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Kent Recruitment

Senior Estimator

Brisbane - Australia
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Join us. Unleash your energy within.

If you have world-class ambitions to reach the stars while keeping your feet on the ground, we’re the team for you. We've created a new breed of company – future-focused with reimagined ambition across all disciplines within the energy sector.

We love people who know their own potential and are not afraid to use it. We know that together, we’re far more than the sum of our parts. So, we celebrate people who want to grow and develop as we work together on some of the largest projects on the energy world stage.

Our Purpose and Beliefs:

As Kent, we’re tackling the greatest challenge of our time - to bring our world the energy it needs in the most responsible way ever imagined.

It’s the energy of every member of our team driven by our beliefs that is making this happen. Whatever our skill, our language, or our culture. These beliefs define and direct us every day to be the very best - for ourselves, our clients, our key stakeholders, the communities we operate in and the planet:





Read more about the Purpose, Beliefs and Guiding Principles that drive us:

Our vision for Diversity, Inclusion and Belonging:

We recognise that diversity & inclusion are catalysts for success. We’re heightening awareness on the benefits of people diversity, diversity of experiences and diversity of our perspectives. Creating a culture of inclusivity where all employees feel a sense of belonging. Our combined energy is fueled by different nationalities, across 6 continents and 24 countries. Our commitment is to celebrate character – no matter what ethnic background, gender, age, religion, identity, or disability.

The Opportunity:

We are looking for a Senior Estimator to join our Brisbane team. This is an initial 6-Month assignment with the possibility of extension.

The responsibilities will include;

  • Prepare the estimate plan and cost estimate template based on the guideline set in the ITT documents
  • Agree/align the cost estimate template with client.
  • Follow up with discipline engineering team for the material take-offs, equipment list and other engineering deliverables and to ensure that the same is aligned with client agreed cost estimate template.
  • Prepare and issue the RFQ’s for 3rd party services, bulk items, fabrication works, specialist services etc. to the market on the need basis and as per cost estimate guidelines set in the ITT.
  • Technical adjudication of the major process equipment/system vendor offers etc. with the help of engineering team
  • Commercial bid evaluation of vendor offers and tabulation of the same in the agreed cost estimate templates.
  • Attend the vendor clarification meeting and align the techno-commercial tabulations
  • Prepare the construction estimate by using historical data’s and do the efficiency calculation on the productivity based on the nature of the project and region.
  • Estimate the Project Management, Engineering and other indirect cost based on the project schedule and input provided by the respective business units.
  • Attend the estimate progress review meeting with client and apply all the outcome of the meeting in the estimate.


  • Attractive salary & benefits
  • Work/Life balance friendly workplace
  • Health & Wellbeing Program
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Inclusion & Belonging Program
  • Health insurance discount
  • Work for a brand that's been in the industry for over 100 years
  • Great Culture | Safety Focused | Collaborative Team
  • Opportunity to work on some of the largest Projects on the energy world stage

We foster an environment where you are challenged professionally and empowered to take the lead on your career development with the support and guidance of our leaders. We’re committed to making sure that every single person uses their time with us to gain valuable experience and skills for their future, so why not pursue your career with us today!

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Applicants must have the right to live and work in Australia.

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