Quantity Surveyor / Mechanical Estimator

New opportunity for a Quantity Surveyor or Senior Mechanical Estimator to join a top main contractor who offer turnkey construction projects.  You will be responsible for calculating the anticipated cost of the mechanical aspects of a range of projects.

Current projects include Data Centres, Commercial, Education & Residential Care. This role will suit either an Estimator or Quantity Surveyor with 2-6 years’ experience.



  • Relevant Degree
  • 2-6 years’+ experience working as a Mechanical Estimator on M&E projects
  • Previous relevant experience working in Ireland or the UK an advantage
  • Must speak fluent English and be eligible to work in Ireland



  • Prepare and collate tenders based on scope of work, plans and specifications
  • Source and categorise pre-project information
  • Quantify material, plant and labour requirements for relevant projects
  • Prepare cost reports and detailed estimates
  • Analyse sub-contractor quotations, checking inclusions and exclusions
  • Negotiate prices with suppliers and sub-contractors
  • Create a procurement schedule for the project
  • Issue tender queries and prepare tender reports
  • Prepare data for client presentations
  • Complete the final handover to the project team
  • Conduct periodic review of work practices to identify appropriate cost saving measures



  • Basic salary circa €60K-€70K+
  • 5% Pension scheme
  • Health care
  • Subsidised gym fees


If you are a Mechanical Estimator or Quantity Surveyor considering a career move, please send your CV or contact Jennie Hoare on 086 609 8473 for a confidential discussion. INDARC