Midwest, Ireland

€Neg + Package


PJ Personnel are actively working alongside a leading Tier 1 Build and Civil main contractor. Due to their continuous growth, they are actively seeking an experienced Estimator to join their Midwest based team on a permanent basis.

The Estimator is required to work within a highly motivated team, delivering both Design & Build and Traditional bids covering a range of civil disciplines including highways, energy, waste water, water and waste management, industrial and commercial projects.

Responsibilities Include:

  • 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.
  • File tender documentation in accordance with the company procedure.
  • Attend handover meeting to brief the construction team.
  • Review production analysis and update.


  • The Successful Candidate will be expected to work on their own initiative, but proactively with a team to produce detailed and competitive tender submissions. The Estimator must have prior experience pricing projects from €0.5m up to €100m.
  • Appropriate Academic and Construction Qualification, with detailed civil engineering 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.
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in estimating
  • Previous experience with Evaluate estimating software would be preferable but not essential.
  • Previous Experience with safe software 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 on 093 30029 to discuss further.