Estimator - Construction

Job: Estimator - Construction
Location: Cork
Salary: Negotiable DOE

Overview of the position:
The position of Estimator supports the ongoing company growth plans for the division and is a very important role in achieving the companies long term growth targets.

The Estimator is responsible for preparing and/or coordinating the preparation of full estimates on large and complex projects as required by client's documents and provides complete conceptual and total bid price.
The role will involve communicating with and supporting the sales team and suppliers.

Strong communication skills and an attention to detail are required.

Further essential skills are the ability to review/understand construction drawings and documentation.

The candidate will have the ability to manage their own time, have work completed in a timely manner whilst working well under pressure.

Enjoy being part of the team and take pride in achieving targets.

While also have a strong technical knowledge with the ability to take on technical information quickly.

Full product training will be provided.

Estimator Responsibilities:

Be part of the estimating team operating in an efficient manner and deliver estimates and technical supporting documents in a timely and organised manner
Preparation of Estimates/Quotations for all products within the company
Administration of the Tender/Estimating process
Analysis of pre- tender documentation including Specifications, Architectural Drawings, Bill of Quantities and Contract Documents
Dealing with the company’s supply chain partners in the course of preparing estimates and tenders
Analysis of prices from the company’s suppliers
Presentation of entire cost build-up of estimates for margin agreement
Submission of estimates and tenders to the company’s customers
Compiling and presentation of Technical Submittals for the various projects
Attending presentations and meetings as required from time to time

Estimator Requirements:

Attention to Detail
Strong Excel skills
Analysing technical Information
Ability to read and understand construction drawings
Strong time management skills

Due to the urgency of this vacancy, it is not possible for our client at this time to consider anyone without the appropriate work permits, visas or sponsorship's already in place.

Therefore, we are unable to consider candidates who do not have full authorisation to work in the UK.

Applications submitted without the necessary visa in place will not be considered.
If the position above is of interest to you and you would like to know more, please call 086 0405288 in complete confidence.

  • Location: Cork, Republic of Ireland
  • Salary:
  • Type: Permanent
  • Recruiter: Elk Recruitment
  • Posted: 17-Nov-2023
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