Estimator - Dublin

Bid, Estimating, Planning & Buying
Ref: 1000 Date Posted: Friday 08 Jan 2021
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Opportunity for an Estimator in a well established main contractor based in Dublin.

INFORM3 Recruitment

Intermediate Estimator


The Company

A well-established main contractor based in the Dublin area with a broad portfolio of projects ranging from residential, hospitality, and large fit outs. This contractor has been established for 40 years and works on projects from 10-20 million. With an ever-growing commercial team you will have the opportunity to work with the Estimating Manager who has 40 years’ experience on large scale residential projects.



  • Experience in taking off and pricing residential projects.
  • Conversant in all major forms of contract, particularly JCT.
  • Experience in using Microsoft Office especially Excel.
  • Has experience using other forms of taking off and estimating software.
  • Team player working with a Tier 2 contractor


The Job

  • To set up Estimating Files upon receipt of enquiries, both electronically and paper completing any further filing/addendums as they arise.
  • To complete and maintain archives.
  • Significantly interfaces with all supply chain members from both suppliers and subcontractors on all aspects associated with tenders from enquiry to contract award.
  • To chase supplier, sub-contractor and manufacturer quotations
  • To complete estimating tasks.
  • To undertake any other general support and administration duties as will be required from time to time.
  • To provide support and assistance to colleagues, and accounts team in peak periods.


The Candidate

  • Good understanding of the construction industry and building process
  • Highly organised and able to plan and prioritise
  • Analytical and accurate
  • Excellent communicator and able to build and maintains excellent working relationships
  • Able to work under pressure
  • Preferable experience working with a comparable house builder
  • Preferable to have relevant estimator qualifications
  • Able to deal with tough negotiations and pressures of fast paced environment
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills to communicate with clients and colleagues
  • First class time management skills
  • Practical team player with a hands-on style
  • Excellent written and oral skills
  • Attention to detail


To apply for this position click apply or contact Jayne Kerr for more information on 015314886 or 02830898345 

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