Project Manager / Estimator

Job Description

Origin Group (Qld) Pty Ltd is a Mackay based company that provides steel fabrication and engineering maintenance services to a variety of sectors including mining, ports, construction and the sugar industry. 

Origin Group is now seeking a motivated and self-driven Project Manager / Estimator preferably with a strong trade background to join our rapidly expanding team in Mackay.

Reporting directly to the Management Team, the main aspect of the role will be:

Service new and existing Clients
Grow & Maintain Customer/Supplier Relationships
Able to meet set budgets and deadlines
Be able to negotiate with customers & suppliers to meet expectations
Excellent Communication Skills
Knowledge of Mining Industry Standards  
Experience Within the Engineering and Steel Fabrication Industry

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

Management of Projects and associated works
Material take-offs
Site visits
Liaising with subcontractors and suppliers
Preparation of tender proposals
Project support
Building relations with clients and perspective clients. 
In addition to the above, the successful person shall be required to actively seek out new opportunities. Exposure to sales will be beneficial. 

Key skills

Ability to read and interpret detailed engineering drawings
Previous experience in steel fabrication
Mechanical aptitude
Attention to detail
Computer skills (Microsoft Word, Excel, Autocad, MS Project)
Time management skills
Customer Focused
Must be motivated, reliable and looking to develop a long-term career
Applicants that believe they are suited to the above role, but do not currently have all of the nominated key skills are encouraged to apply, as suitable training will be provided to the successful candidate if required.

An attractive salary is on offer for the right candidate, depending on experience and qualifications. 

The position is suitable for current Mackay area residents only, as no relocation assistance will be provided.

The successful candidates will receive a competitive salary package and the opportunity to become a permanent member of the team.

If you are interested in this excellent opportunity, please apply now.

Please forward resumes and applications via email.