Senior Mechanical Estimator

Senior Mechanical Estimator

Sydney, NSW

About us:

With an entrepreneurial spirit and a hardworking and dedicated team we have grown Sedatech to be one of Australia’s leading mechanical services contractors. We specialise in all design and construction, and refurb.

Sedatech is one of the fastest-growing and agile Mechanical Services businesses in Australia. We offer competitive remuneration packages and the opportunity to be part of some of the most iconic works within Australia.

About the role

The Senior Estimator must be able to work independently but also as part of a team on a mixed variety of bids ranging up to $30m in value. The Senior Estimator must demonstrate the ability to optimise bid costs, implement value engineering, and ensure value for money whilst achieving and delivering the highest standards and quality.

Attend client meetings to understand the needs of the client and project and determine the company’s bid strategy and competitive position.

Lead tender bids from receipt of documents, document management, distribution of sub-contractor packages and compilation of pricing.

Review tender documents both technically and commercially to identify both risks and opportunities.

Liaise with suppliers, and subcontractors and evaluate costs.

Where required, carry out ductwork and pipework detailed measures using on screen take-off tools.

Complete schedules and tender supporting documents as required for conforming bids and alternatives.

Present completed cost estimates to management in a timely manner in a standardized format.

Work closely with the Estimating Team to ensure accurate and competitive pricing is obtained whilst ensuring Client satisfaction.

Develop, maintain, and grow strong relationships with suppliers, subcontractors, consultants, clients, and colleagues.

Experience with computerized estimating software preferable but not essential as training will be given.

Working knowledge of applicable building codes.

Cost planning experience essential.

Actively assess market pricing against our own quantities to ensure Sedatech are obtaining competitive market pricing. 

Develop and mentor junior/Graduate Estimators