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  • Sector:

    Professional & Technical Jobs

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  • Salary:

    €70,000 - €80,000 + Package

  • Contact:

    Sarah Smyth

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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€70,000 - €80,000 + Package

3D Personnel are working with a well-recognised large scale Irish main contractor. Due to their continued expansion, they are actively seeking an experienced Job Summary Estimator to join Cork based team on a permanent basis working on large scale projects up to €40m.

The ideal candidate is required to work within a highly motivated team, delivering both Design & Build and Traditional bids covering a range of disciplines.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the preparation of the tender with assistance from the pre-construction team.
  • Upon receipt of tender documents, review and prepare a report, including tender deliverables.
  • Undertake a site inspection and prepare a report. Compile an appropriate risk register and update accordingly.
  • Prepare and send out Tender enquiries to supply chain and review quotations received.
  • Prepare Tender sum analysis, priced document/Bill of Quantities. Cross check/take off quantities from drawings as required.
  • Attend, both internal and external tender review meetings with the procurement team.
  • Liaise with Design Consultants to obtain design information and review value engineering proposals/construction processes.
  • Prepare post tender valuation of submission to the construction team.
  • Deal with design team post tender queries.
  • File tender documentation in accordance with the company procedure.
  • Attend handover meeting to brief the construction team
  • Review production analysis and update.


  • Appropriate Academic and Construction Qualification, with detailed Building and Fit-out Knowledge.
  • Good communication skills to communicate with all members of the pre-construction/procurement team, Clients, Consultants and Directors.
  • Membership of a professional institution.
  • Proven estimating experience in Building and fit-out knowledge.
  • Min. of 5 years’ experience in estimating.
  • Preferable experience in Design and Build projects, Main Contractor, CSA Contractor and Fit-Out.
  • Previous Experience and working knowledge of BuildSoft and Conquest would also be preferable but not essential.
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft office package.

To register your interest in this position, please forward a copy of your latest cv to Sarah or call me today to discuss further.