Graduate Estimating Assistant (Utilities & General Engineering Contractor)

Contact Cian Kavanagh
  • Salary: 50,000 - 60,000
  • Location: IrelandCorkMunster
  • Sector: Civils & Utilities

Our Client, a multi award-winning Utilities & General Engineering Contractor is looking for a Graduate Estimating Assistant to join their team in San Francisco. Proud of their Irish roots, our client is offering a $5,000 relocation bonus to successful candidates as well as visa support.

Since 1982, our client has successfully constructed over 550 heavy underground projects, many involved complex shoring, difficult ground/site conditions and heavy dewatering systems. With extensive experience working in congested urban areas and in rural areas with a variety of environmental constraints throughout California, they are experts with all permitting and safety requirements. Our client have also been involved in Design-Build and Design-Assist projects.

The ideal candidate :

  • Experience of drafting and responding to tender requests.
  • Experience managing the tendering process within a professional services environment.
  • Experience in a deadline-driven role.
  • Experience of managing large volumes of tenders is essential.
  • Strong commercial awareness.
  • Excellent communication, project management, time management, decision making and analytical skills.
  • Minimum 2 years experience in a similar role
  • Bachelor’s Degree Level or with significant relevant business development and commercial experience

Duties of the role :

  • Tracking & Downloading Tenders in collaboration with other team members.
  • Uploading and Sharing Tender Information in collaboration with Tender
  • Managing tender clarifications and other bid queries
  • Submitting completed tenders
  • Checking through a submission before final sign off & submitting same
  • Preparing a report on what is required for a particular Tender
  • This would involve analyzing a suitable tender/pre-qual/QW2 and breaking down what input is required from the Project or Tender teams.
  • Attending Tender Meetings/Contract Start Meetings
  • Bid & Framework Preparation in collaboration with Tender Team

*Graduate training program will be provided.

To apply please send your CV to

Tags: civil engineering

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