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Do you want a great place to work where you have plenty of scope to learn, have fun and work on interesting projects?



Are you the motivated, energetic and independent estimator we are looking for?

About you

You are a fun, personable, outgoing estimator who is looking for the perfect balance of personal and professional opportunities

Major residential renovations and extensions have always appealed to you and you want to work on interesting and challenging projects. 

You want to live and work in a friendly, team environment and you want to make a difference. 

You are keen to develop your practical knowledge and skills, but also take on new and exciting challenges. 

Perhaps, you are an experienced estimator whose career, so far, hasn't been as fulfilling as you hoped it would be. 

Or perhaps you are just waiting for the right job.... one that has opportunity, innovation and the chance to lead written all over it. 

Here it is....

You'll join the team at Lucian Constructions, mainly working on homes south end of the Gold Coast, you'll be an integral part of the thriving team in the industry where your skills are very much needed and valued. 

Personally, this role could give you the lifestyle you are looking for.....

But this is just the start, because you'll get as much as you give!

You will receive the chance you have been looking for to lead, innovate and develop a service that is committed to getting our clients the best experience completing the project they have always wanted. 

You will be given regular opportunities to use your creative mind to help shape the way we deliver our service and, in turn, better help our clients. 

And you will get opportunities to earn what you are worth. 

It goes without saying that you will have great people skills and be a fantastic communicator. You will show initiative and have a proven ability to work independently demonstrated by:

 - Meeting project milestones

 - Having excellent client and team communication

If you want the opportunity to be more than just a standard team member because you know that you are able to deliver much, much more. 

And you are looking for the chance to work towards something greater..... 

This role is the career opportunity you have been waiting for. 

About us

We are a family operated and innovative Building Company on the gorgeous Gold Coast. We are known for delivering excellent quality builds and service in a fun and friendly environment. We are a new company and we have continued to grow due to a popular following among designers, past clients, strong networks and an excellent community reputation. 

As a team, Lucian Constructions is committed to helping all of our team to reach their potential professionally and personally and provide all the support necessary for you to reach your goals in a caring, fun and supportive environment. With access to the owners, with weekly team meetings and quarterly 1 on 1 Professional Development Training and review, we endeavor to help you be the best you can be. 

Whether you are young and energetic looking for an inspiring company to help you leap frog years in your learning curve and build your career, or you are more experienced and want to expand your career opportunities and reach your true potential we would love to meet you.

We are looking for someone committed to the role long term and who is willing to grow with the company.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Perform quantity take-offs and prepare BOQ’s and purchase orders

  • Obtain and assess supplier / subcontractor quotations

  • Liaising and negotiating with suppliers and sub-contractors to maximise service delivery and achieve business cost savings

  • Project back costing, analysis of projects profitability and monitor necessary changes to increase success rate

  • Assess and prepare accurate estimates and quotations of projects ensuring compliance and organisational procedures

  • Liaise with site supervisors, designers and architects, internal and external stakeholders, subcontractors and suppliers

  • Utilise and improve company systems

  • Contract administration

To be successful in this role, you need to have the following:

  • Be highly analytical with an ability to think outside the box

  • A proactive and innovative approach to problem solving

  • The ability to perform all aspects of cost estimating without direct supervision 

  • Minimum 2 years’ experience within residential projects

  • Strong numerical accuracy and verbal and written communications skills

  • Experience in the use of Excel, Bluebeam and Solo Assist preferable

  • Ability to read and understand architectural and engineering plans with a keen eye for detail

  • Ability to read and interpret contract and specification documents

  • Experience in both sales and production estimating in residential construction is essential

  • Proven knowledge of estimating including identifying cost options and preparing tenders and proposals

  • Proven risk planning, project controls and contractual management skills

  • Trade background highly favourable

What we offer:

  •  Top pay rates depending on skills, qualifications and experience

  •  A paid day off for your birthday

  •  Incentive scheme and environment that encourages excellence

  •  Career progression opportunities

  •  Multiple annual company team fun days


If you want to be part of a progressive and growing business, then click below to find out more about this exciting opportunity.

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