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Estimator - Transmission Lines

LocationSydney, NSW 2000
Work TypeFull time
Positions1 Position
Published At:a month ago
Job no: 14519

About Us

Zinfra is a leading infrastructure services provider committed to delivering exceptional solutions in the energy, utilities, and infrastructure sectors. We pride ourselves on our innovative approach, technical expertise, and dedication to safety, quality, and sustainability. Our over 2000 team members across the East Coast, consistently strive to exceed our client’s expectations and make a difference in the communities we serve.

About the role:

The purpose of the Estimator is to contribute to the success of Zinfra by the production of accurate, competitive and profitable pricing submissions to our Clients.

This includes estimating for medium to large, sometimes complex and/or strategic Proposals, generally >$5M to <$100M in value.

The Estimator will consolidate internal and external costs using first principles and procurement practices, matched to a delivery schedule, before applying indirect costs, contingency and margin to produce a price.

 Your responsibilities will include:

  • Review Client Request for Proposal (RFP) documentation to determine estimating requirements
  • Address all Client drawings, specifications, documentation and industry and Australian standards in the Estimate
  • Contribute to a team culture that optimises individual and team capability and performance
  • Adhere to the Estimating Procedure and applicable forms, tools and Guidelines
  • Utilise Expert Estimation for estimates and business approved models, templates and calculators

About you:

The successful candidate will possess experience in estimating infrastructure and construction projects within the utility services sector as well as experience estimating construct only, design and construct, EPC, BOOM, asset inspection, asset maintenance, ticketed works and O&M Contracts.

You will have proven experience cost estimating transmission line and substation projects as well as experience in lump sum estimating, schedules of rates, target cost budgets and open book estimating.

Stakeholder management skills will be required to liaise with a range of different external and internal stakeholders as well as experience using an estimating software, ideally Expert Estimating.

We are a champion of equal opportunity employment and have committed to targets for gender equity and first nations representation in our workforce. We want you to come as you are by promoting an inclusive culture, both within our organisation and throughout the communities we interact with.

We welcome applications from people with diverse backgrounds including First Nations Peoples, people with differing abilities, LGBTIQ+ community, gender, neurodiverse, cultural diversity, all age groups, and those with an intersectional or multiple diverse characteristics.

Our people are our energy source and we offer meaningful benefits and rewards that work for you. We offer the opportunity for potential long term career growth as part of our talent development and succession planning process.

Join our team and make a meaningful impact toward Australia’s “Net Zero” targets through the delivery of critical infrastructure projects and be a part of our journey to shape the future of the energy and utilities industry.

This role can be located anywhere in Australia

Recruitment Process

As part of Jemena’s recruitment process, you will be required to undergo pre-employment checks.  

Notice to Third Parties: Jemena does not accept unsolicited resumes (or liability associated with fees or costs) from recruitment agencies, search firms or third parties. Interested candidates are welcome to submit their application independently.



  • Published on 11 Jun 2024, 7:18 AM