Intermediate Civil Estimator

Contact Cian Kavanagh
  • Salary: €40,000 - €55,000
  • Location: IrelandMunsterCork
  • Sector: Civils & Utilities

Our Client is on the lookout for a Intermediate Civil Estimator to join their growing team based out of their Cork Office.

• Review RFQ’s when received to understand the scope so the tender can enter a Go/No
go process with senior management.
• Line up/make contact with contractors to price the civil elements of the work these can
be region specific dependent on the tender location.
• Complete a take off from the drawings provided in order to develop an in house BOQ.
• Compose and send out requests for quotation for the supply of material and subcontract
• Take part in design review meetings in order to present value engineering options for the
• Travel to site visits as required by the tender process.
• Review the employer requirements for the tender to ensure all information is captured
and included in the offer.
• Review of received quotes for technical compliance and cost comparison to ensure most
cost effective technically compliant quote is used.
• Identify and cost any potential value engineering options – deviations from scope which
may offer cost savings to the project.
• Liaise with engineering department and electrical estimator to correctly understand cable
& equipment sizing for correct duct sizes and foundation plinths.
• Work with the project planner to complete a tender programme for the civil works.
• Review prelims for construction period with operation team prior to bid being submitted.
• Organise and handover secured projects to the operation team if successful in the
tender process.
• Participate in pre and post bid meetings as required with client.

• Degree or specific trade qualified.
• Construction experience.
• IT Literacy (Microsoft Office)
• Familiar with Auto Cad.
• Motivated self-starter with the determination and drive to succeed
• Attention to detail
• Keen interest in learning & professional development

To apply please email your CV to

Intermediate Civil Estimator | Cork | Sonas Recruitment

Tags: Estimator

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