Estimator | EPCM | Dublin

Contact Mark Rigney
  • Salary: €75,000 - €85,000
  • Location: IrelandLeinsterDublin
  • Sector: Pharma & Life Sciences

Sonas Technical are currently recruiting for an Estimator to work for a global billion euro EPCM firm. Our client has a preference for a permanent hire, the successful person will receive a strong renumeration package and be based in South Dublin.

Company Overview:

  • Our client a Global EPCM firm, (Engineering, Procurement and Construction Management), are currently on the lookout for an Estimator to work on major projects in the manufacturing, food & beverage and pharmaceutical industries.
  • The successful person will join a client facing main contractor who operates predominately in the industrial GMP Environments.
  • Our client is looking for a permanent hire.
  • Opportunity to join a multi billion company breaking out in the Irish and European markets with Ireland as their HQ.

Why Apply with Sonas? 

  • Working directly with the MD and senior leadership team to fill this role
  • Project Manager in Construction Industry. Salary, Education & Job ResponsibilitiesOne point of contact – we will manage all of your applications, interviews & contract negotiations
  • Early access to other opportunities not yet posted on jobs boards

Key Responsibilities:

  • Take ownership of the project and complete the estimate from start to finish
  • Taking receipt of the tender documentation, preparing the project overview identifying the scope required and the tender returns required.
  • Analyse drawings, specifications, tender agenda and all other documentation to ascertain the work elements need to be measured and priced for inclusion in the Bill of Quantities.
  • Obtain quotation from the local market from vendors or subcontractors.
  • Examining these quotations for scope gaps and variances and inputting correct figures into the bid.
  • Work with construction team to obtain rates reflecting actual costs on previous projects, and lessons learned from previous projects.
  • Schedule these changes and apply rates for updated/revised tender bid submissions.
  • Assist with any value engineering proposals by identifying and providing costs for same.
  • Time is of the essence in preparing Bill of Quantities, so it is essential the candidate can demonstrate this competency using approximate quantities and composite rates where necessary.
  • Involved in full tender process from beginning to completion.
  • Liaising with relevant parties on an on-going basis.

Key Requirements:

  • Degree qualified in Quantity Surveying
  • 5+ years’ experience in Quantity Surveying/Estimating role
  • Strong attention to detail and the ability to work well under strict deadlines essential
  • Excellent communication and time management
  • Self-driven, results-oriented with a positive outlook, and a clear focus on high quality and business

To apply, please email your CV to or apply directly on indeed.


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