Estimator/QS

  • 3D Personnel
  • County Tipperary, Ireland
  • Apr 10, 2019
Permanent Estimator

Job Description

Vacancy: Estimator/QS

Location: Co. Tipperary

Salary: €55k

 

3D's client are a long established, medium sized, progressive company. Over the last 30 years, our client has developed a reputation in civils projects.  By maintaining strong relationships with their clients most contracts are repeated; in doing so a standard of excellence is maintained and delivered for all clients.

3D personnel’s client is currently looking to employ an Estimator/QS to be based in Tipperary area.

 

Roles & Responsibilities of Estimator/QS:

 

  • Understand contract obligations and any other undertakings to the client
  • Be responsible for submitting interim and final claims.
  • Ensure close co-operation with the Framework Manager as regards assessment of progress, identification and evaluation of variations and additions to the original contract work.
  • Liaise with the Framework Manager to ensure that claims issued are comprehensive.
  • Identify increases in materials and/or labour, as appropriate.
  • Ensure valuations & invoices are issued promptly.
  • Report in detail as required by the Framework Manager, on the financial status of the project.
  • Maintain accurate records.
  • Negotiate, as necessary, with clients and/or their representatives.
  • Ensure follow up on claiming retentions as they fall due.

 

Qualification & Education Requirements:

  • 3rd Level Qualification (Degree/Diploma) in Construction Economics/Quantity Surveying, or equivalent.
  • 3 - 5 years + experience working as an Estimator/Quantity Surveyor, preferably with a Main Contractor.
  • Excellent reporting, analytical and computer skills.
  • Full clean driving licence.