Property, Construction & Architecture

Senior Estimator/Estimating Lead

Job Title: Senior Estimator/Estimating Lead
Contract Type: Permanent Recruitment
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Job Published: 4 months ago

This commercial construction company has a strong reputation for delivering projects on time and on budget with an outstanding commitment to client service delivery. They have decades of knowledge, industry relationships and a part of a group. They are known for building careers, have an   inclusive team culture, they employ staff who are commercial and passionate about delivery. Year on year they have had strong growth and this year has been their strongest. They currently have a vacancy for an applicant that has strong estimating skills and that is looking to be a lead in the business. This role is to take over a long-term incumbent lead estimator that is looking at retiring.

Working within a team and reporting to a commercial director, you will be typically working on such tasks as:

  • Scheduling/estimating
  • Tender preparation and analysis
  • Bills of quantities
  • Cost management
  • Progress claims and assessing variations
  • Subcontractor management
  • Team mentoring and management of Junior and Intermediate Estimators

Key success factors for this role require:

  • A tertiary qualification in construction management or quantity surveying
  • 7- 10 years experience worked as a hands on Estimator or Senior Estimator from a main contractor
  • Sound knowledge of the local construction market and relevant commercial construction legislation and rates
  • You are helpful, possess strong ethical standards, you have a high work ethic
  • Keenness for extend your career in estimating
  • Outstanding written and oral communication

Remuneration: $160K - $200K + full use of vehicle + fuelcard.

This is a pivotal position for a Intermediate to Senior  or Senior Estimator that is looking to get into the right working environment with certainty of career growth in one of Auckland more forward thinking construction companies.

For further information, please call Matt Shortt on 027 5544064, or please email your details to

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