Job Description

Estimator (Intermediate)

Co. Dublin, Ireland
€50,000 - €65,000 per annum
Ref: jb.est.sdub.wk7

Estimator (Intermediate)

South Dublin

€50-65k + Attractive package

Required for Tier-1 main contractor who are undertaking large building & civil projects across Ireland & Europe.

Currently requires an Estimator (Intermediate level) to be based in South Dublin. The ideal candidate will come from an estimating background, and have relevant recent Irish/UK experience. Hybrid available one day per week.

Key Responsibilities

Cost Estimation:

  • Prepare detailed cost estimates for materials, labor, equipment, and other resources required for the project.
  • Maintain knowledge of competitive advantages in the industry to aid bidding process
  • Obtain accurate quotes for materials and systems to establish accurate cost estimates

Bid Preparation:

  • Assist in the preparation of bids and proposals for projects.
  • Collaborate with the bidding team to develop competitive pricing strategies.


  • Communicate effectively with internal teams, clients, subcontractors, and suppliers.
  • Clarify project requirements and negotiate pricing with vendors and subcontractors.


  • Maintain accurate records of cost estimates, bid proposals, and related documentation.
  • Update estimates based on changes in project scope or specifications.


  • Bachelor's degree in construction management, engineering, finance, or a related field.
  • 3-6 years' previous experience as an Estimator or in a relevant role is preferred.
  • Familiarity with Building and Civil projects.
  • Proficiency in using estimating software and tools.


Pension, Life insurance, Income Protection, Continuous Professional Development (CPD)

Lifestyle Benefits (Bike to work scheme, Employee Assistance Program)

Contact for more info or call 01-632-1200 to discuss in confidence

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