Senior Civil Estimator-Auckland-Major Civil Contractor

£58685.45 - £80025.61 per annum + package
27 Feb 2012
26 Mar 2012
Phil Ponder
Job Type

This civil infrastructure company has been established in its field throughout theNorthIslandandSouth Island. The company has built its reputation through the successful completion of major infrastructure works in some of the most challenging regions ofNew Zealand. They have always looked for the best people and as such they have staff from all over the world. They are now looking for a Senior Civil Estimator with the experience and professionalism to take the company even further.

As a Senior Civil Estimator you will already have established yourself in your sector over the past 15 years. You may already be at the senior level and looking for new challenges or you may see this role as a step up in your career. This role particularly caters to someone with a strong experience in civil projects from a variety of disciplines including bridges, highways, pipelines, water & waste water, piling and concrete works.

As a crucial part of the estimating team you will be involved in projects throughoutNew Zealand, preparing cost estimates, working with the tender team, and dealing with subcontractor negotiations as well as closing the file on completion of the project. Based in the New Zealand Head Office inAucklandyou will be working on projects ranging in value from $250k - $300M+. You will ideally be degree qualified (or equivalent) and be proficient with the use of MS Project or Primavera as well as other estimating packages. On a day to day basis you will retain autonomy over your work and be encouraged to show your true potential and professionalism whilst at the same time assisting more junior members of the team.

As an employer they can offer an excellent salary as part of a larger package. Of course with any role of this level the need is immediate, but for the right person the company is willing to wait an appropriate amount of time to secure their services. If this is a role that is of interest to you then please get in touch now and we can discuss the role further.

We are familiar with international time zone differences and a significant component of our recruitment is from overseas, therefore we speak with overseas candidates most NZ mornings/UK evenings. If you require further information, please feel free to call Phil on +64 9 307 6113 and I will call you back. Otherwise please email me at with your resume and telephone number and I will contact you.