Estimator/Project Manager

Job Description


Global Manufacturing Group are seeking an enthusiastic Mechanical Estimator/Project Manager for a full time position within our Gladstone division. We are currently seeking a committed individual to join our sales team.

As a Client Manager/Estimator, you will:

  • Be self-motivated and have the ability to work under pressure.
  • Be willing and eager to learn.
  • Be flexible, a quick thinker and able to prioritise tasks extremely well and work autonomously and collectively.

The Role:

This is a very fast paced, demanding role which includes;

  • Working as part of a pro-active management team to expand the business.
  • Supporting and suggesting improvements for GMG’s policies and procedures.
  • Drive GMG’s commitment to working within our Quality Management and OHS Management systems.
  • Establishing and maintaining regular in-person or written communications with customers and suppliers to ensure customer expectations and product contract requirements are fully met.
  • Knowing and understanding client orders through consultation with the production department to establish the quality, finish and delivery required.
  • Analyse, develop and deliver, purchasing and inventory reports for the present and future pricing with availability and lead time as well as weekly forecasts for jobs including due dates and totals.
  • Secure the most cost effective sources of products and services through, conference with directors to establish budget and cost controls, maintaining the use of quality control standards, and interviewing, identifying and qualifying potential new vendors.
  • Managing new business development including but not limited to: new contracts, extensions to existing contracts and contribution to tender assessment for new projects.
  • Review and analyse production, quality control and operational reports to determine causes of nonconformity with product specifications, and operation or production problems.
  • Leading by example through reliability, performance, confidence, maturity and advice.


Qualifications, Education and/or Experience:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to consistently perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required:

  • Developing and maintaining a commitment to the GMG’s Policy’s and Procedures.
  • Demonstrate engineering industry management experience to a high standard.
  • An ability to gain, maintain and retain the respect of your team members and peers.
  • Demonstrate a high degree of organisational skills and have flexibility.
  • Own transport is essential
  • Be computer literate with knowledge of Microsoft word and Excel – (ITMS and/or OPTO a bonus)
  • Conduct all business in a professional and confidential matter.
  • An engineering or trade background would be an advantage (MUST be able to interpret engineered drawings)

**On the job training will be provided to suitable applicant and may suit tradesman looking to get off the floor/graduate mechanical engineer.**

How to Apply:

To apply, please send a copy of your resume and cover letter outlining your skills, experience and availability to Please note, NO application will be accepted through Facebook. ONLY through email and seek.