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  • Based in Walkley Heights
  • Permanent opportunity
  • Long term government contract

The DM Roads business provides a range of services in road network management.  We assist road and intelligent transport systems (ITS) asset owners to extract maximum value from their assets and provide road networks that meet the demand of today’s ever-changing environment. We operate from a network of over 50 depots and maintain more than 33,000 km of road.  

We are seeking an Estimator to join our high performing team based in Walkley Heights. This role will see you ensuring accurate and comprehensive estimates of the total cost of projects. Our ideal candidate will come from a civils/construction background and possess the ability to develop a clear understanding of client specific standards for incorporation into tender submissions.


  • Knowledge and experience of estimating within a civil construction environment
  • Commercial skills and understanding of financial administration and project costing
  • Interpretation and application of technical/contractual conditions and company policies and procedures
  • Ability to contribute to the development of financial budgets and business planning process
  • Experience in researching and understanding complex information to develop and implement tender solution
  • Systems and level proficiency in electronic estimation packages such as Benchmark, Expert and/or Candy as well as advanced software skills in Office, Project and Visio. P6 Programming would be an advantage but not necessary
  • Strong safety focus - actively participate in and support Downer Zero Harm initiatives and strategies


  • Highly supportive, team-orientated organisation
  • A strong commitment to Zero Harm environment for all our employees and visitors
  • Competitive remuneration with on-going training and support
  • A long-term career opportunity for working with an ASX listed company

For more information please contact:  Paul Dossis – or 0417 076 352 quoting reference number 579896

Please note, emailed applications are not accepted.

“Notwithstanding the location of this position, all qualified Australian citizens and permanent residents from all locations are encouraged to apply”.

Downer does not accept any unsolicited resume referrals from Recruitment Agencies. Please do not submit any resumes or associated profiles to the Downer careers portal or to any

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