Quantity Surveyor Estimator


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$70k/yr. neg with skills & experience per year


Trades & services

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Full time

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Quantity Surveyor. QS. Estimator. Commercial. Residential. Cabinetmaking Joinery factory. Office Based.
Min 3 years’ experience. $70k pa. neg. North Shore. PERM Job. Start ASAP.

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Quantity Surveyor Estimator
Established Cabinetmaking / Joinery factory, market leaders in the design, manufacture and installation of both commercial and residential joinery supplying all leading high-end joinery for construction and interior companies are looking to employ an experienced QS / Estimator.
They are expanding their ever-growing team on the North Shore, Auckland and on the lookout for
a highly experienced Quantity Surveyor / Estimator with extensive hands on working experience in both the residential and commercial industries, to provide cost effective, innovative, high quality solutions for customers projects.
The main objective of the job is to provide accurate quotations to allow for the seamless design, fabrication and installation of both commercial and residential joinery. Manage and develop positive relationships with existing clients, whilst forging new opportunities.
Applicants need to be able to focus on the importance of the small details, keeping clients informed throughout their projects from concept to installation and beyond to deliver their exacting requirements, ensuring it is also delivered on time and on budget. The right candidate will be someone who has a genuine belief in providing excellent customer service with initiative, is highly motivated, ambitious, who can maintain standards and is committed to succeed.
You will be joining a very skilled team who are committed to delivering the highest level of craftmanship and quality work to customers, enabling them to stand above the crowd.
Projects could include commercial office / bathroom / kitchen fit-outs, kitchens / bathrooms for high-rise apartments, retail fit-outs etc.

Key responsibilities:
  •  Background in commercial joinery is essential.
  • Successful applicants MUST be qualified and / or experienced in Quantity Surveying.
  • At least 3 years' consistent NZ experience in QS / Estimating & business development.
  • Experienced in quoting / estimating with sound financial / budgeting skills
  • Track changes to the design / construction work, adjusting budget projections accordingly.
  • Maintain accurate QA documentation throughout the installation process.
  • Good understanding and practical experience in pricing projects including preparing measures / schedule of quantities from drawings.
  • Prepare tender documents, contracts, budgets, bills of quantities and other documentation.
  • Contractual knowledge with comprehensive skills, knowledge and experience in negotiating within the contractual environment.
  • Procure or agree the services of contractors and/or subcontractors who work on the construction of the project.
  • Excellent knowledge of carpentry processes and procedures, both pre-construction and on site including current manufacturing techniques.
  • A good communicator, both written and oral to liaise with clients / subcontractors.
  • Methodical worker with good time management skills able to meet deadlines.
  • Ongoing planning and organisational skills who can adapt to ever changing priorities.
  • Demonstrated ability to prioritise workloads and work to tight timeframes.
  • Computer skills and a familiarity with Quantity Surveying programmes & software.
  • Adhere to All Health & Safety Procedures / Regulations.
The following attributes are required:
  •  A commitment to ensuring the positive financial outcome on a project.
  • Highly developed analysis skills and attention to detail
  • High level of integrity, professionalism and personal standards
  • Well presented with a high degree of self-motivation
  • Have the ability to work independently or as part of a team
  • Current full NZ Drivers Licence

Job details:
Type:              Full time permanent position
Wage:             $70k/yr. neg with skills & experience
Based:            North Shore
Start:               ASAP
Patricia Mawhinney 
Appointments Recruitment Specialists
Email:             info@appts.co.nz
Mobile:           021 500 653 
Office:            (09) 478 9954 
Free:               0800 030 125 (FREE from ALL NZ phones)
https://appts.co.nz/               https://www.facebook.com/appointments/
 Important Additional Requirements to Note:
  1. Your CV must be included & detailed with your current relevant work experience to date.
  2. Please also note your required notice period at current job, on your cover letter too.
  3. Note your eligibility to work in NZ, this is very important and a requirement for certain jobs.
  4. If you have contacted Appointments Recruitment Specialists before, you are welcome to do so once again, and we would be pleased to hear from you.
Company Info
Appointments Recruitment Specialists P O Box 46-018, Herne Bay, Auckland 1147
New Zealand

Phone: 09 478 9954
Web Site: www.appts.co.nz

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