Position title
Senior Estimator - Steel

Franklin Smith Australia is a construction recruitment agency seeking a senior estimator for a structural steel business who will report directly to the General Manager. This person will work on specialist structural and architectural steel projects throughout greater Melbourne area. The Senior Estimator will lead a driven team of estimators in an environment where collaboration and hard work are recognised. Internal progression is highly encouraged at this company with opportunities post-contract and in financial reporting.

This business has established itself as an emerging competitor within the market and has gained the respect from a number of major contractors within the industry. As a trusted, reliable partner this business has developed a diverse workbook of clients giving them access to unique and complex projects throughout Melbourne. The company is a people-centric business where employees are put before company profit with high rates of retention as testimony.


The candidate will work within an experienced and tight knit team, providing reliable and accurate tenders, submissions and quotes. This role will give variety in the day-to-day, pricing a wide range of specialist structural and architectural steel projects within the commercial and residential industries. Reporting directly to the General Manager and working within a collaborative, team environment your contribution will never go unnoticed with a high level of staff retention indicative of the way people are treated and the overall culture of the business.

The successful candidate will also be involved with estimating, quoting, tender submissions, leading and mentoring estimators, liaising with contractors, customers and other key stakeholders of the business.

  • Strong knowledge of structural steel fabrication
  • Sound knowledge of the overall construction process is a must
  • 5+ years' in an estimating role is beneficial
  • Trade or engineering background would be preferable
  • Strong communicator, negotiator and team player
  • Detail orientated, highly organized and able to read and understand fabrication drawings

Click APPLY or contact Kyle Robin on 0416 286 829 for a confidential discussion. www.franklinsmith.com.au

Employment Type
Construction Contractor
Job Location
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Date posted
March 28, 2021
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