Intermediate/Junior Civil Estimator, Mount Maunganui
It will be part of a close knit management team and require someone who has sound knowledge and understanding of a variety of civil projects including earthworks; subdivisions, drainage, and roading. This is not a back office position and will entail liaison and negotiation with clients, engineers and sub contractors on a daily basis. You will need to be comfortable speaking with and presenting to key clients and management and passionately marketing the business.
Main tasks of the role:
- Negotiating with clients to obtain work
- Read and interpret plans
- Price jobs start to finish
- Liaise daily with clients, engineers, sub-contractors
- daily onsite visits and consultation
- Hands on experience in general civils where you may have started on the tools and worked your way into a QS or estimating position.
- NZDCE, NZCE, BE or equivalent also looked upon favourably
- 3 + years estimating/project management/contract management experience in a broad range of civil works
- Sound knowledge of a broad range of construction styles
- Knowledge of and/or contacts for sub-contractors in central North Island would be an advantage
- Exceptional communication skills
- Adaptable & flexible
- Show initiative and work well as part of team
All inquiries and applications to Harper Smith Recruitment are treated in strict confidence. Under no circumstances does Harper Smith Recruitment provide information either written or verbally on any candidate to any client without prior approval from the candidate.
Harper Smith Recruitment Ltd is a technical recruitment company specialising in the recruitment, search and selection of professionals within Construction, Engineering and Industrial Manufacturing related industries. Check out our website for further opportunities www.harpersmith.co.nz.
All enquiries and applications to Harper Smith Recruitment are treated in strict confidence. Under no circumstances does Harper Smith Recruitment provide information either written or verbally on any candidate to any client without prior approval from the candidate.