Estimator

  • BSS Building Staff Solutions
  • Dublin, Ireland
  • Oct 11, 2018
Permanent Estimator

Job Description

Building Staff Solutions (BSS) are seeking applications for the position of Estimator role. Our client is a progressive and expanding Specialist Contractor looking for a professional to join their team.

Your Responsibilities

  • Analyse Architects drawings, shop drawings and surveys to prepare material take-offs, cost, time, and labour estimates.
  • Review and comment on project documents, specifications etc.
  • Prepare quantity take-offs for use in determining estimates and project budgets.
  •  Create a schedule of values for approved construction projects.
  • Consult with clients, contractors and in-house staff to discuss and formulate estimates.
  • Liaise with engineers, architects, contractors and subcontractors for adjustments to cost estimates.
  • Prepare estimates used by management for purposes such as planning, organizing and scheduling work.
  • Prepare estimates for use in selecting subcontractors.
  • Review material and labour requirements for the purpose of deciding the most cost-effective manner to perform the noted work, either by self-performing or subcontracting the work scope.
  • Qualify and “level” subcontractor and supplier/vendor quotes, to assure proper coverage and scopes are identified and included in all estimates.
  • Compile an estimating versus actual cost database, for use in ongoing pricing exercises, and to establish a bidding history and archive

What you need to have

  • Must be fluent in Microsoft Office, Excel & LogiKal and have experience with MS Project.
  • Knowledge of current glazing systems, glass and Architectural cladding systems
  • The ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously is a must.

What you get in return

  • Excellent working environment

 If you are interested in this role, Please click apply or contact Michael on 01 707 1012 today

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A competitive Salary is on offer for this position in line with experience.