Job No: 150977
Location: Northern Rivers

  • Earn up to $105,000 p/a + pool car + major retailer discounts and more!
  • Contribute to vital recovery projects!
  • Varied skill sets and VISA holders welcomed! 

Forming enduring relationships with compassion & community contribution.


Delivering to time, cost, and quality is expected of any reputable building company. At Johns Lyng Group, we understand that it's about delivering more. 

Johns Lyng Group delivers emergency building works across all sectors, including fire / flood damaged structures affected by natural disasters. Our teams offer the flexibility to deliver small and large loss building works, with a successful outcome as our main priority every time. Our commitment to those who work for us is second to none in our industry, and we are proudly a company of integrity and diversity.

As part of our renowned dedication to Australia’s disaster recovery, we are seeking Estimators to aid the Northern Rivers region. 


Estimating is full-time and varied, with significant prospects for growth for the right candidate. It would suit a variety of skill sets such as carpentry or building estimation, or anything of a similar nature. We are a varied bunch - ex-footballers, business owners, career carpenters - you name it! This is a 6-month opportunity with potential extension/growth.

Primary Responsibilities (include, but are not limited to):

  • Attend sites and estimate building re-instatement works;
  • Interpret consultant scopes and report;
  • Collaboratively set budgets and quotes;
  • Liaise professionally with clients, insurers, sub-contractors, and administration to ensure all inspections, certificates and documentation are efficiently and proactively actioned, and;
  • Assist the Supervisor to ensure all work conforms to legislative and contractual OH&S requirements

As Estimator, you will professionally assist a broad array of clients, some of whom have been significantly impacted. As such, compassion, succinct communication skills, and meticulous time management are paramount.


Take comfort in a stable industry and highly reputable company experiencing exponential growth. We believe that championing our staff will ultimately see our clients looked after to the best standard.

Here’s a taste of our benefits:

  • Up to $105,000 per annum commensurate with skills and experience
  • Huge major retailer discounts;
  • Access to pool car vehicles + mobile + iPad
  • Abundant room for growth
  • Charitable events and purpose-driven opportunities

Make the role your own - we’re interested in you and will help you succeed!


You may have estimated personal or commercial constructions projects - we’ll consider all experience! A building or trades background is ideal, and whilst not essential, building &/or trade qualifications are highly favourable. 

The essentials:

  • Demonstrable communication & time management skills, leadership, and compassion;
  • Familiarity with OH&S practices, legislation, regulations;
  • Strong computer literacy & adaptability to new systems;
  • Construction White Card;
  • Rights to live and work in Australia (unrestricted rights required if you seek to use our pool cars);
  • Unrestricted Driver’s License + willingness to travel frequently;
  • Vaccination against COVID-19 (including booster)

Make a JLG difference today!

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Our team of building Supervisors, Estimators, and Technicians are available 24/7.

We constantly exceed building quality standards, meaning great outcomes for our clients. We ensure the right people, with the correct technical skills, are deployed immediately.