Job no: 505015
Work type: Full time permanent
Location: Australia - Victoria - Melbourne
Categories: Construction, Consulting and Strategy, Engineering, Trades and Services
As one of Australia's largest services businesses, we have a strong, inclusive culture that values our people and provides clear direction in our professional activities and our personal behaviours. We pride ourselves on safely delivering a high level of services for our clients.
Ventia provides a comprehensive range of operational maintenance, design and construction, remediation, and asset and facilities management services to clients and customers across the resources, telecommunications, transport, energy, water, health and industrial sectors.
Join our team, servicing our clients across Australia, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea and New Caledonia in an exciting company that is structured for growth. Our respected brands include Visionstream, Chargepoint and Delron Group.
About the role
We're seeking an Estimator in a permanent role to join our successful Work Winning team based in Burwood, Victoria.
This role will be focusing on strong Infrastructure Services and civil construction industry knowledge with a focus on Transmission and Distribution, Power and Substations. You'll provide professional tender proposal support through the development of reliable project cost estimates based on first principles estimating methodologies that are both technically and commercially sound that support the profitable growth of Ventia's business.
To be successful in the role, you will possess the following:
Tertiary qualifications in Engineering, Construction Economics, Quantity Surveying or similar. In addition, it would be preferable to have Project Management qualifications.
Experience in estimating medium to larger complex projects
Proven ability to multi-task on multiple simultaneous projects
Proven track record in developing estimates for successful complex tenders of $100m+ value
Minimum 10 years technical experience in relevant construction / services industry sector
Strong domain experience in Transmission & Distribution (Power and Gas) and construction services Proven ability to assess client tenders from a technical and commercial aspect which includes understanding and planning the work, performing risk analysis, reviewing the tender and contract documents, and quantifying the scope of the job
What we offer you
Ventia offers you a flexible, supportive and inclusive work environment where you matter.
We take our peoples careers seriously, helping them to learn and grow.
We work together as a team to accomplish the work that needs to be done.
We look after each other and foster our people's well being.
No matter who you are, we encourage you to apply for the job that's right for you. We are actively increasing diversity across our business.
How to apply
For further information regarding this position please contact a member of our recruitment team via
We respectfully request no agency submissions.
Advertised: AUS Eastern Standard Time 02 Jul 2019
Applications close: AUS Eastern Standard Time
31 Jul 2019
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