• Anywhere

Estimator required for a well-established and progressive Main Building Contractor in South Dublin. The successful Estimator will be responsible for of a range of projects in various sectors.



  • The Estimator will be responsible for the preparation of tenders
  • Conduct periodic review of work practices to identify appropriate cost saving measures
  • Quantify material, plant and labour requirements for relevant projects
  • Analyse sub-contractor quotations, checking inclusions and exclusions
  • Negotiate prices with suppliers and sub-contractors
  • Issue tender queries and prepare tender reports
  • Source and categorise pre-project information
  • Create a procurement schedule for the project
  • Prepare cost reports and detailed estimates
  • Complete the final handover to the project team



  • Relevant Degree or Trade background
  • The Estimator must have 5 years’+ experience working as an estimator for a main building contractor or similar
  • Must have experience working in Ireland or the UK 
  • Good communication skills and proven track record in taking tenders from pricing through to final client award
  • Ability to work as both part of a team and on their own initiative
  • The successful Estimator must be in Ireland or the UK at present and be eligible to work in Ireland without requiring a work permit. 



  • Salary circa €65,000 to €75,000 – doe
  • Pension
  • Travel allowance / company vehicle
  • CPD – Support for college courses


If you are an Estimator looking for your next career move, please send your CV or call Declan Hasson for a confidential discussion. We will not send your cv to any client without your permission. GPC is a specialist construction recruitment consultancy based in Dublin with more than 23 years’ experience working in the recruitment of construction professionals within Ireland and Internationally.