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Principal Estimator Job - Medium Civils Contractor - Kildare - Salary DOE

Your new company
Your new company functions as a main contractor and PSCS in the public and private sector. They carry out large civil and infrastructural work that includes urban and rural roadworks, water mains installation, public parks and Industrial, commercial, retail/institutional and residential building work. They take pride in the highly trained and skilled personnel they recruit to perform to their high standards in quality and safety. With over 20 years working in the civil engineering and building sectors they have built lasting relationships with their clients, while maintaining ISO and CIF accreditation in environmental management and health and safety.
Your new role
As the Principal Estimator you will be based in the company’s head office reporting to the Commercial Director. Your brief is to complete the commercial and technical elements of the tender process, qualification submissions and update pricing libraries. You will be required to attend site when necessary. As the company use direct labour and own plant an essential part of the role is to build up rates from first principals.
What you'll need to succeed
You will have 5+ years estimating experience in similar areas to that of the company, these include airport infrastructure, port works, roadworks, utilities, electricity stations. Preferably a good working knowledge of Standard forms of Contract (Public Works, NEC, Engineer’s Ireland, FIDIC, JCT) Principle Civils Method of Measurement (CESMM and NRA/TII documents or UK equivalents) and Software; such as MS Office Suite, AutoCAD. Training on company software will be provided.
What you'll get in return
You will receive a salary that reflects your experience. Along with your salary you will avail of membership to the Company’s Group Insurance Scheme and Health Insurance schemes after 1 years’ service.
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