HVAC Estimator

Job title : HVAC Estimator
Location : Waikato
Job type : Permanent
Contact name : Sam Phillips
Job reference : SP72649

Are you an experienced HVAC Estimator with a thorough, organised and detail-oriented approach to work? Are you competent with reading mechanical and architectural drawings and have the ability to determine how to minimise costs without compromising on quality? Looking to work in a business with a strong team culture where your efforts will be appreciated? Then this role may be for you!

Using your industry experience and excellent communication skills you will contribute to the success of the projects team by providing cost estimations and completing other support tasks.

Position specific responsibilities:

  • Entering and organising information into various software programs including but not limited to: Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, Project and Procore Construction Project Management

  • Assisting co-workers, Project Managers and Engineers with tender analysis and contract negotiations

  • Floating enquiries to suppliers and sub-contractors

  • Preparing tender letters

  • Preparing equipment, ductwork and pipework take-offs / schedules

  • Maintaining a fair, consistent and reasonable relationship with other staff members, sub-contractors, suppliers and clients

Knowledge and skills:

  • 3-5 years’ experience in a similar role

  • Working with mechanical services systems

  • Strong skills in Microsoft Excel, Word, Outlook & Project

  • Ability to work with little/limited information

  • Competent with reading mechanical and architectural drawings

  • Ability to determine how to minimise costs without compromising quality

  • Ability to review estimates to ensure accuracy, completeness and compliance with the defined scope of work

  • Awareness of business commercial drivers

  • Effective verbal and written communication skills

  • Ability to work within an office environment

  • Ability to collaborate with people in a variety of areas and from various backgrounds

  • Possess a thorough, organised and detail-oriented approach to work

  • Plan, prioritize, multi-task and complete work assignments within pre-set deadlines

  • Ability to read technical responses, engineering and construction documents and technical knowledge of mechanical services components and their functions

To apply, click apply or send your CV to jobs@roblawmax.co.nz quoting reference SP72649. For a conversation about the role, call Sam Phillips, Principal Consultant, on 09 951 5010.