Job Details

Senior Estimator - Earthworks

  • WA - Perth
  • Permanent / Full Time
  • $180,000 - 200,000 + Super + Laptop + Phone
About our Client
As a well-established multi-disciplined civil contractor, our client have developed a strong portfolio of clients across the mining and resources sector nationally.

With the business going from strength to strength, and the project outlook looking strong, our client is seeking a dynamic and motivated Senior Civil Estimator with specific strengths in major earthworks to join their progressive company through exciting times ahead.
About the Opportunity
We are seeking expressions of interest in locally experienced civil estimators with a strong local network amongst subcontractors and suppliers and a reputation for building robust estimates with attention to detail. Typically, you will be working on tenders ranging from $20m - $100m in a wide range of disciplines, including bulk earthworks, road construction, bridges, water and power generation projects.

Skills and attributes required in this role include;
  • Tertiary Qualified (Civil/ Structural/ Quantity Surveying etc)
  • Minimum of 10 years local (Australian) civil estimating experience
  • First-principles estimating on tenders over $50m
  • Essentially, you will have experience across major bulk earthworks and civil works in the mining/ resources sector
  • Ability to identify risk and opportunities within tenders, analyse and offer alternative designs based on past site experience
  • Outstanding communication skills and ability to develop rapport with internal and stakeholders
  • Highly developed networks within the WA civil market, including positive relationships with subcontractors, suppliers and other relevant bodies.
About You
Aside from the attributes above, we are seeking a well-rounded personality who has the capability to deal confidently with clients directly at times, build solid relationships with both internal and external stakeholders and have a proactive attitude that will help you assimilate to the company culture.

For more Information
For a confidential discussion over your suitability to this position, please contact Mike Gray on 0415 544 175 or email

All inquiries and applications will be treated in strict confidence.
About Infracon Australia

We are a Perth-based specialist engineering and construction recruitment business, providing professional placements to civil and building contractors to help drive the growth across the infrastructure, resources and construction sectors Australia-wide.