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Estimator – Centurion (Glass & Aluminum Industry) (EKE366) - Pretoria

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Active since 16-10-2018 Job category Construction - Work preparation...
Location Pretoria Level Mid-Senior level
Educational level Vocational / Diploma / As... Employment type Permanent contract
Hours 0 Salary R20 000 -R25000 per month
Estimator – Centurion (Glass & Aluminum Industry) (EKE366)
R22000 – R25 000 per month

Our client, a large Glass & Aluminum Company based in Centurion, are currently looking for an Estimator to join their team as soon as possible.

Salary: R22 000 – R25 000 depending on experience
Must be based in Centurion
MUST have experience in the glass and aluminum industry, otherwise application will not be considered

At least 5 years+ experience in the Glass and Aluminum Industry
Starfront experience
AutoCAD experience
BixFront Experience
Bilingual (Afrikaans & English read, write and speak)
Driver’s license and own transport essential

Duties include, but are not limited to:
Responsible for accurately calculating (Estimating) the total costs associated with a construction project or the development of a new project, for the purpose of tendering or quoting on specific projects.
To do accurate Estimating on Starfront (Computer program) and Excel.
Assess cost effectiveness of products, projects or services, tracking actual costs, and controlling the monthly progress claims, relative to bids as the project develops.
Consult with clients, vendors, personnel in other departments (in house and external) or construction Architects, Engineers, and foremen to discuss and formulate estimates and resolve issues.
Confer with engineers, architects, owners, contractors and subcontractors on changes and adjustments to cost estimates.
Prepare estimates used by management for purposes such as planning, organizing, and scheduling work.
Prepare estimates for use in selecting vendors or subcontractors.
Prepare cost and expenditure statements and other necessary documentation at regular intervals for the duration of the project.
Prepare and maintain a directory of suppliers, contractors and subcontractors.
Set up cost monitoring and reporting systems and procedures.
Establish and maintain tendering process, and conduct negotiations.
Prepare accurate material lists for the ordering of aluminum, consumables and glass per project
Compile cutting slips
Schedule when delivery of the above items should take place, thus ensuring cash flow is maintained and projects do not stand still.
Reconcile material requirements as variations to the project is added or omitted.
Compare existing stock to required stock and eliminate duplicate ordering.
Ordering of specialized items such as automatic units, top tracks for stack rigs etc.
Ensure the store man / buyer has a clear overview of the projects in hand to enable day to day ordering for the miscellanies items.


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This listing is a full-time job

Job category Construction - Work preparation / Engineering
Industry / Industries Construction
Region South Africa
Keywords Estimator – Centurion (Glass & Aluminum Industry)

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Name Kanekt Recruitment