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Title:  Lead Estimator

Job Number:  6554

Sydney, NSW, AU, 2009

Job Description

About John Holland:
We’re all about transforming lives by finding solutions to complex challenges. From the epic, to the intimate, everything we do improves life for someone, somewhere. It gives our business momentum and means we approach things a little differently. While our competitors talk about what they do, we focus on why we do it. We transform communities to make them easier to move around, more connected and better to live in.

Are you up for the challenge?

About the Role:
Our Rail Business is looking for an experienced Estimating Manager to work with our internal teams and customers; ensuring we deliver accurate estimates of the total cost of projects, delivered on time and in accordance with required technical standards.

This is a highly influential role and pivotal for the commercial success of our Rail Business. You will need to work across tenders and projects, monitoring new innovations, techniques and cost trends. In addition, we expect this role to review client designs for opportunities and omissions. 

This is a highly specialist role, and requires an intimate knowledge of the Rail industry; including managing estimates for brownfield, greenfield, urban passenger, regional freight, and metro and light rail.

About You:
To succeed in this role, it is essential you have relevant tertiary qualifications and expertise in rail construction cost planning, tendering and project delivery. This will include;

•    Advanced financial management skills
•    Multidisciplinary estimating experience including leading complex estimates
•    Experience in Construct Only, Design and Construct, Managing Contract, Alliance, JVs and PPP Contract Types

You will also need to have superior communication skills and demonstrate excellent client relationship and stakeholder management.

Next Steps:
Your success is reflected in ours, so we are committed to being an employer of choice. We pride ourselves on having a diverse and inclusive workplace, as different perspectives and ideas will deliver our long-term success. We will do all we can to help you develop your skills, and make a difference, right from the start. We have a flexible workplace and focus on all aspects of your physical and mental health and safety. We want you to be with us for the long-term, so providing you with rich career experiences and ongoing development is our priority. To register your interest, please follow the prompts.