Estimator – Main Contractor – Leinster / Munster / Remote Working

Role:                     Estimator – Main Contractor (Leinster / Munster / Remote Working)

Salary Guide:    Excellent Salary & package negotiable depending on level of experience


CapEx are recruiting on behalf of a Main Contractor. They are looking to bring in an Estimator to join their team on a permanent basis and are flexible on location working remotely or through on of their offices in Leinster or Munster regions.

Flexibility exists with the position with options on a number of work locations to finalise tenders and tie in with the Directors as required.


About the role:

  • Working with a company that emphasise employee development and promote from within
  • Join one of Ireland’s most progressive Main Contractors.
  • Competitive salary package and excellent career development opportunity


Main duties will include, but not be limited to:

  • Responsible for the preparation of the tender with assistance from the pre-construction team.
  • Upon receipt of tender documents, review and prepare a report, including tender deliverables.
  • Undertake a site inspection and prepare a report. Compile an appropriate risk register and update accordingly.
  • Prepare and send out Tender enquiries to supply chain and review quotations received.
  • Prepare Tender sum analysis, priced document/Bill of Quantities. Cross check/take off quantities from drawings as required.
  • Attend, both internal and external tender review meetings with the procurement team.
  • Liaise with Design Consultants to obtain design information and review value engineering proposals/construction processes.
  • Prepare post tender valuation of submission to the construction team.
  • File tender documentation in accordance with the company procedure.
  • Attend handover meeting to brief the construction team
  • Review production analysis and update.


You will ideally possess the following:

  • Degree qualification in Construction Management or Quantity Surveying
  • Proven experience within a similar position
  • Good working knowledge of MS Excel
  • You will need to be self-motivated and will be expected to work on their own initiative, but proactively with a team


The Next Step

To register your interest, or for more information regarding this position or other opportunities, please contact Mike Lee in confidence


Phone:                  01 513 3301

Mobile:                086 827 5043



If this role isn’t right for you but you are interested in a confidential discussion about other opportunities, please feel free to contact me anytime to discuss.

As our office may not be reached in the normal way due to new COVID 19 work practices, please follow up directly and ensure you leave a voicemail if unable to reach the required person and we will endeavour to get back to you as soon as possible.

CapEx Recruitment having received your cv to a particular position, are making the reasonable assumption that you are actively seeking a new position, therefore as part of our normal recruitment service we will discuss other suitable opportunities with you. If you do not wish to be contacted about other opportunities please let us know so you can opt out at any point.  For further information please refer to the Privacy Notice on our website.

Apply now

    If you don't have OneDrive, Google Drive or Dropbox installed on your device, you will need to upload documents via a desktop machine, or laptop.

    Latest Careers

    View All

    To register your interest, or for more information, please contact Mike Lee in confidence on 01-513 3301 or