Lead Estimator - Water and Wastewater - Galway

Location: Ireland

EUR 65,000 - 80,000

Job Type: Perm

Industry: Engineering-Design-Jobs

Job ID: JO-1902-12844

Consultant: Elaine Burke

Are you a Senior Civils Estimator with several years’ experience working with a main contractor or multi-discipline sub-contractor on water and wastewater projects?

Are you interested in a role in Galway with a leading Design & Build Contractor?

If you are interested in discussing this role further, contact Elaine on +353-1-9696684 or send your CV to elaine@jobcontax.com

Lead Estimator - Water and Wastewater - Galway


Our client is one of Ireland’s leading specialist Environmental, Water and Wastewater design & build Contractors.

Job Description

Assessment of technical requirements

Assessment and/or preparation of tender stage design details required for process, mechanical, hydraulic and electrical/ICA estimates.

Preparation of detailed cost estimates

Analysis of engineering drawings

Material take-offs

Preparation of sub-contractor and supplier enquiries and contract documents

Liaison with clients, sub-contractors and specialist suppliers

Liaison with in-house engineering design teams and specialist sub-consultants

Assessment of different options and solutions

Preparation of CAPEX and TOTEX models

Attending pre and post tender meetings/presentations


Degree in Mechanical / Electrical / Civil Engineering or Quantity Surveying

Strong background in the engineering of water and wastewater contracts including design and delivery of process, mechanical and electrical infrastructure and relevant contract forms, legislation and standards

Estimating experience in the water and wastewater sector.

Strong technical competency in water and wastewater processes and infrastructure.

The ability to work independently and to manage inputs from a range of specialist suppliers and in-house staff

Excellent interpersonal and team-working skills

Be results oriented

Strong commercial acumen

The ability to work in a high pace project orientated environment.

Good computer skills, especially Microsoft Excel, and ideally some experience of planning software and estimating software


€65k - €80k depending on experience - open to negotiation for the right person


Elaine Burke is the consultant managing this position. 

If you have any queries about this role, you can contact him by e-mail elaine@jobcontax.com or phone +353-1-9696684


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