Estimator - Main Contractor

Location: Ireland

EUR 55,000 - 75,000

Job Type: Perm

Industry: Construction-Infrastructure-Jobs

Job ID: JO-2001-21994

Consultant: Sheila McNeice

Are you an Estimator with 3+ years experience working within the construction industry?

Would you like to work for one of the leading main contractors in Limerick?

If you are interested in discussing this role further, contact Diarmuid on +353-1-6854644 or send your CV to

Estimator - Main Contractor - Limerick

Job Description

Our client is a Main Construction Contractor with buildings projects are in Munster and nationwide.

They have successfully completed projects across a range of sectors including Restoration / Refurbishment, Hospitality, Commercial, Industrial, Healthcare and Pharmaceutical..

Ability to review tender documentation (Drawings, Specifications, BOQ’s, Schedules, contracts etc) and manage tender bid from receipt of tender enquiry to submission of final tender bid. 

Issue material and trade enquiries to supply chain and obtain quotes from subcontractors and suppliers; 

Analyse, evaluate and perform risk analysis on supplier and subcontract packages and checking inclusions and exclusions.

Reviewing tender enquiries and tender analysis for projects and advise of any concerns or value engineering details as appropriate.

Identify opportunities and deficits in the tender documents that provide commercial leverage.

Assist in compiling submissions of inclusions, exclusions, clarifications and program of works.

Liaising and reporting to senior management in relation to on-going project submissions.


Must have strong analytical and numeracy skills to accurately evaluate detailed specifications, cost and risk.

Must be detail orientated

Must have a detailed knowledge of the latest processes, materials, and costs.

Working as part of a team, they should be a good communicator and have good time-management skills and be able to work under pressure and to deadlines.

Ideally professionally qualified RICS / MCIOB or similar or degree qualified


€50,000 - €75,000 depending on experience

Excellent Company Benefits


Diarmuid Reidy is the consultant managing this position.

If you are an Estimator interested in roles based in Limerick, you can contact Diarmuid by e-mail or phone +353-1-6854644 for a confidential chat.

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