Estimator - Cork

Bid, Estimating, Planning & Buying
Ref: 6962 Date Posted: Friday 26 Jan 2024


The Company

Leading construction company are on the lookout for an experienced Estimator to join their commercial team in Cork to work on current and ongoing projects.

Our client works in Ireland, Northern Ireland, England with projects in residential, hospitality, commercial. They invest in their people, and will develop your career and enable you to grow professionally.

A brilliant opportunity to develop your career with a well-established contractor whilst earning an enticing salary!

The Role

  • Reporting to the directors you will work closely with all areas of the business (including the contracts managers and site managers) ensuring the effective undertaking of estimating duties.
  • Process initial inquiries and preparing tender submissions.
  • Manage and control costs on projects and prepare cost value comparisons and projected final accounts.
  • Review, approve, sign off weekly / monthly labour, sub-contractor and materials invoices/orders.
  • Prepare take offs and undertake estimates and final account settlements.
  • Researching, sourcing and negotiating best quotes from subcontractors /suppliers.
  • Liaising with key members of the project team and liaising with clients and subcontractors
  • Prepare take offs and undertake estimates and final account settlements.
  • Mark up enquiries to be sent out to the supply chain, organise bills of quantities production and obtain material quotes where necessary
  • Monitor sub-contractor performance and record additional works for presentation to project teams.

What you need

  • Hold Degree in a relevant construction subject
  • Motivated, driven and works well within team
  • Experience in the water and wastewater sector
  • Proficient in using Microsoft Excel and Word
  • 2-5 years experience


For any more information on the role please contact Fionnuala Lambe on 015314886 or 02830898345.

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