Intermediate Estimator

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Intermediate Estimator - Drive your career forward!

Full Time - Wellington

  • Challenging roles, interesting projects, and hardworking teams
  • Supportive culture that encourages forward thinking and career progression
  • Be part of a values-based organisation invested in the Wellington Region

About the company

Resilient and thriving, McKee Fehl is an established player in the Wellington construction and property market. Their diverse and award-winning portfolio ranges from community-based projects to large scale industrial and commercial redevelopments as well as significant seismic and heritage upgrades.

McKee Fehl is an organisation that is built on their reputation and values; their projects build jobs and lives as much as buildings and communities.

With a growing pipeline of work, McKee Fehl have an exciting opportunity for an Estimator to join the team. We are looking for someone who thrives in a team environment, has a keen eye for detail and takes a proactive approach on projects.

Sound like you?

McKee Fehl offers the opportunity to build on your talent in an environment that is supportive and promotes career development!  

About the opportunity 

Reporting to the Senior Estimator and working closely with the Quantity Surveyor team, the Estimator will provide effective and efficient analysis and assessment of a project costs to determine its viability. In addition, the Estimator will play a critical role in negotiating with external stakeholders to obtain project associated quotes that will support tender processes and developing contracts.

 In doing this you will: 

  • Support the preparation of detailed costs estimates, quotes, preparing tenders, offers of service and contract documentation  
  • Play a vital role in ensuring projects are commercially and financially viable
  • Proactively identify project risks and work with the team to mitigate or resolve these 
  • Work collaboratively to enhance systems and processes to accurately capture quality data 
  • Develop and maintain strong working relationships with key stakeholders.  

About you 

This role needs a values-based, team player who is proactive and can pre-empt issues before they arise. You are detailed focused and have a thirst to make a positive impact in a fast paced, high performingenvironment. You are commercially savvy and your negotiation skills, coupled with your ability to manage stakeholders, means you are able to broker mutually beneficial agreements.    

Innately collaborative, you will be comfortable getting stuck into different projects in varying scale and size to suit the needs of clients and the business. You will have a passion to grow and develop your knowledge and to progress your career.

Excellent interpersonal, organisational and versatile skills, as well as the ability to prioritise acrosscompeting projects and constraints will ensure your success in this role. You are agile in your approach and value the importance of teamwork. More importantly, you will have a friendly and down to earth nature.

Is this you? 

How to apply 

To discover more about McKee Fehl, visit

For a confidential discussion about the role; contact Sarah Dixon on 022 1934 170 or email  


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