Entry level Estimator required for busy West Auckland Fence and Gate Company.
An opportunity presents itself to the right person to join our team due to our existing estimator retiring.
Town & Around Fence & Gate Ltd is a well-established Company manufacturing, supplying and installing Fencing and Gates to the Auckland market.
We are looking for an enthusiastic person with some Estimator/QS experience or who has studied relevant estimator/QS courses.
The entry level Estimator/QS is responsible for detailing and estimating of projects, as well as planning and liaison with all parties to the contract to ensure a successful outcome.
Excellent verbal and written English.
Very high attention to detail.
Be able to deal with pressure of tight deadlines.
Able to speak with clients and confidently discuss their requirements and different options available.
Be computer literate including experience working with Microsoft Office applications.
Ability to learn Sketchup CAD software.
Ability to working with a team.
Positive attitude and strong work ethic.
Willingness to learn and upgrade skills.
Key Roles & accountabilities
Ability to accurately read, Interpret and cross check plans and specifications
Carry out quantity take-offs which will include sourcing suppliers and collating pricing for comparison.
Preparation of payment claims and variation orders.
Evaluate pricing and accurately prepare and submit quotes to clients using our in house quoting system.
Reconciliation of Contracts and Claims
Assisting Construction Managers, Architects and Surveyors in planning and organisation
Preparing preliminary sketches, working drawings and specifications
Undertake project claim reviews together with the administration/management team
Build and maintain effective working relationships and collaborate with other customers and colleagues
Other task as required
If this sounds like you please email your CV.
A full position description will be sent to applicants.
Apply online for this role or contact Steven Robertson for more information.