Property, Construction & Architecture

Junior/Intermediate Estimator/QS

Job Title: Junior/Intermediate Estimator/QS
Contract Type: Permanent Recruitment
REF: 117762
Contact Details: Matt Shortt
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 1 month ago

This is a well-established Australasian commercial construction company with a strong reputation for delivering projects on time and on budget with an outstanding commitment to client service delivery. They are gaining traction in the NZ market and have plans to capitalise on opportunities by leveraging key NZ clients.

They are now looking for a driven and motivated commercially minded Estimator/QS to support the Senior Estimator.

Working with the Senior Estimator, the key focus will be performing tendering and estimating tasks of the construction process from start to completion. With support, your responsibility will include being able to complete full estimates independent of sub contractor pricing, and analysing information for the preparation and presentation of tender projects. There will also be procurement aspects in the role and some elements of post contract work from time to time.

In order to be a success in this position, you must have at least 2- 3    years of estimating experience across a range of commercial builds working for NZ main contractor and a relevant tertiary qualification. You possess well developed local market knowledge, an understanding of rates and commercial construction legislation.

Key personal attributes include:

  • Excellent organisational skills handling multiple tenders

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

  • Continuous improvement orientation

  • Some knowledge of the local construction market and relevant commercial construction legislation and rates

  • Attention to detail

Salary $80K - $100K commensurate with experience awaits for the right candidate

For further information on this role, please contact Matt Shortt on 027 554 4064 or email your details through to

Ref: 117762