Job Description

Senior/Managing Estimator

Competitive salary
Ref: gt.snrest.aus

Our client is leading Australian contractor who operate nationwide (16 branches across the country) providing innovative whole of life engineering, construction and remediation solutions in the Mining, Defence, Oil and Gas, Marine, Industrial and Commercial industries.


Due to an expanding portfolio of clients and awarded contracts, they have a urgent requirement for an experienced and proactive Senior Estimator to lead an Estimating team of 10-15, based out of their Brisbane office.

You will have overall responsibility for the management of the Estimating team who are preparing estimating tenders and quotes, and ensuring that these are accurate, submitted on time and within the conditions of the tender. You will engage with internal and external stakeholders and work as part of a supportive and growing senior leadership team.


Ideally you will have previous experience as a Senior Estimator from the construction or civil industry. Your ability to be flexible and have a "can-do" attitude with excellent written and verbal communication skills, will ensure that you succeed in this role.

We are looking for:

Experience gained within a contractor
Civil Engineering or Construction experience essential
Site based experience also highly regarded
Strong interpersonal skills, confidence and professionalism
Ability to lead and motivate a team of Estimators
A strong, financial and commercial acumen is also a must, as well as the ability to identify new project opportunities and ensuring a high success rate of team bids
High level attention to detail and the ability to work to set timeframes
Qualifications in Construction Management / Quantity Surveying / Engineering or similar equivalent
Proficient in excel and/or estimation software
Flexibility to travel on an adhoc basis


Our client strive to foster a working environment that supports every individual to attain their best potential with a wide range of employee benefits and ongoing opportunity to develop individual capability including.

Laptop, mobile phone and on-site parking
Employee recognition programs
Learning and development opportunities
Supportive, team-based culture
Range of perks including salary packaging options and discounted health insurance

To register your interest please apply online or contact George at ICDS

Your ICDS Consultant