Construction, Architecture & Design

Senior Estimator/Senior Quantity Surveyor

Job Title: Senior Estimator/Senior Quantity Surveyor
Contract Type: Permanent Recruitment
Location: Auckland
REF: 127803
Contact Details: Matt Shortt
Contact Email:
Job Published: 27 days ago

The Company:

This main contractor has a stable workload for the foreseeable future. They are on the lookout for an Estimator at senior level who has both strong estimation skills and quantity surveying skills but has a level of flexibility to switch between the two as and when required.  Generally, projects are between $10M - $50M and are a broad mix of commercial and government work. They are a family orientated contractor who have experienced Directors with strong long term client relationships and that are well connected to developers and investors.

Typically your duties will involve:

  • Estimating and pricing including preparing tenders, reviewing of documents and sending out sub-contractor invitations.
  • Preparing cost plans, competitive tenders, design and build
  • Liaising with clients and architects
  • Variations and sub-contractor negotiations
  • Financial reporting & cost monitoring / projections
  • Preparation, submission and negotiation of Interim and Final accounts
You will need to possess the following to apply:
  • A relevant Quantity Surveying qualification
  • Estimating and quantity surveying experience working for a commercial Main Contractor, at least 10+ years in NZ
  • Experience working on commercial projects over $10M in value
  • Able to price competitively and have a strong command of the local construction environment, possess networks and strong sub-contractor knowledge
  • You bring passion, motivation and a positive attitude

Salary: $150K - $170K + veh/veh allowance

For further information on this opportunity please contact Matt Shortt on 027 554 4064 or apply through the link below.

Ref No: 127803