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Estimator


In construction, the role of Estimator involves planning and organisation for upcoming projects. Estimators assist key personnel such as Construction Managers and Architects to plan and deliver projects. The Estimator is responsible for quoting and winning tenders for development.

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Construction Estimator Job Description

In construction, the role of Estimator involves planning and organisation for upcoming projects. Estimators assist key personnel such as Construction Managers and Architects to plan and deliver projects. The Estimator is responsible for quoting and winning tenders for development.

The Estimator must be able to review projects from a commercial perspective and be involved in value management to ensure outcomes are met. They are responsible for monitoring project progress in conjunction with cost accruals, assessing any variations and reporting these to the Project Manager. The Estimator is responsible for project lifecycle cost analysis and management.

Estimators should be familiar with the preparation and management of Bills of Quantities along with tender submissions.

As the name suggests, Estimators must be skilled in detailed construction estimating; able to evaluate costs and provide advice on commercial projects. They may also be required to manage payments to suppliers and subcontractors throughout a project. The Estimator may also need to keep a record of labour and materials cost information.

Estimators should be comfortable reviewing and interpreting designs and plans, to assess the scope of potential projects and identify any cost risks that may arise.

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Project Manager - D & C

$ 200,000

Melbourne VIC, 3000

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