Estimator / Quantity Surveyor - Down

Bid, Estimating, Planning & Buying
Ref: 1212 Date Posted: Wednesday 24 Feb 2021
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Civils & Groundwork company looking Estimator/QS in Warrenpoint


Estimator / Quantity Surveyor - Warrenpoint


 The Company

Small Civils and Groundworks company are looking to bring on an Estimator/Quantity Surveyor.  Working on projects with residential/ schools/universities/ commercial developments and the waterways. This company place heavy emphasis on the training and investment of their staff ensuring their workforce is skilled to the best of their potential and ensuring that workers and clients establish long lasting relationships.


The Role

  • Fully understand tender documentation
  • Engage with contracts managers ensuring there is a clear plan and programme of delivery
  • Understand the build requirements and techniques, assess subcontract requirements, assemble enquiry documentation and issue
  • Understand construction programming and planning
  • Develop mitigation strategies as appropriate
  • From first principles, produce accurate costs, access value engineering and risk issues and provide a comprehensive tender submission, anticipating changes in the marketplace
  • Work closely with others across the business to gain an understanding of the project and use the advice gained from previous experience
  • Understand design and understand the impact of individual / combined disciplines on the tender
  • Be able as appropriate to work on more than one project at a time
  • Present tender submission for approval ensuring a true and accurate picture of the tender is communicated
  • Finalise project at tender adjudication
  • Answer queries and undertake any negotiations
  • Handover successful bids with contracts team providing clarity on the bid itself and programme of works


What you need

  • Degree, HNC in construction / quantity surveying or equivalent
  • Experience with civils/groundwork.
  • 4+years experience
  • Proficient on Microsoft Office & Excel
  • Self-motivated and organised


For any more information on the role please contact Jayne Kerr on 015314886 or 0289089345.

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