Get new similar jobs by email for

Estimating Manager | Residenti...

  • Estimating Manager role

  • Growing organisation

  • Great culture

Manage two estimators for a growing custom home builder based in Logan

Your new company
Your new company is based in South Brisbane and specialise in owner occupier homes in Brisbane and the Gold Coast. Last year they built 120 homes and have set the goal of reaching 200 this financial year. They have a very collaborative and inclusive culture where they take their work seriously but not themselves.

Your new role
You will be joining the estimating team working as a the Estimating Manager where you will be responsible for:

  • Team workflow and productivity

  • Problem solving difficult internal and external situations

  • Maintain pricing recipes on Databuild

  • Onboarding new estimating staff when required

  • Creating the Bill of Quantities

  • Reading drafting and architectural plans

  • Running estimating recipes to calculate variations

  • Liaise with suppliers and trades to negotiate best rates for new builds.

What you'll need to succeed
The successful applicant will have a minimum of three years but preferably five years’ experience in a senior estimating position and it would be preferred but not essential for you to have had two plus years experience in an Estimating Managers role for a volume builder. To be successful for this role you must have experience with Databuild as it is a major part of the role. Personally you should be highly analytical, have excellent time management skills and have an approachable personality.

What you'll get in return
You will have the opportunity to lead a growing team and become an addition to the organisations management team and join a broader collaborative and enjoyable working environment. You will have a variety of builds to work on keeping you engaged and your role interesting. This is an outstanding opportunity for career development for a new estimating manager or a senior estimator who is ready for the next step. Your salary will be dependent on your experience.

What you need to do now
If this role is of interest to you, click “apply now” or send your CV to grant.lewis@hays.com.au alternately you can call Grant Lewis in the office on 0732312601. If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

Date Posted
Construction, Architecture & Interior Design
Brisbane, QLD 4114
Job Type
Full Time, Permanent
Our records show that you've already applied for this position.