Posted Wednesday 13 October 2021
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Senior Estimator - Progressive Main Contractor - High End Projects

Ireland, Dublin

€85,000 - €90,000 (Negotiable) + vehicle + package

The Main Contractor:

A thriving Irish Main Contractor with a wide variety of projects across the Dublin area including large data centres, high rise apartments, hotels and pharma projects. They currently have a need for an experienced Estimator based in their Dublin office with flexible working conditions a possibility.


Estimator Skills:

The Estimator role would suit an experienced, delivery orientated individual with 10+ years Estimating experience.

  • A third level qualification in Quantity Surveying / Estimating or similar field
  • 10+ years’ experience in a similar role
  • Good knowledge of general construction contracts, relevant legislation and standards
  • Proven estimating experience with a Main Contractor on commercial / data centre / residential projects.


As Estimator:

  • The successful candidate will be involved in tendering for construction projects.
  • Prepare and manage cost estimates
  • Sourcing subcontractor and supplier quotations 
  • Analysing information for ambiguity, risk and qualification and seeking clarification where necessary. 
  • Follow up of submission and tender documents
  • Post Tender Negotiations
  • Assist in the ongoing development of systems and procedures used in tendering and will keep up to date with contractual changes and other developments in the construction industry


What you’ll get in return:

The package is negotiable depending on experience but expected to be in the region of €85,000 - €90,000 + vehicle + package, depending on experience, and the opportunity to work with one of the regions most successful Main Contractors.


How to apply:

If you’re interested in this role, click ‘apply now’ to forward an up-to-date CV to or call us now on +44 (0)7881229823.


The Breagh Team

Breagh Recruitment are the go to specialist construction and engineering recruitment consultants across the UK and Ireland, with an ethos based on flexibility, hard work and a bit of good old common sense. We live within these core values servicing our clients and candidates on a daily basis.

Key roles we recruit for include: Health & Safety managers, project managers, construction managers, site engineers, quantity surveyors, civil engineers, site agents, estimators, buyers, bid managers and site supervisors, across Ireland and the UK.