Estimator/QS – Co. Monaghan

Salary: Negotiable (SBOE)

Our client, a well regarded mid-sized main contractor, are seeking to add an Estimator to their team in Monaghan. The company in question have been in operation for over 40 years and have experience in delivering projects in various sectors such as Healthcare, Education, Commercial and Local Authority Sectors and have built up a strong reputation. This a full time permanent position.

Role Description:Estimator

  • Manage all aspects of the tendering process within the company
  • Break down tenders and issue to supply chain to tender
  • Collate and analyse returned tenders to ensure a compliant tender is achieved
  • Prepare and present cost/risk analysis
  • Manage all aspects of tender including technical and financial assessments
  • Liaise with senior construction person regarding construction methodologies and program
  • Chair project preliminaries and tender finalisation with Senior Management
  • Auditing and reporting on sub-contractor/suppliers’ returns

Skills and Requirements: 

  • Minimum 3+ years’ experience in an estimating or quantity surveying role in the UK or Ireland
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Ability to read, understand and organise construction plans and specifications
  • Strong organisational and problem solving skills
  • Ability to work independently while exercising great judgement
  • Advanced knowledge in Microsoft Office (Excel, Project, Powerpoint, Word, Outlook)
  • Strong ability to multitask, prioritise and work well under pressure to meet established deadlines