Assistant Cost Planners | AUS - Sydney

Sydney, AUS
29 Mar 2018
06 May 2018
Job Description
We are currently seeking Assistant Cost Planners to join our Sydney based New Business team on a full-time permanent basis.

Multiplex's Assistant Cost Planner program has set a new benchmark in the training and mentoring of Cost Planners and Estimators. Led by experienced and innovative Cost Planners, the program features training in all relevant competencies, formal and informal mentoring, and a training curriculum. Each successful individual has a tailored plan around their experience and development.

Since its inception, graduates from the program have progressed in their careers to become qualified Multiplex Cost Planners, and as a result of this new participants in the program are always needed to add to our growing team. As a member of the cost planning team you will work closely with the broader new business department responsible for securing new opportunities for the business.

Key Accountabilities:
  • Responsible for the timely and accurate preparation of estimates, tender pricing and cost plans for construction projects
  • Assisting the cost planning team with the production of tender documentation
  • Measurement and analysis of 2D and BIM model quantification
  • Aligning project designs to trade budgets
  • Compiling benchmark data
  • Assessing value engineering options

Key Skillset Required:
  • Completing, or have recently completed tertiary qualifications relevant to the Quantity Surveying or Estimating field (project management, Construction Management, Building Economics)
  • Solid analytical & problem solving skills
  • Excellent level of verbal & written communication skills
  • Strong MS Excel skills
  • Estimating software exposure - preferred by not essential

Why join Multiplex

When you join Multiplex you join an experienced team of people intent on finding a better way of doing things. We turn problems into opportunities and tackle projects that others say can't be done. Our innovative spirit has driven us for more than 50 years and made us a business that our people are proud of.

Multiplex has a record workbook and ambitious plans for growth, and is seeking a diverse range of people to join the team.

We look forward to receiving your formal application!