• Permanent
  • Ref #416148CBU
  • Posted 1 week ago
  • Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa, Africa
  • Civil Contractors - Civil, Roads, Earthworks
Employer Description

Our client is a medium size company specializing in roadworks & civil infrastructure  but is also venturing into other construction projects

Job Description

You will:

  • Accurately prepare cost estimates for roads and earthworks projects, including materials, labour, equipment, and overhead costs.
  • Develop comprehensive bid proposals and tender submissions, ensuring all client requirements and specifications are met.
  • Conduct detailed cost analysis and value engineering to optimize project budgets and improve profitability.
  • Review project plans, specifications, and other technical documents to determine project scope and requirements.
  • Identify and assess potential risks and uncertainties in project estimates and propose mitigation strategies.
  • Collaborate with suppliers and subcontractors to obtain competitive pricing and ensure accurate and complete estimates.
  • Develop project schedules and timelines, ensuring alignment with cost estimates and project goals.
  • Maintain detailed and organized records of all estimates, bids, and related documentation.
  • Communicate effectively with clients, stakeholders, and project managers to clarify project requirements and provide updates on estimates and bids.
  • Stay updated on industry trends, best practices, and advancements in estimating techniques to enhance the accuracy and efficiency of the estimation process.


  • Degree/BTech/ Diploma (QS or Civil Eng)


  • Approximately 5 - 10 years of experience in estimating of civils projects.
  • CCS Candy tendering & programming
  • MS Project an advantage

Salary / Package

R 600k pa Neg