Building and Project Management


Calida has established itself as a respected high end retail, hospitality and commercial construction and project management company. Calida has worked with some of the best known architects, designers, hoteliers, retailers and restauranteurs over a range of projects across all states of Australia.

Calida has a proven track record of building trusted relationships and delivering quality results. We are a dedicated team focused on partnering with our clients to deliver outcomes that exceed expectations.

We are seeking to appoint an Estimator ambitiously driven to add value to the leadership team. Partnering closely with the Director this is a leadership role and will have high visibility across all projects. The successful candidate will have demonstrated expertise to manage all aspects of estimating and have proficiency in:
▪ Scientifically costing and quantifying projects
▪ Obtaining market coverage for effective and competitive project costing
▪ Mentoring and managing junior staff to achieve required outcomes
▪ Expeditious delivery of results
▪ Developing and managing unit and price rates
▪ Buildsoft and Cubit estimating software

We expect that you will have relevant tertiary qualifications with 3 – 5 years estimating experience, preferably in the hospitality and retail sectors. A trade background or experience will be an advantage. You will be pragmatic, fast paced and target driven with strong analytical and problem solving skills to manage a multitude of responsibilities. You will be both a team player and a team leader, will demonstrate business acumen and will be driven to add excellence to the projects we manage.

Our focus is your ability to demonstrate the necessary expertise and characteristics needed to assume this key role within Calida.

If you enjoy working in a SME environment and are motivated to advance our industry reputation, then we would like to hear from you.

To submit your application, in strict confidence, please send through your CV and cover letter to

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