The Assistant Estimator ensures the safety of all personnel in their area when working, identify training required, administer and record risks. He/she must promote clean and tidy work sites, plant and equipment and the storage of materials.
Have a good phone manner and communicate with suppliers and Clients
Ability to follow precise instructions
Able to work as part of a team and be able to manage and lead a team effectively.
EDUCATION AND TRAINING
Generally, would have completed a Diploma or Certificate in Construction related industry.
Have some background and knowledge in Electrical and Civil Construction.
Appropriate tickets and competencies (e.g. White Card).
SPECIALIZED JOB KNOWLEDGE/DEMONSTRATED ABILITY
Understanding of Estimating and Quantity Surveying
Safety: Commitment to follow safety procedures and requirements, legislative or otherwise, and design policies that comply with these requirements.
Detail Mindedness: Ensure that all aspects of the project has been accounted and controlled for. Ensure a high level of accuracy in work.
Dependability: Ability to meet deadlines on scheduled work and to efficiently complete assigned tasks.
Team Work: Able to effectively and productively within a team environment where task completion is reliant on the co-operation of all members of the team.
Work Quality: Ability to perform maintenance activities and associated tasks to a high standard in an
environment where safe work practices are critical.