Junior Estimator

  • Anywhere

Junior Estimator required for a well-established and progressive Main Building Contractor in South Dublin.  The successful Junior Estimator will be responsible for of a range of projects in various sectors.  Our client will consider a Junior QS who wants to move into this area.



  • The Estimator will assist in the preparation of tenders
  • 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
  • Help Create a procurement schedule for the project
  • Prepare cost reports and detailed estimates
  • Assist in the complete the final handover to the project team




  • Relevant Degree or Trade background
  • The Estimator must have 2 years’+ experience working as an estimator or QS for a main building contractor
  • 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




  • Salary circa €40k – €50k
  • Pension
  • CPD – Support for college courses


If you are an Junior  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.