• 3D Personnel
  • Kildare, Ireland
  • Mar 27, 2018
Permanent Estimator

Job Description

Vacancy: Estimator (Construction)

Location: Kildare

Salary: NEG. Depending on experience

3D Personnel’s client is one of Ireland’s largest main contractors that has undertaken some of Ireland’s largest and most prestigious projects. They have been undertaking operations for the previous 50 years and have employed of 100 people with a turnover exceeding €300 M.


3D Personnel’s client is currently seeking to recruit an experienced construction Estimator to be based in the Kildare area. The successful candidate will be a seasoned Estimator with experienced In large main contractors / developers undertaking large scale projects with a variety of uses.



  • Tender document control
  • Checking Bill of Quantities for accuracy and managing Bill of Quantity production on a Design & Build tender
  • Reviewing the Contract for each tender
  • Compiling, issuing and adjudicating subcontractor/supplier tender quotations
  • Preparing estimate Direct and Indirect Costs
  • Identifying, analysing and developing risk registers
  • Presenting estimates to the Board for review
  • Preparing tender and contract documents for submission

Job Requirements

  • 5+ years experience in a similar role; main contracting experience desirable
  • Civil Engineering or Construction related degree essential
  • Excellent time management skills and must be able to complete projects before deadlines
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills

Advanced IT skills. Experience with Candy estimating software is an advantage.