Job Description

Estimating Assistant

Estimating Assistant candidates should have a third level qualification, ideally in Engineering or Quantity Surveying and training will be provided in proprietary estimating software and company systems. Ideal candidate will have 0 – 3 years experience in a similar role but we are willing to consider graduates with limited experience. See below job outline:

Reporting to the Estimating Director

Your duties will include, but not be limited to, the following:

  • Obtaining tender and pre-qualification documents and distributing within the Estimating department
  • Subcontractor and material supplier enquiries
  • Checking of contract documents
  • Quantity measurement and take offs from drawings
  • Maintaining supplier and subcontractor databases including sourcing of vendors in new and existing business units
  • Assisting with pre-qualification submissions
  • Creating tenders within the company’s proprietary estimating software package
  • Comparing subcontract and material quotations
  • Tracking enquiries and investigating queries
  • Assisting estimators in tender submissions
  • Compilation of tender and pre-qualification submissions
  • General Estimating Assistant duties
  • Working within a team and to time deadlines is vital.
  • If you are interested in this role, Please click apply or contact us on 01 7071012

Established in 2005, Building Staff Solutions (BSS) are one of Ireland’s leading outsourced solutions provider and recruitment specialists. We provide managed solutions within the construction and industrial sectors as well as temporary and permanent recruitment solutions for a variety of industries, providing qualified staff for short-term & permanent placements. BSS have a proven expertise in Construction, Industrial, Financial Services, Accountancy & Finance, Administrative Support and Sales & Marketing working with some of the largest companies and organisations in Ireland and the UK.

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