Senior Estimator - Civil - Kildare

Location: Ireland

EUR 65,000 - 80,000

Job Type: Perm

Industry: Construction-Infrastructure-Jobs

Job ID: JO-1902-12811

Consultant: Elaine Burke

Are you a degree qualified Estimator with 5+ years experience on civil projects?

Would you like to work for one of Ireland's leading Civil and Building Contractors?

If so, please email a copy of your CV to or call 01 969 6684.

Senior Estimator - Civil - Kildare


​Our client is one of Ireland's leading Civil & Building Contractors with operations throughout the country.

Job Description

The Senior Estimator’s role is to lead estimates for civil engineering works in accordance with Company estimating systems and procedures, working with other members of tender teams to develop competitive and precise tender submissions. 

Undertake estimates in accordance with Company procedures

Lead team of estimators for larger tenders, mentoring and developing junior estimators Identify opportunity and risk during tender process

Liaise with the business unit, Bid Manager and Planner to agree methodology and principles Maintain register of key assumptions within estimate

Manage external designers

Maintain tender estimate file

Maintain the risk & opportunity register

Provide indicative pricing support for business development

Obtain feedback from site teams on estimating adequacy and current costs

Present basis of estimate and key assumptions

Maintain notes of adjudication meetings

Prepare estimating handover packs in accordance company procedures

Maintain notes of handover meeting

Provide ongoing support to site teams relating to estimate and key assumptions

Obtain commercial and engineering feedback from our sites


Level 8 Engineering Degree 

Estimating and or site experience in motorways, roadworks, bridges, marine works, water and civils

Proven track record working on civil engineering tenders with an upper range €50 - €100m

Proficient with Microsoft Office products, expert user of CCS Candy estimating software or similar

Excellent time management and deadline focused  


Salary €65k - €80k depending on experience

Excellent company benefits


Elaine Burke is the consultant managing this position.

If you have any queries about this role, you can contact her by e-mail or phone +353-91-9696684


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