Senior Engineer / Esitmator

The Organisation

Hitch Group Pty Ltd is a well-established, Australian-owned family company that takes on Civil & Rail Infrastructure works within Victoria. We specialise in the delivery of road, rail and civil based projects as well as providing a diverse and suitably qualified workforce to the construction sector. We are looking to appoint a Civil engineer/estimator in a full time Melbourne based role.


Key responsibilities of the role include:

  • Project management; including a presence onsite with a range of tasks.
  • Managing leads and scoping new tender opportunities.
  • Providing engineering supportfor major rail & civil infrastructure projects
  • Building & maintaining relationships with clients & subcontractors.
  • Obtaining supplier and subcontractor quotes and pre-negotiating terms.
  • Tender pricing based on first principals using either Excel or Expert.
  • Completing tender programs in Project.
  • Completing tender schedules and methodologies.
  • Mentoring and sharing your experience and knowledge with junior/undergraduate engineer(s).


The Successful Applicant

  • Tertiary qualification in Engineering (Civil or Mechanical preferred).
  • AutoCAD & Project Estimation Software Skills (Candy, MS project or similar).
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel & Project.
  • Minimum 5 years experience in or relevant to Rail & Civil works.
  • Exposure to major infrastructure projects.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Demonstrated team ethos, strong work ethic and attitude to match.
  • Australian Residency.


On Offer

  • You will work within a family owned company who cares for its employees with a great culture & values.
  • An attractive remuneration package.
  • Vast variety of projects across Rail & Civil infrastructure.
  • Flexible working arrangements.
  • Opportunity to work with and help propel an already growing business.


Hitch Group are committed to achieving a high standard of workplace health and safety. As such, applicants for this position must be prepared to undertake a pre-employment medical including drug and alcohol testing.


This position is immediately available. Applications should clearly address their experience and ability to meet requirements of the role.

We look forward to hearing from you.

12/10/2020 $0 CBD & Inner Suburbs 1 Engineering
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