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Civil Estimator

Golding Contractors

Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia

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Job Posted: 11/09/2018

Job Category:

Construction, Architecture & Interiors / Estimating / Cost Planning

Job description:
We are currently seeking a Civil Estimator to be based within our Urban Division located at Yatala.

Golding is a successful mining, urban, civil infrastructure and marine project management services business. We are reliable and cost effective, working to achieve successful outcomes for our clients by working with them in ways that create and deliver value.

We are currently seeking a Civil Estimator to be based within our Urban Division located at Yatala.

Reporting to the Principal Civil Engineer (Pre-contracts), the successful candidate will be required to undertake effective estimating work to support the continued growth of our Urban Civil business. Regular travel to project sites will be required.

Key role tasks:

  • Participate in tender strategy planning;
  • Complete quantity take offs;
  • Prepare direct cost and overhead item workups for civil construction of urban development projects;
  • Identify project risks and opportunities and recommend strategies for mitigating risk and exploiting opportunity;
  • Lead tender procurement task and assist administrative staff including responding to quota RFI’s;
  • Participate in tender review;
  • Prepare project budgets and cost tracking files on project award.

Key capability requirements:

  • Degree in Civil engineering or similar tertiary qualifications;
  • Demonstrated experience in first principles estimating;
  • Experience within the Australia urban development civil industry;
  • Proven understanding of construction methodologies (earthworks, roadworks, drainage, pavements etc.);
  • High level of computer literacy in particular MS Excel, scheduling software and estimating packages;
  • High level of accuracy and attention to detail; and
  • Degree in Civil engineering or similar tertiary qualifications;
  • Strong attention to detail and high work ethic.

Please apply online below.

Golding is an equal opportunity employer.