Joinery Estimator

July 5, 2024 11:00 pm

Reporting to the Factory Manager, the job incumbent will be mainly required to:

Key Responsibilities:

  • Estimate quantity of materials and prepare costing of tenders
  • Take off quantities from plans and prepare Bill of Quantities (BOQ)
  • Perform evaluation of progress of works for Factory claims and invoicing
  • Compare and check tender versus construction drawings and price all variations accordingly
  • Reconcile scope of work versus BOQ to ensure that work launched/in progress matches with client’s order
  • Liaise with sub-contractors and prepare subcontract agreement and progress payment as per allowable
  • Record variation orders on all jobs to ensure proper claiming
  • Prepare pricing for variation orders and communicate to clients for approval
  • Prepare claims for projects and small jobs
  • Prepare and follow up monthly application of payment certificates with all relevant back up
  • Analyze and distribute allowables to all supervisors of the production team
  • Notify client/project managers on all contractual matters

Qualifications & Experience:

  • Degree in Quantity Surveying or equivalent
  • Fully conversant with shop drawings and construction drawings
  • Minimum 5 years of experience acquired preferably in a joinery and contracting environment

Other Requisites:

  • Quick response for resolving operational issues
  • Self-organised and flexible on working hours


Human Capital Department