Intermediate Estimator - Mayo

Bid, Estimating, Planning & Buying
Ref: 6535 Date Posted: Wednesday 04 Oct 2023

Senior Estimator                      Mayo


The Company

A leading contractor in the West of Ireland who have over 50 years’ experience in building and civils is on the lookout for an experienced estimator to join their commercial team in County Mayo.

They have worked on multiple projects within numerous sectors including residential, education, industrial, civil engineering, commercial and retail, all within the Connaught region.

They are looking for a candidate with a strong background in residential and commercial construction to work on upcoming projects in the Mayo area. 

As an experienced estimator, you will bring your expertise and knowledge to support and assist the team. A brilliant opportunity for the right candidate to develop their 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

  • A higher-level qualification in Quantity Surveying, Construction, Engineering, Commercial Management or a related field
  • 3+ years’ experience
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Outlook and Excel
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills


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


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