your key responsibilities and duties will include:

Use of first principles to develop accurate estimates for building projects up to a value of $20m.
Conduct research to obtain data on labour costs, materials, production times etc.
Obtain and review offers and quotes by subcontractors or vendors.
Build relationships with key vendors (subcontractors, suppliers, engineers etc.).
Liaise with clients and suppliers to obtain information and calculate costs.
Participate in tender reviews with senior management.
To be successful in this role you will need the following:

You will have a tertiary qualification in Engineering (or similar), be a strong communicator and leader with significant experience in the civil sector (infrastructure).
Experience as an Estimator or Quantity Surveyor.
Experience pricing construction projects, preferably building works.
Familiarity with financial and project management principles.
Previous bid management experience will be an advantage.
The successful applicant will benefit from a competitive salary and package, ongoing training, potential relocation, and a great work life balance.

Are you looking for a change in your career and wish to expand your building and construction knowledge? If so please apply below!

The Company

Company Name
Number of Employees
11 - 100

Job Details

Employment Status
Full time
Type of Salary
Fixed salary
Job Location
New Zealand

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