Danlaid Contracting Canberra
Australia, NZ
2d ago
source : Recruitme

Cadet Estimator

  • Fast paced opportunity for a cadet estimator within a busy team in the commercial construction space.
  • One of Australia?s largest privately-owned flooring / waterproofing companies.
  • Competitive remuneration negotiable with the relative industry experience.
  • Fantastic career path with opportunity for further tertiary education
  • Great working team environment.

    We are one of the largest companies in Australia consisting of main offices in Melbourne and Brisbane, and 11 franchise branches across Australia servicing the commercial construction industry, manufacturing, industrial, hospitality, retail sectors along with the government and defense projects.

    Our professional services are provided on new construction, maintenance and remediation assets.

    We have within our team a high level and many years of experience in the industry and a high regard for equal opportunity.


    Due to continuous growth a full-time position has been made available for a Cadet Estimator to join our team based at our Canberra office in Fyshwick.

    Initially you will report to the Head Estimator.

    Your main duties will include :

  • Providing accurate pricing, estimating BOQ and drafting estimates.
  • Maintaining and producing project records and reports.
  • Following up on quotes and tenders
  • Completion of tender requests addenda and submissions.
  • Liaising with clients to convert quotes in to contracts.

    Will need to have completed tertiary education with relevant accreditation in estimating, engineering or construction management.

    Have experience and capacity to prepare lump sum tenders.

    Ability to fully understand drawings, details and scope of works.

    Ability to thoroughly quote accurately as per scope of works.

    Excellent computer skills.

    Good presentation and communication skills.

    Strong work ethic, organisational skills.

    Ability to meet work deadlines and be able to perform under pressure.


    Only applications that complete a covering letter, outlining the following :

  • the suburb you live in
  • your tertiary qualification
  • the experience you have had in reading plans
  • if you have reliable transport will be considered.
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