Estimator - Shepparton


Metricon Homes, Australia’s largest home builder is committed to recruiting outstanding individuals who share our passion for delivering quality, service and award winning living solutions for Australian families.

Work within one of the most dynamic, fast paced, high performing Estimating Teams working on designs in our Shepparton Office full time.

Prove yourself and put in a case to come for a career in residential estimating rather than a job or move into Site Management in the future.
Your responsibilities will include:
  • Produce estimates to reflect the customer’s requirements to incorporate Standard options, Nonstandard variations, Foundation and footing requirements, Inclusions to achieve required siting and Regulatory requirements
  • Ensure that all requirements described in the engineer’s report are incorporated into the Preliminary Contract and Contract documents
  • Sales estimates are to be produced to support the following stages of the workflow process to reflect the customer’s requirements and to incorporate amendments required to obtain all relevant permits related to Preliminary Contract (including amendments), Customer Selections, Contract (including amendments) and Post contract variations
  • Ensure that sales estimates are modified accurately to suit requirements of the engineers, surveyors and building surveyors
  • Preparing and documenting specific estimates in accordance with the Metricon design and construction details
  • Calculating quantities and maintaining inventories for standard options to complement our product range, using Metricon’s Estimating Systems software
  • Setting prices based on supplier rates and margin schedules; and
  • Liaising with a number of internal stakeholders including Sales, Designers and Purchasing teams.
  • Metricon will offer you:
  • Great training and onboarding to set you up for success
  • Come for a Career rather than a Job at Australia's Number 1 New Home Builder 6 Years in a Row
  • Get paid to come to work to be yourself and for what you love to do being estimating
  • Access to LinkedIn Learning to up-skill yourself with over 7,700 Courses
  • Access to personalised development plans
  • Generous housing discounts on our award winning homes
  • A dynamic fun and family team culture where our people produce excellent results and love being around each other; and
  • A supportive workplace culture where great work is recognised.
  • The successful candidate will have:
  • Thirst for knowledge and wanting to learn and develop your estimating skills and knowledge
  • Working knowledge of the building and construction industry
  • Maybe get off the tools and start in estimating and progress into Site Management in the future
  • Knowledge of the Building Code of Australia and proven experience in estimating or trades quoting
  • Excellent organisational skills and an eye for detail
  • An interest in continuous improvement and a willingness to provide feedback to management
  • The ability to thrive in a goal driven, dedicated team environment; and
  • A GREAT ATTITUDE!!!!